News and Updates

The Capacity Research Unit is Hiring!

The Capacity Research Unit is looking to hire an Outreach Worker (Interventionist) for the Outreach Project. This individual is expected to engage in community outreach activities, set up safe environments for data collection and conduct data analysis. More information about the position can be found here. The Outreach Project is a joint initiative between the […]

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Attend an upcoming presentation by Dr. Bungay!!!

On October 3rd, 2017, Dr. Bungay will be presenting on the ethics of research participation. Dr. Bungay will be presenting on the UBC Point Grey Campus, where she will share the findings from a recent study that examined ethical and methodological challenges in research with people who experience significant marginalization and discrimination. During her presentation […]

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Dr. Bungay will be taking part in ‘Summits of Hope’

In November 2017, Capacity Research Unit’s Dr. Bungay will be climbing a mountain in support of the BC Children’s Hospital. Vicky will join 13 others as they travel to the Himalayas to trek the Annapurna circuit, a 200km trek reaching heights of 18,000 feet. What is Summits of Hope? Established in 1999, Summits of Hope […]

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Congratulations on the achievement Sunny Jiao!

UBC’s Capacity Research Unit trainee Sunny Jiao is the recipient of the Canadian Nurses Foundation Lundbeck Canada Inc. Mental Health Nursing Award. The prestigious award is open to eligible registered nurses working in mental health and aims to increase nursing capacity to improve mental health care and services. Sunny’s research will focus on examining the […]

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