Nutrition and fitness

Dr. Murphy named a MSFHR Scholar

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Dr. Rachel Murphy was recently named a Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR) Scholar.

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Centre researchers participate in ARCC conference

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Centre researchers presented two posters at the Canadian Centre for Applied Research in Cancer Control conference, which took place on May 27-28, 2018 in Montreal.

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Centre trainees present at Canadian Nutrition Society annual conference

Friday, May 11, 2018

Christina Gu and Gaya Murthy presented posters at the Canadian Nutrition Society annual conference on May 3-5, 2018 in Halifax.

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New blog post: 10 things you can do to reduce your risks of cancer

Thursday, April 26, 2018

In the latest blog post, Dr. Carolyn Gotay briefly explains some research demonstrating the link between lifestyle choices and risks of developing cancer. She concludes by providing 10 evidence-based tips for what readers can do to reduce their risks of cancer.

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New osteoporosis resource for women who have received breast cancer treatment

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

In collaboration with the Centre of Excellence in Cancer Prevention, Dr. Olivia Tseng—a medical doctor who recently completed her PhD at UBC—has developed a free, online, evidence-based resource for women of all ages who have received breast cancer treatment.

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Dr. Murphy receives new investigator award

Saturday, March 31, 2018

Dr. Rachel Murphy will receive the CIHR-INMD/CNS New Investigator Award at the Canadian Nutrition Society’s annual meeting in Halifax on May 5.

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Dr. Murphy discusses processed foods and cancer risk on CKNW

Friday, February 16, 2018

On February 16, 2018, Dr. Rachel Murphy was interviewed by CKNW Radio for comment on a new study about the links between processed foods and cancer risk.

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10 year report on Centre activities now available

Saturday, February 3, 2018

Dr. Carolyn Gotay has published a report highlighting some of the achievements of the Centre of Excellence in Cancer Prevention over the past 10 years. The report is freely available on cIRcle, UBC's digital repository of teaching and learning materials.

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Job opportunity in cancer prevention available at UBC

Monday, January 29, 2018

The School of Population and Public Health (SPPH), in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of British Columbia (UBC), invites applications for the endowed Canadian Cancer Society Chair in Cancer Primary Prevention.

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