The Edwin S.H. Leong Healthy Aging Program brings together researchers across disciplines at UBC to harness the science of healthy aging in order to help people in British Columbia, across Canada, and around the world stay healthy, happy, and active longer into old age.
Unlocking the secrets of healthy aging — from society to cell
Dr. Michael Kobor is building a cutting-edge research program aimed at helping people live longer, healthier lives.
Meet the Chair
Dr. Michael Kobor is the Edwin S.H. Leong UBC Chair in Healthy Aging – a UBC President’s Excellence Chair.
Meet the Donor
A substantial philanthropic donation from Dr. Edwin S.H. Leong established the program.
Explore our Research
Learn more about our areas of focus and crosscutting themes.
If you are interested in learning more about the program or would like to become a member, please contact us.