News & Events

New research from the UBC Southern Medical Program (SMP) supports the use of telehealth in the care of Parkinson’s patients in rural communities, particularly within the Interior Health region.

Gut mucus. It may not be everyone’s favourite subject, but new research from UBC Okanagan has found it’s more complex and intimately linked to the body’s microbiota than previously thought.

New research from UBC Okanagan indicates what’s most important for overall happiness is how a person uses social media.

A call for nominations was announced today for UBC Okanagan’s Principal’s Research Chair program. Deans have until December 8, 2020 to submit their proposals.

Researchers are adapting to new ways of doing things, mitigating disruptions to their work, and leveraging opportunities to pivot and expand their research programs and support student trainees. While the past several months have been undeniably challenging, UBCO research shows no signs of slowing down despite global pandemic.

New research is proposing a novel screening tool to assess the quality of care in kinship foster care placement settings.

Faculty & Staff Town Hall

Join Prof. Ananya Mukherjee Reed, Provost and Vice-President Academic, Okanagan, and Prof. Phil Barker, Vice-Principal and Associate Vice-President, Research and Innovation, for an update on the downtown Kelowna expansion.

Details will be shared on the vision for the new purpose-built space being developed at 550 Doyle Avenue and the academic program planning underway.