UBC Health is an institutional consortium that enables more systematic collaboration across health programs at the University.
UBC has a wide range of world-renowned health programs that span across faculties and the province. As such, UBC is uniquely placed to play a leading role in British Columbia and Canada in the transition to a health care system that is:
By facilitating closer cross-discipline and –sector linkages, UBC Health aims to strengthen the University’s impact and capacity for excellence in health education and research, and to create the opportunity for:
- Improved wellbeing and patient outcomes
- Accelerated knowledge development and innovation
- Greater training effectiveness
UBC Health also provides a coordinated interface with the developing province-wide Academic Health Science Network.