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Drs. Jessica Moe & Corinne Hohl’s project featured on CIHR

Drs. Corinne Hohl and Jessica Moe’s project: Naloxone Dosing in the Era of Ultra-Potent Opioid Overdoses has been featured on CIHR. Drs. Corinne Hohl and Jessica Moe and their team at the University of British Columbia wanted to better understand the effectiveness of the opioid antidote naloxone on reversing overdoses due to increasingly common ultra-potent […]

Jessica Moe Awarded Blue Sky Grant from BCCDC

Dr. Jessica Moe was awarded a Blue Sky Grant from the BCCDC Foundation for Population and Public Health for her feasibility study examining standard dosing and microdosing take-home Suboxone regimens from the emergency department. The Blue Sky Program provides seed funding for new and imaginative ideas that demonstrate scientific merit and the potential to make […]

David Barbic interviewed by Global News

Global interviewed David Barbic, a clinical professor in UBC’s department of emergency medicine, about his new research which showed most people don’t recognize the signs of a heart attack or opioid overdose. Click here to see the interview.

DEM Faculty Retreat 2019

DEM Faculty Retreat 2019

The department of Emergency Medicine had a successful Faculty Retreat on November 22, 2019 at the SFU JWOSK Centre with over 60 members from the across the province participating.

Distinguished Volunteer Award for the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

Distinguished Volunteer Award for the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

Congratulations to Jim Christenson who received the Distinguished Volunteer Award for the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada. Here being honoured by the Dr. Andrew Piper, the Chairman of the H&S Board at the annual board and leadership meeting in Toronto, November 30, 2019.

DEM Faculty Retreat – Nov 22, 2019

Department Faculty Members are invited to the upcoming Faculty Retreat! Date: Friday, November 22, 2019 Time: 8:00am – 4:30pm (Followed by Networking Reception) Location: Simon Fraser University, WOSK Conference Centre 580 W. Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC (enter via breezeway off Seymour St) Map: http://goo.gl/maps/lbXvS Please RSVP to the following link by November 15th, 2019. In-person […]