Dr. Paul Yong Awarded Research Grant

Oct 31, 2013: Congratulations to Dr. Paul Yong of the BC Women's Centre for Pelvic Pain + Endometriosis on being awarded a research grant from the Canadian Foundation for Women's Health.

Paul Yong (MD, PhD, FRCSC) leads the research program at the BC Women’s Centre for Pelvic Pain + Endometriosis: the first dedicated provincial research, training and education program.

A gynecologist, surgeon, and a noted researcher in women's reproductive health, Dr. Yong works to improve our understanding and ability to treat chronic pelvic pain and endometriosis.

Dr. Yong is also involved in teaching and is Assistant Professor in the UBC UBC Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Division of Gynaecologic Specialties.

The Canadian Foundation for Women's Health supports research like Dr. Yong's that will translate directly into advancements in sexual and reproductive health for Canadian women.


[Related article: Support Research at the Centre for Pelvic Pain + Endometriosis]

[Photo credit: BC Women’s Centre for Pelvic Pain + Endometriosis]