RID Program Team Recently Attended the WHRI 9th Annual Research Symposium held on March, 8th 2024!

RID Program Team Recently Attended the WHRI 9th Annual Research Symposium held on March, 8th 2024!

This past Friday, March 8th, which coincided with International Women’s Day, the RID team attended the WHRI’s 9th Annual Research Symposium at the Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre on UBC Vancouver’s Point Grey Campus. This fascinating event included a variety of speakers, with a central focus of the presentations on the symposium’s theme of “Midlife […]

Congratulations to RID Program Collaborator Dr. Mark Yudin on receiving the Casey Award for Leadership in Social Justice for the HIV/AIDS Community!

Congratulations to RID Program Collaborator Dr. Mark Yudin on receiving the Casey Award for Leadership in Social Justice for the HIV/AIDS Community!

Dr. Mark Yudin, a long-time colleague and principal collaborator of the RID Program, has recently been awarded the Casey Award for Leadership in Social Justice for the HIV/AIDS Community, by the Casey House Hospital in Toronto.

RID Program 2023 Annual Report is Now Available!

RID Program 2023 Annual Report is Now Available!

The RID Program’s Annual Report for 2023 is now available to read! Click here to access the report and learn about all of the amazing work completed, conferences attended, new publications and other important accomplishments for the RID Program in 2023, as well as updates on our ongoing research projects.

UBC Faculty of Medicine Event on Collaboration between Clinicians and Foundational Scientists Features Dr. Deborah Money as Speaker

UBC Faculty of Medicine Event on Collaboration between Clinicians and Foundational Scientists Features Dr. Deborah Money as Speaker

On Friday, February 9th 2024, Dr. Deborah Money was featured as a speaker at the “Building Bridges: Connecting Foundational Science and Clinical Practice in Precision Health and Translational Medicine” event

Dr. Deborah Money Newly Appointed as Member of the Order of Canada!

Dr. Deborah Money Newly Appointed as Member of the Order of Canada!

On December 28, 2023, as per annual tradition, Her Excellency the Right Honourable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canada announced the new appointees to the Order of Canada, who are chosen for their extraordinary contributions to various fields and in communities within Canada and around the world. There were 78 new appointments for this 2023 […]

Dr. Deborah Money interviewed on Global News BC, regarding the currently recruiting COVERED Project, as well as the latest information on vaccination in pregnancy.

Dr. Deborah Money interviewed on Global News BC, regarding the currently recruiting COVERED Project, as well as the latest information on vaccination in pregnancy.

Dr. Deborah Money, leader of the RID Program, was recently interviewed during Global News Morning on Global News BC, about the ongoing COVERED project, which is being conducted across Canada to broaden our understanding regarding vaccinations, pregnancy outcomes, and infant outcomes.

New Paper Published on Findings of RID Program’s COVERED Project

New Paper Published on Findings of RID Program’s COVERED Project

A new paper authored by the team behind the RID Program’s COVERED Project, which stands for The Canadian COVID-19 Vaccine Registry for Pregnant and Lactating Individuals has recently been published in the scientific journal Vaccine. This paper, which can be found here, is entitled “Reactogenicity, pregnancy outcomes, and SARS-CoV-2 infection following COVID-19 vaccination during pregnancy […]

RID Program Leader Dr. Deborah Money Honored with Woman’s Health Champion, Health Leader Award

RID Program Leader Dr. Deborah Money Honored with Woman’s Health Champion, Health Leader Award

Dr. Deborah Money, the leader of the RID program, professor of OB/GYN and clinician/scientist in Reproductive Infectious Diseases, was recently honored with the Women’s Health Champion, Health Leader Award at the annual Glow Gala hosted by the BC Women’s Health Foundation (BCWHF) and RBC. This award is given to a recipient each year by the […]

Congratulations Dr. Jeanne Marrazzo

Congratulations Dr. Jeanne Marrazzo

NIH selects Dr. Jeanne Marrazzo as director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases