The ISU Team humbly and gratefully acknowledge the ancestral, traditional and unceded Indigenous territories where we live, work and play. 
We invite our site visitors to reflect on their past, present and future participation on the Indigenous lands where they are situated.

The Innovation Support Unit (ISU) improves the health of British Columbians by supporting innovation and improvement in primary care. This is accomplished by collaborating with primary care programs and projects in our province and by connecting academic knowledge and our faculty with these projects.

We help apply evidence and develop new services and knowledge. Our methods actively improve the chances for success of these programs and projects by leveraging our unique expertise and position at UBC as an academic health systems partner.


Primary and Community Care (PACC) Mapping

The ISU created the PACC Mapping tool as an engagement and planning approach that helps communities collectively explore how they could address local primary care needs such as attachment and other specific service gaps.

TEAM UP! Team Based Primary & Community Care in Action

Team Up! Team-Based Primary & Community Care in Action is a webinar and podcast series that aims to connect individuals and teams, identify tools to apply… [Listen here]

Immunization Primary and Community Care Mapping (immPACC)

The ISU received funding to develop an interprovincial network of community workshops across the four Western provinces to address structural barriers to immunization.