Profiles

CBR Alumni Journeys: Dr. Katharine Sedivy-Haley is exploring the breadth of science policy

CBR Alumni Journeys: Dr. Katharine Sedivy-Haley is exploring the breadth of science policy

“Exploration has been a big part of my career path,” shares CBR alum Dr. Katharine Sedivy-Haley. Learn about her journey into science policy.

#WomenInScience: Tetiana Povshedna takes a holistic, community-based approach to healthy aging research

#WomenInScience: Tetiana Povshedna takes a holistic, community-based approach to healthy aging research

Tetiana Povshedna’s research in the Côté Lab takes a holistic, community-based approach to understand aging in women living with HIV.

#WomenInScience: Dr. Chaahat SB Singh is unraveling the mysteries of the central nervous system

#WomenInScience: Dr. Chaahat SB Singh is unraveling the mysteries of the central nervous system

Driven by a love for discovery, Dr. Chaahat SB Singh’s research explores treatments for central nervous disorders.

#WomeninScience: Sia Cecilia Jan-Abu approaches the world with a “scientific mentality”

#WomeninScience: Sia Cecilia Jan-Abu approaches the world with a “scientific mentality”

For Sia Jan-Abu, being able to approach the world with a “scientific mentality” when one of the best things about being a researcher.

Highlights from the Science World Girls and STEAM 2021 Event

Highlights from the Science World Girls and STEAM 2021 Event

CBR members and mentors share their highlights from the Girls and STEAM 2021 event, organized by Science World.

National Postdoc Appreciation Week 2021: Sharing Stories from CBR Postdocs

National Postdoc Appreciation Week 2021: Sharing Stories from CBR Postdocs

In honour of National Postdoc Appreciation Week, we chatted with several CBR postdocs to learn about them, their science and what they like to do outside of research.

Dr. Marine Theret recognized for mentorship excellence at the CBR

Dr. Marine Theret recognized for mentorship excellence at the CBR

Dr. Marine Theret, who received the Neil Mackenzie Mentorship Excellence 2021 award, shared her mentorship insights with the CBR, including the importance of feedback and how mentorship can teach young scientists about collaboration and communication.

Celebrating the Journeys of our CBR Graduates

Celebrating the Journeys of our CBR Graduates

Congratulations to all our recent CBR Spring 2021 graduates, who walked across the virtual stage and celebrated their UBC convocation in early June! We had the pleasure of talking with some recent grads, undergraduate and graduate students alike, about their research projects, the best part of their student journey, and their words of wisdom to other researchers.

Meet the Researcher: Dr. Peter Schubert

Meet the Researcher: Dr. Peter Schubert

Our writers had the pleasure of chatting with Dr. Peter Schubert, a Principal Investigator with the UBC Centre for Blood Research (CBR) and the principal manager of the Blood4Research Facility, about his background, research, and advice for young scientists.

The CBR Celebrates #WomenInScience Day 2021

The CBR Celebrates #WomenInScience Day 2021

This year, we chatted with several women researchers in the CBR community to learn more about their research, share their stories, and celebrate all that they do. Read their stories below.