Dr. Michael Kobor has been appointed as the Sunny Hill BC Leadership Chair in Child Development. The...
Guy Dumont, PEng, a BC Children's Investigator and a professor in the Department of Electrical and C...
The Child & Family Research Institute is committed to the education and training of our research community including full-time trainees (masters and doctoral students, postdoctoral fellows and clinical research trainees), summer students, and clinical research coordinators.
First established in 2003, the Research Education Office at the Child & Family Research Institute organizes education and networking events for trainees, coordinators and the public, including the annual Mini Med School series; administers trainee funding competitions; and manages the institute's summer student research program for undergraduate and medical students.
For more information on the education and training opportunities at CFRI and to access the Research Education Program event calendar visit the CFRI Training website.
New research from the Michael Cuccione Childhood Cancer Research Program at BC Children’s Hospital provides insight.
BC Children’s Hospital and UBC researchers have reassuring news for parents and caregivers: within four months of an injury, most children have recuperated and enjoy the same quality of life they did before they got hurt.
CFRI is taking on the name and brand of BC Children’s Hospital! We’re applying the BC Children’s Hospital logo and updating our materials as we transition to our new look.
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This popular series uses big ideas, big discoveries and big names to engage high school students, teachers and the general public in learning and discussion about health research topics. Read More
TGIF is a weekly seminar series where clinicians and scientists at BC Children's Hospital share their latest research. Read More
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The BC Children's Hospital Research Institute is the largest research institute of its kind in Western Canada in terms of people, productivity, funding and size.