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Ask Us Anything (About Bipolar Disorder!)

Nusha Balram on March 14, 2017   |    3 Comments

To mark World Bipolar Day, we are hosting a friendly, in-person event at the HOpe Centre with Kelty HOpe. Join members of the CREST.BD team as we share knowledge about current BD research as well as lived experience expertise. We’re looking forward to seeing new and familiar faces on Thursday March 30th … Read more


#BellLetsTalk 2017

Nusha Balram on January 24, 2017   |    No Comments

#BellLetsTalk day is an annual, national, online discussion about mental health that aims to create open conversation about mental health conditions. We applaud this effort and are pleased to take part in the conversation via social media. On our Twitter and Facebook accounts, we’ll be focusing on sharing evidence-based mental … Read more


Bipolar Banter: A UBC Thrive Event

Nusha Balram on October 25, 2016   |    No Comments

Have questions about bipolar disorder? Want to meet folks who work in mental health research, or who live with the condition… or both? Members of the UBC community (staff, students, and faculty) are invited to join us for a light lunch and a chat as part of UBC Thrive Week. No … Read more


KT Connects Webinar Series

Nusha Balram on September 14, 2016   |    No Comments

Michael Smith Foundation of Health Research and Arthritis Research Canada are partnering to co-develop and host a series of monthly expert-led, beginner-level KT training webinars with the goal of developing a sustainable resource for researchers and trainees to learn knowledge and skills that will enable them to develop KT practice in … Read more