Researchers found that while the children’s performance varied depending on whether they were expose...
A team of researchers at CFRI, CMMT, BC Children’s, and UBC have uncovered a genetic cause of excess...
A new clinical trial will investigate whether giving an antibody used to treat psoriasis to adults a...
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.
Researchers at CFRI, CMMT, BC Children’s, and UBC have uncovered a genetic cause of excess ammonia in the blood of newborns.
Research investigates effects of pre-birth exposure to anti-depressants in school-age children.
A new clinical trial will investigate whether an antibody used to treat psoriasis can delay or reduce the need for insulin injections in type 1 diabetes.
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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.