Awards and Achievements
Posted: May 16, 2017Tweet
Congratulations Anne Lasinsky on receiving the Killam Graduate Teaching Assistant Award.
Posted: April 12, 2017Tweet
On April 5, the Liu Institute for Global Issues brimmed with energy and enthusiasm as the School of Kinesiology hosted its annual Student Leadership Awards banquet.
Posted: April 5, 2017Tweet
Harrison Brown is a 4th Year PhD student, working with Dr. Jean-Sebastien Blouin in the Sensorimotor Physiology Lab. He is being recognized for his efforts to quantify post-concussion balance using inexpensive sensors.
Congratulations to the Physical Activity Research Centre (PARC) on a City of Vancouver 2017 Award of Excellence
Posted: March 3, 2017Tweet
PARC has been selected to receive a City of Vancouver 2017 Award of Excellence in the Accessible City category.
Posted: February 28, 2017Tweet
Dr. Bill Sheel, Professor and head of the Health and Integrative Physiology Lab, has received $190,317 to study the causes of sex-based differences in breathlessness, with the ultimate goal of improving breathlessness in aging.
Posted: February 17, 2017Tweet
Desi McEwan, 4th Year PhD student in Dr. Mark Beauchamp’s Psychology of Exercise, Health, & Physical Activity (PEHPA) Lab within the School of Kinesiology, has been selected as one of twenty-three recipients of the 2016-2017 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships as awarded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council. Desi joins a select group of scholars […]
Posted: February 2, 2017Tweet
Congratulations to Dr. Darren Warburton (PI) and co-applicants, Dr. Shannon Bredin, Dr. Moss Norman, Dr. Eli Puterman and Dr. Robert Boushel (KIN) for being awarded $100,200 from UBC’s Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF). Dr. Warburton received funding to create, implement, and evaluate an innovative blended learning program in “Indigenous Studies in Kinesiology.” This program […]
Posted: December 20, 2016Tweet
ICORD PhD student, Cameron Gee, has won the Four-Year Fellowship from the University of British Columbia’s School of Kinesiology and a Mitacs Accelerate Award. Under the supervision of ICORD Principal Investigator, Dr. Christopher West, Gee will receive funding and support from Mitacs, the Canadian Sport Institute Pacific (CSI Pacific) and Wheelchair Rugby Canada to study […]
Posted: October 12, 2016Tweet
Congratulations to Dr. Andrea Bundon and Dr. Moss Norman as recipients of the 2016 Hampton New Faculty Awards. Dr. Andrea Bundon, Assistant Professor, KIN Barriers and Facilitators Encountered by Canadians with Disabilities when Pursuing Sport Coaching Opportunities – $10,000 Dr. Moss Norman, Assistant Professor, KIN Indigenous Movements: An Indigenist-Centred Exploration of the […]
Posted: May 11, 2016Tweet
Congratulations to Dr Eli Puterman, a recipient of the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research 2016 Scholar Award. Foundation funding will allow for the successful realization of Dr Puterman’s vision that maximizes capacity to improve the health of Canada’s adult populations who are at risk for accelerated aging and disease development.