University of British Columbia
Only 30 minutes from the heart of downtown Vancouver, the University of British Columbia holds an international reputation for excellence in advanced research and learning.
Department of Cellular and Physiological Sciences
The Department of Cellular and Physiological Sciences strives to improve our understanding of structure-function relationships in health and disease. Current faculty members have international expertise in many areas of research at the cellular and systems levels.
Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics
The Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics has a Faculty of over 20 members devoted to research and teaching of pharmacology and therapeutics in the Province of British Columbia.
Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research
The Michael Smith Foundation offers Research Trainee Awards to support highly qualified Master’s, PhD and Postdoctoral trainees in BC to prepare for careers as independent health researchers.
Heart and Stroke Foundation of BC and the Yukon
The Heart and Stroke Foundation of BC and the Yukon strives to make BC a world center for heart and stroke research and to keep the finest minds at work in BC. They fund a portfolio of research grants as well as a comprehensive Career Pathway.
Canadian Institutes for Health Research
The CIHR is the Government of Canada’s health research funding agency. It supports the work of approximately 10,000 researchers and trainees in universities, teaching hospitals, and research institutes across Canada
Ion Channel Research Page
A nearly comprehensive resource page for anyone interested in ion channel research.