Dr. Adrienne Chan’s research focuses on helping First Nations youth reconnect to the land and their culture to improve their mental well-being.
Dr. Sarah de Leeuw’s unconventional work to amplify arts-based health research, and train culturally safe health researchers in the north, has paid off.
Six-time award recipient of MSFHR funding, Dr. Kelli Stajduhar, has focused on putting the “care” back into palliative care and policy for people with complex, terminal illnesses.
Thanks in part to MSFHR match-funding support, two-time MSFHR awardee and UBC associate professor, Dr. Victoria Bungay recently received a $2.5 million partnership grant from the Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC). This grant will fund a seven-year, multi-site implementation project that brings together a team from across Canada to address gender-based violence research.