Vancouver Prostate Centre - A UBC & VGH Centre of Excellence

Dr. Amina Zoubeidi
Dr. Colin Collins
Dick Bradshaw
Dr. Martin Gleave

A World Class Centre

The Vancouver Prostate Centre (VPC) has a track record of success that has earned it a reputation as one of the world’s most respected cancer facilities. It is a National Centre of Excellence and a designated Centre of Excellence for Commercialization and Research.

Learn more about us.

Pacific Northwest Prostate Cancer Conference: Sept. 13

The Annual Pacific Northwest Prostate Cancer Conference is on Saturday September 13th from 8:30am to 4pm in Vancouver.  This event is for patients, their loved ones, professionals in the field, and anyone interested in learning about issues surrounding prostate cancer treatment.  Cost is $10 which includes lunch and refreshments.  Click here for more information and to register.


Terry Fox

Terry Fox Fundraising Walk/Run/Ride: Sept. 14

The annual Terry Fox fundraiser takes place Sunday September 14 in communities across Canada.  There is no charge for registration and participation, and courses are available for all abilities.  Funds raised support innovative research and patient support. Since our Centre's inception, the VPC has received many research grants through the Terry Fox Foundation and the Terry Fox Research Institute.  You can sign up or sponsor a participant here; click here to sponsor the Vancouver Prostate Centre team or one of its members.


Don's Story - video



The UBC and VGH Hospital Foundation has posted a video in which Don Konantz, advocate for prostate cancer, shares his story.





Employment Opportunities

The Vancouver Prostate Centre is hiring.  Click below for further details.
• Laboratory Research Assistant (Closes September 12)
• Postdoctoral Fellows (7) and PhD Graduate Students (3) - Genomics, Computational Biology, Cell Biology (Closes October 17)
• Postdoctoral Fellow (1) and PhD Graduate Student (1) - Cheminformatics (Closes October 17)
• PhD and Master's Graduate Students - Computational Biology and Computer Science (Closes October 17)
• Graduate student (1) and postdoctoral fellow (1) - Molecular and Cellular Biology



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