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Congratulations Dr. Stephanie Seller! Recipient of the
2022 Michael Smith Health Research BC Scholar

"This award is essential for the growth of my research team and program that aim to contribute to improving care for heart valve disease through fundamental and translational science”

Health Research BC’s funding for 71 researchers through the 2022 Scholar and Research Trainee competitions will help develop, attract and retain BC’s best and brightest health researchers and support the advancement of world-class health research in BC.

The Scholar and Research Trainee Programs specifically support BC’s next generation of health researchers. This year’s awardees are investigating diverse research areas including: community-based health projects guided by Indigenous approaches to health and research in BC’s interior; interventions to reduce overdose during dual public health emergencies; supports for older adults with cancer; access to breastfeeding support in BC; and, mental health for men through social connection.

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CCI is an inclusive centre with multidisciplinary membership for all cardiovascular investigators in BC