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

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Breast & Prostate Cancer half-day virtual conference: Saturday, September 18th, 2021

The What you Need to Know for Your Patients Post Breast & Prostate Cancer Conference, taking place online on Saturday, September 18th, 2021 from 8:00am – 1:30pm, is an accredited virtual half-day conference focusing on screening, treatment, side-effect management & emerging new therapies for breast & prostate cancer patients. Click here for more information and to register. 

Dr. Peter Black, team captain

Terry Fox Run fundraiser: September 19th, 2021

The 41st Annual Terry Fox Run is taking place on Sunday September 19, 2021. If you are able, please consider donating to our team (tax receipts issued), raising funds for the Terry Fox Foundation's ground-breaking cancer research. 

Employment

Work at the Vancouver Prostate Centre

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Recent publication proposes a potential new therapeutic approach to treatment-resistant prostate cancer

Tuesday, August 3, 2021

Dr. Cherkasov receives 2021 Faculty of Medicine Distinguished Achievement Award

Dr. Cherkasov