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Notable Figure: Anderson Ruffin Abbott
April 7, 2021April 7, 1837 is the birthdate of Anderson Ruffin Abbott: the the first Canadian-born Black person to graduate from medical school Read more >


International Transgender Day of Visibility 2021
March 31, 2021Join us on March 31st in celebrating transgender people and learning about transgender rights Read more >


Community of Care Event
March 30, 2021Share reflections with STEM BIPOC women, gender diverse folks, and allies on the recent shootings in Georgia Read more >


International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 2021
March 21, 2021Stand up against racial prejudice and intolerant attitudes Read more >


Anti-Racism Reminders
March 20, 2021A new anti-racism campaign asks British Columbians to take action against racism Read more >


Statement on Anti-Asian Racism
March 20, 2021An important message from Santa J. Ono, UBC President and Vice-Chancellor Read more >


‘It Starts With Us’ Has Launched
March 16, 2021Introducing Upstander Engagement: the model chosen by the Faculty of Medicine to help us build a strong, safe, and supportive community Read more >


International Women’s Day 2021
March 8, 2021Meet some of the outstanding women in the Faculty of Medicine who are transforming health for everyone Read more >


Introducing: The Transforming Culture Initiative
February 9, 2021The Faculty of Medicine begins the task of cultural transformation with a renewed commitment to our community and the environments in which we work and learn Read more >


B.C.’s Black History
February 1, 2021To understand B.C.’s Black history, connect past and present Read more >