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Professor, Departments of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology & Therapeutics and Medicine
Co-Managing Director and Chair, Therapeutics Initiative
Expertise

Prescription drugs, Evidence-based medicine, High blood pressure, Drug trials

phone: 6048224270
Clinical Associate Professor
Expertise

Emergency medicine, emergency room, emergency doctor, emergency physician, stroke, heart attack, trauma, accident, illness, influenza, superbug, MRSA, E coli, medicolegal, medical legal, medical law, legal medicine, medical ethics, health care ethics, malpractice, ethics, doctor

phone: 6042834660
phone: 6049461121
Affiliate Researcher
Expertise

Pharmacoepidemiology, linked administrative data, drug safety, prescription opioids, drug use in pregnancy, chronic disease surveillance, opioids, fentanyl

phone: 6048221268
Professor
Expertise

injection drug use, population health, epidemiology, urban health, HIV/AIDS, antiretroviral therapy, addiction, opioids, fentanyl

phone: 4037018423
Associate Professor of Pharmacology
Expertise

Drugs in children, Drugs in pregnancy, Developmental pharmacology, Drug metabolism, Pharmacokinetics

phone: 6048272380
Professor & Canada Research Chair in Neuroepidemiology and Multiple Sclerosis
Expertise

Multiple sclerosis, epidemiology, pharmacoepidemiology, natural history, prognosis and predictors of disease progression, mortality, drug effectiveness, adverse drug effects, pharmacogenomics, incidence and prevalence, life expectancy, comorbidities, pregnancy, impact of parental MS on childhood developmental outcomes, health administrative data, prodrome, gut microbiome, microbiota

phone: 6048220759
Assistant Professor
Expertise

Hemorrhage, coagulation, biomaterials, nanomedicine, platelets, blood, combat casualty care, clots, bleeding

phone: 6048273749
Associate Professor – Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Expertise

Anesthesiology, Analgesia, Pain, Pharmacology

phone: 6048273680
phone: 6048068337
Professor & Canada Research Chair
Expertise

organic chemistry, heterocyclic chemistry, medicinal chemistry, organic synthesis, synthetic methodology, natural products

phone: 6048222419
Clinical Professor
Expertise

All aspects of anesthesia practice – drugs, effects, monitoring, pharmacology, physiology, respiratory function, cardiac function, operative assessment, anesthesia for different disease processes, airway management, addiction in anesthetists, opioids, fentanyl

phone: 6048755855
phone: 6049617021
Associate Professor
Affiliated Research Scientist, BC Cancer Agency
Expertise

Carcinogenesis, cancer, aging, genetics, chromosome stability, cancer biology, pharmacology, pharmacognetics, human genetics, genomes

phone: 6048273314
phone: 6048273329
Professor
Head, Clinical Neuroscience
Expertise

seasonal affective disorder; winter depression; antidepressant medications; light therapy; depression; clinical guidelines; circadian rhythms; melatonin; serotonin; dopamine; noradrenaline; tryptophan; workplace depression

phone: 6048227325
Professor
Director, Collaboration of Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE)
Expertise

health economics, orphan drugs, pharmaceutical policy, respiratory medicine, epidemiology, pharmacoepidemiology, rare diseases

phone: 6048273397
Professor, Microbiology & Immunology
Director, Centre for Microbial Diseases & Immunity Research
Expertise

antibiotics; new antimicrobial treatments; boosting immunity; antibiotic resistance; genomics; Cystic Fibrosis; biotechnology, drug development

phone: 6048222682
phone: 6048220172
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Expertise

“Drug Safety”, Antipsychotics, Antidepressants, Cholesterol Lowering Drugs, Macular Degeneration Treatment

phone: 7788469604
6048752000
Professor
Expertise

Medicinal inorganic chemistry. Coordination chemistry of biological and medical relevance. Coordination chemistry of the early transition metals, the lanthanides, and the actinides. Main group bioinorganic chemistry (particularly group 13). The role of metal ions in Alzheimer’s Disease and other neurological dysfunctions. Metal complexes as nuclear medicine imaging and therapeutic agents, and as antitumour agents. Technetium and rhenium chemistry. Radiopharmaceutical chemistry. Vanadium compounds as anti-diabetic agents. Lanthanide coordination and bioinorganic chemistry.

phone: 6048224449
Associate Professor
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Expertise

Magnetic targeting, drug delivery, radiopharmaceuticals, imaging, microspheres, pharmaceutics, nanotechnology

phone: 6048227133
Professor
Director, Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences
Expertise

Cost effectiveness of AIDS treatments; drug assessments – pharmacoeconomics; health care economics; health regulations

phone: 6048068712
Associate Professor
Expertise

Drug design; Bioinformatics, Molecular modeling; Proteomics; Artificial intelligence; Antibiotics

phone: 6048754111
Clinical Assistant Professor
Expertise

clinical pharmacology, evidence-based medicine, rational therapeutics, education in rational drug use, reduction of polypharmacy, “deprescribing”, making rational public policy decisions about health; avoiding waste in health care, treatment of acute and chronic pain, controlling wasteful health care costs, rational drug policy and regulation

phone: 6048227134
phone: 6048227121