Partners

As with any successful research enterprise the key to success is establishing and maintaining strong networks and partnerships with local, national, and international collaborators, as well as funders, patients and benefactors.

Host Institutions

Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute University of British  Columbia
UBC Faculty of Medicine Department of Urologic Sciences, UBC

Our Valuable Partners Include:

Accel-Rx BC Cancer Agency
Government of Canada Canada Foundation for Innovation
Canadian Cancer Society CIHR
CDRD

Coalition to Cure Prostate Cancer

Genome British Columbia Genome Canada
Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research Movember Foundation
Networks of Centres of Excellence of Canada Prostate Cancer Canada
Prostate Cancer Foundation Prostate Cancer BC
Provincial Health Services Authority The Terry Fox Foundation
VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation

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.

Events

Step Up Challenge fundraiser: Feb 19 in Vancouver

The annual Step Up Challenge, raising funds for Prostate Cancer Canada, takes place in Vancouver on February 19. Once again, VPC researchers are taking on the challenge to climb 375 flights of stairs; click here to sponsor our team.

BMO Vancouver Marathon, May 7: Prostate Cancer Foundation BC fundraiser

Prostate Cancer Foundation BC has a fundraising page for participants in the BMO Vancouver Marathon on May 7th.  You can make a donation by clicking here, or contact PCF-BC for more information of how to help at prostatebceventsattelus [dot] net.

Employment

Work at the Vancouver Prostate Centre

Monday, January 30, 2017

Dr. Amina Zoubeidi leads identification of gene linked to growth of aggressive neuroendocrine prostate cancer (NEPC)

DNA

Make A Difference

Help the Vancouver Prostate Centre fund research to find better treatments and a cure.

Movember