BC Children’s Hospital is home to a robust research community dedicated to transforming child health...
In 2012, 14-year-old Madeline Lauener received a stem cell transplant from her sister as treatment f...
Congratulations to the BC Children's Hospital investigators who are recipients of 2017 UBC Faculty o...
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.
Join us on Thursday, November 16 for a presentation on: "Control of Pathogen Colonization by Host Immunity and the Microbiota in the Gut".
Surgery: Past, Present and Future
Presented by Dean Dr. Kishore Mulpuri, this 6-week seminar series will provide insight into the world of surgery.
Our research community is dedicated to transforming child health for kids and families in BC and beyond.
We’re improving how we engage patients, families and the general public in our research and want your feedback. Please complete our short survey.
Find out about new and exciting research discoveries and hear directly from the scientists who made them. Read More
This popular series uses big ideas, big discoveries and big names to engage high school students, teachers and the general public in learning and discussion about health research topics. Read More
TGIF is a weekly seminar series where clinicians and scientists at BC Children's Hospital share their latest research. Read More
Find an Investigator
The BC Children's Hospital Research Institute is the largest research institute of its kind in Western Canada in terms of people, productivity, funding and size.