Faculty of Medicine

Clinical Professor
Expertise

Clinical genetics, neurodevelopmental disorders, genes and phenotypes of autism spectrum disorders, clinical genomics, molecular cytogenetics, personalized medicine, human genome, gene mutation

phone: 6048752157
Professor Emeritus of Radiology
Emeritus Director UBC MS/MRI Research Group
Expertise

Multiple sclerosis (MS), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

phone: 6048227071
Professor
Harold Robinson/Arthritis Society Chair in Arthritis
Fields
Expertise

Arthritis, knowledge translation, implementation science, health services research, medical help-seeking, e-health, lifestyle interventions, physical activity, patient engagement in research

Dr. Li’s research centers on improving the care for people with arthritis and empowering patient self-care. Her work focuses on the integration of online, mobile, and wearable tools in health care. Examples of her work include the use of interactive decision aids for improving communication between patients and health professionals, and the use of wearables and apps to personalized physical activity levels for patients. Dr. Li’s work in knowledge translation has also led to new studies on the benefits of engaging patients as partners in the full spectrum of research process.

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Professor
Expertise

Plant-microbe interactions, plant immunity, plant molecular genetics,

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Cosmetic and Medical Dermatologist
Clinical Instructor
Department Representative, Clinical Faculty Affairs
Expertise

Cosmetic dermatology, laser; laser medicine, ethnic skin, anti-aging, non-surgical rejuvenation, injectables, soft tissue fillers, beauty, skincare, skin health, aging, cosmeceuticals, medical dermatology,

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Associate Professor, Canada Research Chair
Dept. of Physical Therapy
Expertise

Healthy aging, mobility, falls prevention, exercise, older adults, cognitive health, brain health

6048754111
Acting Director
Expertise

Sports medicine, student health issues

phone: 6048227011
Professor and Head
Fields
Expertise

Lasers, skin disease, psoriasis, dermatology, pigmentary disorders, vitiligo, applied optics, photomedicine, photodynamic therapy

phone: 6048754747
Clinical Associate Professor
Expertise

Event medicine, mass gathering medicine, mass gathering health, music festivals, electronic dance music events, special events, marathon, triathlon, emergency medicine, obstacle adventure courses, emergency department overcrowding, opioids, fentanyl, prehospital care, paramedicine

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Interventional Radiologist
Dept. of Urologic Sciences
Div. of Vascular Surgery
Expertise

Interventional radiology, Infertility, Fibroids, Innovation,

6048227076
Professor
Expertise

Child health, medical education, clinical pharmacology, pharmacoepidemiology, global health, treatment of rare disorders, fetal alcohol spectrum disorder, drugs in children

phone: 6046037882
Professor
Expertise

Brain research, epilepsy, astrocyte, glia, dendrites, synapse, imaging, two photon laser scanning microscopy, neurophysiology

phone: 6048227797
phone: 6048227893
Associate Professor
Expertise

Bilingualism, second language acquisition, language development, literacy, ELL children, children at risk of language difficulties, language abilities of bilingual children with autism (ASD)

phone: 6048220276
Professor
Expertise

Obesity prevention, childhood obesity, policy approaches to address childhood obesity, physical activity

phone: 6048752000
Professor
Expertise

aging, brain dysfunction, age-related macular degeneration (AMD), diabetic retinopathy, eye disease, blindness, glaucoma, neurodegeneration, visual cortex, retina, brain, Alzheimer’s eye

6048754383
Clinical Professor
Physician
Fields
Expertise

Physician health, physician well-being, health worker well-being, burnout, health systems, primary care, innovative approaches, refugee health, migration and health, global health, health communication, public health, strengths-based approaches to health, life and leadership coaching and health,

6048222772
Associate Head
Expertise

Sport medicine, cartilage repair and transplantation, knee injuries, shoulder injuries, medical issues related to Canadian athletes, Dept. of Orthopedics, Olympic Team Canada Chief Medical Officer

phone: 6045267885
Assistant Professor
Family Physician
Expertise

family doctor shortage, family practice, primary care, audit and feedback, prescribing patterns, prescribing safety, quality improvement, end of life, frailty, physician remuneration, health policy (primary care), geriatrics, nursing homes, long term care, residential care, doctors, social justice in medicine, social determinants of health, health equity,

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Associate Professor
Expertise

Aging and health care services use, health care costs, health care financing, primary care, health care policy

phone: 7789983821