Building the Future

This annual event is designed to showcase the diverse and innovative research work of Faculty of Medicine research trainees and recent senior faculty prize awardees, as well as to provide a venue for the building of new connections and collaborations throughout the Faculty and at all levels. This free event is open to all Faculty of Medicine trainees, faculty, and staff.

2023 Building the Future- Research Trainee Day and Lecture Series

We are excited to announce the Faculty of Medicine’s Building the Future- Research Trainee Day and Lecture Series! This event will bring members of the Faculty of Medicine together to share and learn the diverse and innovative research work of graduate students, fellows, and recent senior faculty distinguished researcher awardees

Date:     Thursday, March 23, 2023

Time:    8:45 am – 6:00 pm PST

Location : UBC Life Sciences Centre (in-person event).

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Deadline: Friday, February 17, 2023 (5 PM PST)

We are inviting all the trainees who wish to present their work (through Poster and Oral presentation) to submit an abstract using our Online Abstract Submission Form.

The abstract should not exceed 250 words and must include a title, introduction/background, research objective, methods, results, and conclusion.

Please note that you also need to register for the event, kindly use the link below to register.


To see the detailed agenda, click HERE


For general registration, please click HERE. The deadline to register is March 17, 2023.

If you have questions regarding the submission of your abstract or general inquiries regarding this event, please contact us at We are looking forward to your participation!