Vancouver Prostate Centre has been awarded the 2023 UBC Science Co-op Employer Recognition Award

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The Vancouver Prostate Centre has been chosen as the recipient of the 2023 UBC Science Co-op Employer Recognition Award. This award is a testament to our longstanding commitment to employing UBC co-op students and the exceptional mentorship provided by our faculty and postdocs. We are proud to be recognized for our dedication to experiential learning, professional and personal growth opportunities, and continued support of the UBC Science Co-op Program. Congratulations to all supervisors and students involved in this achievement, and let's continue the great work.


Click here to view the list of 2023 recipients.

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.


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