Events

2019 UBC Tropical and Geographic Medicine, Intensive Short Course

2019 UBC Tropical and Geographic Medicine, Intensive Short Course

UBC Tropical and Geographic Medicine, Intensive Short Course March 20, 2019 The main purpose of this Tropical and Geographic Medicine course is to train health professionals to learn an approach to preventing, diagnosing, evaluating, treating and managing tropical diseases. This course is the first of its kind in western Canada.  Over 250 physicians, nurses, pharmacists and […]

UBC Global Antimicrobial Resistance Symposium

UBC Global Antimicrobial Resistance Symposium

March 1st, 2018 This event has passed. Location: The Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre, UBC Vancouver Campus 1-5PM Antimicrobial resistance develops when antibiotics are overused, or misused, and encourage mutations in pathogens that will allow them to become resistant to current medicines. Bacteria are becoming resistant to antibiotics at an alarming rate. Excessive or misinformed prescribing […]

UBC Tropical and Geographic Medicine, Intensive Short Course

UBC Tropical and Geographic Medicine, Intensive Short Course

Opportunity to learn an approach to preventing, diagnosing, evaluating, treating and managing people with tropical diseases: May 2-6, 2016.

Canadian Researchers Come Together to Combat the Ebola Outbreak

Canadian Researchers Come Together to Combat the Ebola Outbreak

NGDI-UBC is working closely with CDRD to identify a novel approach to developing the next generation of therapeutic monoclonal antibodies for the prevention and treatment of Ebola.