Events

VPC Movember team 2014

Movember 2016

The Vancouver Prostate Centre has a team for Movember Canada's annual fundraiser.  With this year's slogan "Stop men dying too young", funds raised will support prostate cancer and mental health initiatives.  You can sponsor or join our team here, and learn more about Movember Canada here.

Terry Fox

Terry Fox Run: Sunday Sept. 18

The annual Terry Fox Run fundraiser took place Sunday September 18 at locations across Canada.  The VPC team of 61 members raised over $37,000. The Terry Fox Foundation has enabled groundbreaking work in the field of cancer therapeutics, and revolutionized fundraising for such work. The fundraising page is still live for those who wish to donate to our team.

Eric McCormack concert

Eric McCormack fundraising concert Aug 5 & 6

Emmy-winning actor Eric McCormack brings a night of music and storytelling to Vancouver's Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage on August 5 & 6 in support of Prostate Cancer Canada. Click here for more details and click here here for tickets ($115 and $95).

Pants Off 2016

2016 Pants Off Fundraiser - Thursday June 2

Prostate Cancer Canada's annual "Pants Off" fundraising event will take place Thursday June 2 The Imperial, 319 Main Street, doors at 6:30 PM. It will feature a live performance by eight-piece dance band The Phonix, including sets of funk, soul, R&B, pop and Motown. Further details & link to tickets ($50 each) at http://www.pantsoff.ca/vancouver/

Father's Day Run

2016 Father's Day Walk/Run Fundraiser

Prostate Cancer Foundation - BC's fundraising walk/run takes place June 19 in various locations across the province.  Click here for links to all locations.  To join or donate to the Vancouver Prostate Centre's team, click here.

Ride to Live 2016

Ride to Live 2016 - events and raffle

The 2016 Ride to Live fundraisers for the Prostate Cancer Foundation of BC include motorcycle rides in Vancouver (May 29), the Fraser Valley (May 29) and Vancouver Island (June 7), as well as Classic Vehicle Show & Shines (May 29 in Vancouver & the Fraser Valley), a Fraser Valley ATV ride (September 13) and a raffle (draw date: May 29).

Don Konantz: A Cancer Fighter Takes on IRONMAN Canada

The incredible athletic accomplishments of local hero Don Konantz were published on Stand Up to Cancer's blog. Click here to read the inspirational story of his achievements during and after prostate cancer treatement.

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.

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