Prospective Supervisors

The principal scientists participating in the Graduate Program in Reproductive and Developmental Sciences and their research interests are:

H. Bayrampour (Family Practice, Midwifery): Maternal mental health, anxiety, and pregnancy outcomes.  Department of Family Practice, Faculty of Medicine, UBC, 320-5950 University Boulevard, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3 Telephone: (604) 827-1917 Email:

M.A. Bedaiwy (Obs/Gyn): Endometriosis, steroid receptors reproductive and molecular endocrinology minimally invasive and robotic surgery.  
BC Women’s Hospital, Room D415A 4500 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC.  V6H 3N1.
Telephone: (604) 875-2588.  | Email:

A. Beristain (Obs/Gyn): Trophoblast biology and human placentation. 
Child and Family Research Instittue, 950 West 28th Avenue, Room 371A.  Vancouver, BC.  V5Z 4H4.  Telephone: (604) 875-3573 | Email:

L. Brotto (Obs/Gyn): Sexual psychophysiology and gynaecologic oncology.  
Vancouver General Hospital, Gordon & Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre, 2775 Laurel Street, 6th Floor, Vancouver, B.C. V5Z 1M9.
Telephone: (604) 875-4111, ext. 68901 | Fax: (604) 875-4869 | Email:

M. Carey (Obs/Gyn): Translational research in gynecologic cancers: molecularcharacteristics, biomarkers of response/progression, and effects of steroid hormone receptors. 
Diamond Health Care Centre, 2775 Laurel Street, 6th Floor, Vancouver, BC.  V6T 1Z4.
Telephone: (604) 875-4268 | Fax (604) 875-4869 | Email:

R. Cerri (Food & Land Systems): Nutrition, health and management in early pregnancy in cows. 
Applied biology program, MCML 321-2357 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4.
Telephone (604) 822-5056 | Fax (604) 822-6394 | Email:

A. Cheung (Obs/Gyn): Polycystic ovary syndrome and ovarian physiology.
UBC Centre for Reproductive Health, E600 – 4500 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 3N1 Canada
Telephone: (604) 875-2445 | Email:

A. Devlin (Pediatrics): Diet, epigenetics, and metabolic programming.
UBC Department of Paediatrics, BC Children’s Hospital and BC Women’s Hospital & Health Centre, Mailbox #111, 4500 Oak Street Vancouver, BC V6H 3N1
Telephone: (604) 875-2000 ext. 5378 | Fax: (604) 875-3597 | Email:

X. Dong (Urology): Steroid receptors, RNA splicing factors in cancers and reproduction systems.
Vancouver Prostate Centre, 2660 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC.  V6H 3Z6
Telephone (604) 875-4111 ext 63020 | Fax (604) 875-5654 | Email:

R. Elango (Pediatrics): Nutrition, protein and amino acid requirements and metabolism during pregnancy.  
Child and Family Research Institute, Room 170A, 950 W. 28th Avenue, Vancouver, B.C.  V5Z 4H4
Telephone: (604) 875-2000 ext. 4911 | Fax: (604) 875-3597 | Email:

B. Gilks (Pathology): Histopathological and immunohistochemical studies of gynecological cancers.
Rm 1438,  1st Floor JPPN, Vancouver General Hospital, 855 West 12th Ave, Vancouver B.C. V5Z 1M9.  Telephone: (604) 875-5555 ext 63305 | Fax (604) 875-4797 | Email:

G. Hammond (Obs/Gyn): Roles of steroid-binding proteins in reproduction.
Child and Family Research Institute, Room A2-147, 950 W. 28th Avenue, Vancouver, B.C.  V5Z 4H4.  Telephone: (604) 875-2435 | Fax: (604) 875-2496 | Email:

G. Hanley (Obs/Gyn): Gynaecologic health services research, Population-based gynaecologic cancer research, and Prescription drug use during pregnancy. Vancouver General Hospital-Diamond Health Care Centre, Room 6207A-2775 Laurel St, Vancouver, BC, V6A 4L8. Telephone: 604-875-4273. Email.

 J. Hutcheon (Obs/Gyn): Maternal and newborn population health, Perinatal epidemiology research methods.
BC Women’s Hospital, Room #C408A-4500 Oak Street, Vancouver, B.C. V6H 3N1
Telephone: (604) 875-2000 x-5356 | Fax: (604) 875-2987 | Email:

K.S. Joseph (Obs/Gyn): Maternal, fetal and infant health services research.
Children’s and Women’s Hospital of British Columbia, Room C403, 4500 Oak Street, Vancouver V6H 3N1,  Telephone: 604-875-2000 ext 4811 | E-mail:

P.C.K. Leung (Obs/Gyn): Reproductive and molecular endocrinology.  
B.C. Women’s Hospital, Room #2H30-4500 Oak Street, Vancouver, B.C.  V6H 3N1
Telephone: (604) 875-2718; (604) 875-2717 | Email: 

S. Ma (Obs/Gyn): Gametes and early embryo development.
Children’s & Women’s Hospital, D414B-4500 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC.  V6H 3N1
Telephone:  (604) 875-2000 ext. 5686 | Fax: (604) 875-2722 | Email: 

S. Mitchell (Obs/Gyn): Reproductive Health of Marginalized Women, Cervical Cancer Screening, Perinatal Substance-Use. University of British Columbia, Northern Medical Program, 3333 University Way, Prince George, BC V2N 4Z9 Telephone: (250) 960-5430; Fax: (250) 960-5518; Email:

D. Money (Obs/Gyn): Perinatal transmission of viral pathogens and infectious etiology of preterm labour.  
B.C. Women’s Hospital, Room #2H30-4500 Oak Street, Vancouver, B.C. V6H 3N1
Telephone: (604) 875-2665 | Fax: (604) 875-2987 | Email:

W. Robinson (Medical Genetics): Genetic and epigenetic aspects of reproduction.
Child & Family Research Institute, Room #3086, 950 W. 28th Avenue, Vancouver, BC.  V5Z 4H4
Telephone: (604) 875-3229 | Fax: (604) 875-3120 | Email:

C. Roskelley (Cellular and Physiological Sciences): Extracellular matrix regulation of development in ovary and mammary gland.
UBC Cellular and Physiological Sciences, Life Sciences Centre, 2350 Health Sciences Mall, Vancouver, B.C. V6T 1Z3
Telephone: (604) 822-0779 | Fax: (604) 822-2316 | Email:

D. Rurak (Obs/Gyn): Fetal and neonatal physiology.  
Child and Family Research Institute, Room A2-147,  950 W. 28th Avenue, Vancouver, B.C. V5Z 4H4.  Telephone: (604)  875-2430 | Fax: 875-2496 | Email:

J. Ting (Pediatrics): Neonatal haemodynamics; neonatal infectious diseases, epidemiology & outcomes.  Room 1R46A-4480 Oak Street BC Women’s Hospital, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V4  Email:

P. von Dadelszen (Obs/Gyn): Pre-eclampsia and pregnancy hypertension.
B.C. Women’s Hospital, Room #2H30-4500 Oak Street, Vancouver, B.C.  V6H 3N1
Telephone: (604)  875-3054 | Fax: (604)  875-3212 | Email:

P. Yong (Obs/Gyn): Endometriosis, chronic pelvic pain, and minimally invasive surgery.
BC Women’s Centre for Pelvic Pain and Endometriosis, D600 – 4500 Oak St, Vancouver, BC, V6H 3N1.  Telephone: 604-875-2445 | Fax: 604-875-2569 | Email: