The UNBC Health Research Institute (HRI) is designed to enable UNBC’s health researchers to join together for the purpose of furthering health research and innovation. The Institute provides a venue for collaboration among this diverse of group of researchers from many disciplines, who undertake various forms of health research, including research on the determinants of health. The Institute encompasses researchers working in the areas identified in th​e UNBC Strategic Research Plan (Determinants of Health, Health Services and Policy, Population and Public Health, Indigenous Health, Health and Environment), as well as others who engage in health research at UNBC.


  • Research
    Wednesday, July 4, 2018
    The BC SUPPORT Unit Northern Centre is excited to announce the second intake of the Developing Northern Research Collaboration Award. This funding will provide the opportunity for researchers, health care providers, decision makers and patient partners to develop... more
  • Award, Research
    Thursday, June 21, 2018
    The BC SUPPORT Unit is hosting the 2nd annual Putting Patients First: Partnerships for Better Health Research provincial conference on October 3-4, 2018 in Vancouver, BC, with workshops on October 3rd and presentations on October 4th. This conference is designed to encourage... more
  • Research
    Monday, June 18, 2018
    The conference theme is Engaging Partners in Health Care Improvement. The objectives are: Celebrate and share research, quality improvement, evaluation, and implementation of evidence in northern and rural context Support the development of research, quality... more