Awards

2017 Michael John Page Postdoctoral Fellow Award

2017 Michael John Page Postdoctoral Fellow Award

Dr. Jürgen Niesser, a postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Natalie Strynadka’s lab, received the 2017 Michael John Page Award on October 26, 2017. Congratulations, Jürgen!

16th International Conference on Pseudomonas

16th International Conference on Pseudomonas

With support provided by a CBR Post-Doc Travel Award, Daniel Pletzer, Postdoctoral Fellow in the Hancock Lab, had the opportunity to attend the biennial Pseudomonas conference between September 5 and 9, 2017 in Liverpool, UK.

Dr. Srinivas Abbina

CBR Researcher Receives Prestigious MSFHR Trainee Award

Dr. Srinivas Abbina, a postdoctoral fellow in the Kizhakkedathu research group, has been awarded the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research Trainee Award. He was selected from a highly competitive applicant pool across British Columbia.

2017 Neil Mackenzie Mentorship Excellence Award

2017 Neil Mackenzie Mentorship Excellence Award

The Neil Mackenzie Mentorship Excellence Award honours the legacy of Neil Mackenzie and his dedication to motivating and encouraging others. This year, 20 nominations were received in recognition of 13 candidates. The winner was announced at the 2017 Research Day.

The Human Proteome Organization presented Dr. Christopher Overall with the Discovery in Proteomic Sciences Award at the 16th HUPO World Congress, held in Dublin, Ireland, from September 17 to 21, 2017

Dr. Chris Overall wins 2017 HUPO Award

The Human Proteome Organization (HUPO) recognized Dr. Chris Overall for his outstanding accomplishments and contributions to the field of proteomics. Congratulations to Dr. Overall and his team on winning the 2017 Discovery in Proteomic Sciences Award!

CBR Members Receive Prestigious CIHR Awards

CBR Members Receive Prestigious CIHR Awards

All levels of researchers at the Centre for Blood Research, UBC, have received CIHR awards in the 2016-2017 cycle.

Deb Chen, PhD Candidate in Dr. Dana Devine's lab

Canadian Blood Services Fellowship for a CBR Graduate Student

Canadian Blood Services provides bright and eager minds the support they need to pursue careers in transfusion science and medicine.

Leonard Foster awarded the 2017 Genome BC Award

Leonard Foster awarded the 2017 Genome BC Award

This award honours an individual in B.C. whose work has had a significant impact on advancing the fields of genomics, proteomics, bioinformatics or systems biology.

Canadian Foundation for Innovation Awards

Canadian Foundation for Innovation Awards

Congratulations to the CBR Principal Investigators for receiving the John R. Evans Leaders Fund!

CBR Members Receive Recognition & Awards

CBR Members Receive Recognition & Awards

Congratulations! A CBR Team from the McNagny and Rossi labs received 2nd place at the LSI Start-Up Competition 2017. Dr. Strynadka received a Jacob Biely Award and Dr. Conway was renewed as the Canada Research Chair in Endothelial Cell Biology.