News & Media

COVID-19: Labour and delivery during a health care crisis

March 22, 2020

The Vancouver Sun (Article)

RID Team members travel to Rwanda as part of UBC Medicine delegation

February 26, 2020

February 2020: Drs Money and Ogilvie traveled to Rwanda as part of a Faculty of Medicine delegation to Rwanda. The visiting delegation actively participated in knowledge exchange, fostering existing and developing new collaborations […]

Dr Money receives Red Ribbon Award from AIDS Vancouver

February 15, 2020

AIDS Vancouver honoured Dr Money with a Red Ribbon Award, recognizing her long service and contributions supporting the health and well being of persons living with HIV.

New vaginal microbiome paper published in British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada (BJOG)

November 21, 2019

“Different and diverse anaerobic microbiota were seen in women living with HIV with unsuppressed HIV viral load and in women with recurrent bacterial vaginosis: a cohort study in BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.”

New publication in Canadian Liver Journal on hepatitis B viral load during pregnancy

November 15, 2019

Dr van Schalkwyk and colleagues examined changes in hepatitis B virus (HBV) viral loads (VLs) in pregnancy in a recent Canadian Liver Journal Publication. Between 2011 and 2015, in Vancouver, British Columbia, the team followed 132 mothers […]

Deborah Money receives lifetime achievement award for her contribution to improving women’s health

August 27, 2019

Dr. Deborah Money, MD, FRCSC, is the recipient of the 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Infectious Diseases Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology (IDSOG), a 46 year old US based scientific organization.

Dr Money speaks at Women Deliver panel on global elimination of cervical cancer

July 29, 2019

Women Deliver is known for hosting global conferences, which involve a diverse array of attendees and speakers. Organizations and individuals are inspired, form connections and are challenged to think outside the box.

Dr Money featured by UBC for her work in women’s health and mentorship of trainees

June 29, 2019

March 2019, Dr Money was featured by UBC for her work in women’s health and mentorship of trainees. Dr Money strives to advance groundbreaking research, while mentoring the next generation of leaders in both the science and practice of medicine.

Canadian government invests $10 million in BC cervical cancer researchers

June 28, 2019

June 4, 2019 Federal health minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor, speaking at BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre, announced that the federal government will be directing 10 million dollars, through the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, to cervical cancer researchers in BC for research towards the elimination of cervical cancer.