Dr. Susan Moore

Dr. Susan Moore

BA (Geography), University of British Columbia
BSc (Microbiology), University of Victoria
PhD (Biochemistry), University of Victoria

Team: 
Associate Members
Positions: 

Laboratory Manager, Vancouver Prostate Centre
Adjunct Professor, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia
Chairman, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute Joint Health & Safety Committee

 

Dr. Moore joined the VPC in 2003 as a Post-doctoral Fellow, bringing her own funding via an NSERC Fellowship and a Michael Smith Foundation Trainee Award.  She was promoted to a Research Associate in 2008; has served on the VCHRI Joint Health and Safety Committee since 2004 and as Chair since 2007; and started teaching in 2007 in the UBC Department of Medicine Undergraduate MD program where she was appointed  Adjunct Faculty in 2009.

As Lab Manager, Dr. Moore is responsible for managing day-to-day operations of the Vancouver Prostate Centre research labs.  She monitors and analyzes lab performance to ensure maximum efficiency, and ensures adherence to required regulations and effective lab supply management practices are in place.  She is the key point of contact for all equipment related responsibilities and issues.

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

Rock4Prostate

Rock4Prostate fundraiser - Friday Nov 8, 2019

The 2nd annual Rock4Prostate event takes place Friday Nov 8 at the Backstage Lounge Pub on Granville Island.  Tickets available at Eventbrite and at the door ($20 or $10 for students 19+), with proceeds going to Prostate Cancer Canada.  Please visit the Facebook event page for more details

VPC Movember 2013 team

Movember fundraiser: Nov. 1 - 30, 2019

Movember is an international charity raising funds for men's health initiatives. Movember Canada focuses on prostate cancer, testicular cancer, mental health and suicide prevention. Please visit moteam.co/the-vancouver-prostate-centre to join or donate to our Centre's Movember fundraising team.

Employment

Work at the Vancouver Prostate Centre

Monday, September 16, 2019

Drs Cox, Gleave and Goldenberg awarded Prostate Cancer Canada and Movember 2019 Discovery Grants

Drs Cox, Gleave and Goldenberg
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Drs. Wyatt and Sorensen receive 2019 UBC Faculty of Medicine Awards for Distinguished Achievement

Drs Wyatt and Sorensen
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Drs. Sorensen, Ester and Huntsman elected to Royal Society of Canada

Drs Sorensen, Ester, Huntsman