CFI John R. Evans Leaders Award to IHLCDP Associate

Brodie Sakakibara

Dr. Brodie Sakakibara, IHLCDP Associate,  Assistant Professor in the Southern Medical Program and Chronic Disease Prevention Program is the recipient of a new research infrastructure award from the CFI John R. Evans Leaders Fund for Equipment and Infrastructure.  The funding will be used to provide Dr. Sakakibara with research tools necessary to establish a Stroke Management and e-Health Innovation Laboratory at UBC Okanagan.  Dr. Sakakibara’s research focuses on innovative uses of technology for the prevention of secondary events after stroke and promoting healthy lifestyles.