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Dean's Office
D. Kelleher, Dean, Faculty of Medicine and Vice-President, Health
C. Lovato, Vice-Dean, Academic
R. Wong, Vice-Dean, Education
M. Allard, Vice-Dean, Health Engagement
R. McMaster, Vice-Dean, Research
317 - 2194 Health Sciences Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3
Telephone: 604.822.2421
Fax: 604.822.6061
Faculty of Medicine Website

Our Vision: To Transform Health for Everyone.

Ranked among the world’s top medical schools with the fifth-largest MD enrolment in North America, the UBC Faculty of Medicine is a leader in both the science and the practice of medicine1. Across British Columbia, more than 12,000 faculty and staff are training the next generation of doctors and health care professionals, making remarkable discoveries, and helping to create the pathways to better health for our communities at home and around the world.

The Faculty — comprised of more than 2,000 administrative support, technical/research and management and professional staff, as well approximately 650 full-time academic and more than 10,000 clinical faculty members — is composed of 19 academic basic science and/or clinical departments, three schools, and 23 research centres and institutes. Together with its University and Health Authority partners, the Faculty delivers innovative programs and conducts research in the areas of health and life sciences. Faculty, staff and trainees are located at university campuses, clinical academic campuses in hospital settings and other regionally based centres across the province.

For more information please visit the Faculty of Medicine website.

1Times Higher Education 2021 Rankings: 30th in life sciences & 39th in clinical, pre-clinical and health QS World University 2020 Rankings: 29th in life sciences and medicine.

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