CFRI researchers and their collaborators have discovered a new genetic mutation in a six-year-old-gi...
New research from UBC and the Child & Family Research Institute at BC Children’s Hospital shows that...
Children with rare, unexplained medical conditions may be able to obtain a diagnosis through the new...
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.
CFRI researchers and their collaborators have discovered a new genetic mutation in a six-year-old-girl.
Risky outdoor play, which is monitored, is good for children’s health but also encourages creativity, social skills and resilience.
A national grant to the Canucks for Kids Fund Childhood Diabetes Laboratories at CFRI will fund state-of-the-art technology to help scientists prevent and treat diabetes.
Dr. Elizabeth M. Simpson leads one of six research teams awarded almost $8.5M
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CFRI is it the largest research institute of its kind in Western Canada in terms of people, productivity, funding and size.
The Institute has both 'wet bench' laboratory and 'dry lab' clinical research areas, and other areas to facilitate particular areas of research and training.