Events and outreach

Upcoming event: The Victoria Health Hackathon

We will be hosting the first ever health and regenerative medicine themed Hackathon here in Victoria during September 2018. Hackathons are focused events which bring together interdisciplinary teams to develop innovative solutions to front-line healthcare problems. This event is being held with support from NSERC, the UVic Centre of Biomedical Research, the BC Regenerative Medicine Initiative, Starfish Medical, and Island Health, VILS, VIATEC, and from UVic the Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Science, RPKM, and CAMTEC.

For complete information and a list of the challenges please see the Hackathon Page

Upcoming event: Biomedical Engineering Enterpreneurship Partnership Day

Friday, 02 November, 2018
9:30 - 5:00 PM
Student Union Building, UVic

Click here for more information and to register

Contact the Centre for Biomedical Research if you have any questions or 250472-4067


Other events

Our Café Scientifique series is an informal series of talks designed to engage the public in learning about recent research in science. The talks, which are given by experts in the field, provide an opportunity to stimulate discussion around some of the most exciting topics in modern science.

The CBR Trainee Group includes over a hundred undergraduate and graduate students who are doing or are interested in biomedical research. Throughout the year many events are held by this group showcasing the student biomedical research happening on campus.

Additionally, we also host and sponsor events related to the following series and initiatives: