COVID Updates

As the coVID-19 situation continues to evolve, we will keep up-to-date information on our website.

 

Updates for faculty, staff and students, click here

For general resources, click here. 

 

Researcher Series

In the coming weeks, we will be profiling COVID-19 work and expertise from Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health researchers. 

 

In this story we profile DMCBH researcher Dr. Stephanie Willerth, Affiliate Professor at UBC's School of Biomedical Engineering, ICORD member and Acting Director of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Victoria. Her team is using 3D printers that they normally use for bioprinting cells, to print face masks for frontline workers. Read more here.

 

This story is about the importance of exercise, with expertise from DMCBH researcher Dr. Teresa Liu-Ambrose, Director of the Aging, Mobility, and Cognitive Neuroscience Lab. The second part of this story highlights the BC Brain Wellness Program, a unique program offered in partnership with the DMCBH. Read more here

 

In this story we profile DMCBH researcher Dr. Terry Snutch. He is leading a Canadian team as part of a $40 million Genome Canada initiative to sequence the genome of the COVID-19 virus. Read more here