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

Robbie Burns celebration

Robbie Burns Gala at the Pan Pacific Vancouver: January 25

The Pan Pacific Vancouver is hosting a celebration of Scotland's most famous poet, Robbie Burns, on January 25.  The event will include fundraising for Prostate Cancer Canada's Plaid for Dad campaign. There will be a traditional itinerary, starting with the official piping in of the guests, with exclusive malt tastings, authentic Scottish cuisine celebrating the haggis and ending the evening with a chorus of Auld Lang Syne. Click here for more information and tickets.

It's a Snow Day poster

It's A Snow Day at Mt. Seymour: March 9

Mt. Seymour is hosting It's A Snow Day, a fundraiser for Prostate Cancer Foundation BC, on Friday March 9. The event will include slope time, a reception, and a silent auction. Click here for more details including how to register, donate and/or sponsor.

 

 

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

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