The Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies at UBC is committed foremost to excellence in research; its goal is to stimulate collaborative, creative, innovative interdisciplinary research that makes important advances in knowledge.
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Join the Institute for the Wall Wednesdays Afternoon Series - a series of afternoon talks held every other Wednesday in the Peter Wall Ideas Lunch & Wine Bar from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Attendees receive 15% off their first purchase immediately after the talk.
This fall, the Institute was delighted to welcome Camilla Gibb, award-winning Canadian author, as Writer in Residence. The Wall Papers caught up with Gibb to ask a few questions about her work and her upcoming memoir. Read the Q&A or watch her lecture online.
Timothy Caulfield holds the Canada Research Chair in Health Law and Policy at the University of Alberta and is the author of The Cure for Everything: Untangling the Twisted Messages about Health, Fitness and Happiness. He gave a lecture at the Institute as part of an International Roundtable on patient-centered research focused on genomics in primary care.