Spotlight on UBC Research, in Ottawa

UBC is a top-40 research university where open, innovative thinking is changing the world. In areas as diverse as brain health, human-computer interaction, linguistics, and advanced materials, UBC researchers are leading the way.

Hear from UBC President and Vice Chancellor Professor Santa J. Ono and four UBC researchers who will present highlights from their work.

Recorded January 31, 2018, at the Fairmont Chateau Laurier in Ottawa, ON.


Lara Boyd, PT, PhD - Director, Brain Behaviour Laboratory; CIHR Delegate & Health Research Advisor to the VP Research; Professor, Department of Physical Therapy and Neuroscientist, UBC
Karon MacLean, PhD - Professor of Computer Science; Special Advisor on Knowledge Mobilization, UBC Faculty of Science; Director, UBC Designing for People Research Cluster
Lisa Matthewson, PhD - Professor and Distinguished University Scholar; Acting Head, Department of Linguistics, UBC (2017-2018)
Anoush Poursartip, PhD, PEng, FCAE - Director, Composites Research Network; Professor, Department of Materials Engineering, University of British Columbia