The Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at UBC enjoys an international reputation for outstanding pharmaceutical sciences research. Across a broad base of collaborative, paradigm-shaping pilot projects, our world-leading researchers generate relevant results that address the pressing health needs of society. In short, our work improves lives.
We're tackling diseases like asthma, diabetes, cancer, heart disease, arthritis and HIV/AIDS. We're developing better ways to deliver drugs and prevent adverse drug reactions. And we're conducting clinical and economic research in pharmaceutical outcomes.
Our reputation as a top research centre attracts some of the brightest and most productive minds in the field. Our faculty has included a Canadian Diabetes Research Scholar, four Canada Research Chairs, five Michael Smith Foundation Scholars, and three Distinguished University Scholars.
Drug Delivery and Nanomedicine
Health Outcomes and Epidemiology
Genomics and Individualized Therapy
Pharmacology: From Molecules to Systems
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning