Current Students


Congratulations to the following 2020 BCCHR Award Recipient:

  • BCCH Healthy Starts Graduate Studentship: Jeffrey Bone

Congratulations to 2 winners of the prestigious 2020 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR):

  • Maggie Woo Kinshella, “Investigating the relationship between maternal diet and pregnancy hypertension in sub-Saharan Africa”
  • Kate Wahl, “Narrative as a tool for knowledge translation with health policy makers”

Congratulations to Maggie Woo Kinshella, recipient of a Friedman Award for Scholars in Health

2020 Canada Graduate Scholarships Master’s Program (CGS-M) Recipients:

  • Alicia Long

Read about their research here. Congratulations!


Graduate Student profile: Dwayne Tucker, PhD student

Graduate Student profile: Maggie Woo Kinshella, PhD Student

Graduate Student profile: Kate Wahl, PhD Student

UBC Public Scholars profile: Natasha Orr, PhD Candidate

Faculty of Medicine profile: Kayleigh Campbell, PhD Candidate



Faculty of Medicine profile: Elisabeth McClymont, PhD Candidate

Faculty of Medicine profile: Madison Lackie, MSc Student

Graduate Student profile: Lindsay Richter, MSc (2018 Friedman Scholar in Health)

VCHRI People in Profile: Ahn Lee, PhD

Research Manager, PRE-EMPT project: Marianne Vidler, PhD

UBC Killam Doctoral Scholar, 2015: Asif Raza Khowaja, PhD

UBC 3MT (Three Minute Thesis) Runner Up, 2013: Magdalene Payne, MSc