Cancer and Nutrition Sites

Nutrition videos by our Centre's Prostate Cancer Supportive Care Program
pcscprogram.ca/pcsc-program/resources/videos/

Nourish - Eat well tips for men with prostate cancer (PDF brochures, requires free account to download)
https://www.nourishonline.ca/nourish-extra-eat-well-tips-for-men-with-prostate-cancer/

Living with Prostate Cancer: Diet Recommendations by UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Centre (PDF, on PCSC website)
pcscprogram.ca/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/UCSF-PCF_Diet_GuideIIweb_April2018.pdf

Healthy Living (Healthy Eating, Physical Activity, Mental Wellnes), Prostate Cancer Canada
www.prostatecancer.ca/Prostate-Cancer/Facing-Prostate-Cancer/Healthy-Living

Living with Prostate Cancer: Diet & Lifestyle Recommendations, Prostate Cancer Foundation
www.pcf.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/PCF_HW_Guide2017.pdf

Nutrition Information, BC Cancer Agency
www.bccancer.bc.ca/health-info/coping-with-cancer/nutrition-support

Department of Urologic Sciences, UBC
urology.ubc.ca/patient-information/prostate-care

The American Institute for Cancer Research
www.aicr.org/foods-that-fight-cancer/

Diet Guidelines for Immunosuppressed Patients (PDF), Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
www.seattlecca.org/sites/default/files/page_content/2017-08/Diet%2520for%2520Immunosuppressed%2520Patients.pdf

University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center
www.mcancer.org/support/symptoms-and-side-effects/cancer-nutrition-services/managing-eating-problems

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

Plaid for Dad

Plaid for Dad Fundraiser, June 14, 2019

Plaid for Dad is a workplace fundraiser for Prostate Cancer Canada, with online registration & fundraising leading up to Friday June 14th's "wear plaid to work" day. Visit the event website to register a team, join/fundraise for a team or buy plaid to wear on the day.      

Fathers Day Walk Run 2019

Raymond James Father's Day Walk Run Fundraiser, June 16, 2019

The 21st Annual Raymond James Walk Run fundraiser for Prostate Cancer Foundation BC takes place on Sunday June 16, 2019 in various locations across BC. Registration fees ($40) include a shirt and BBQ lunch, and are waived for those who raise over $150. Click here to sponsor our Centre's team (opens in new window).

 

Employment

Work at the Vancouver Prostate Centre

Friday, May 3, 2019

Dr. Mads Daugaard receives the St. Baldrick’s Foundation Robert J. Arceci Innovation Award

Dr. Daugaard
Thursday, April 18, 2019

Dr. Subramaniam joins UBC as Gobind Khorana Canada Excellence Research Chair in Precision Cancer Drug Design

Dr. Subramaniam
Monday, April 1, 2019

VPC's translational research profiled in UBC Faculty of Medicine News

Dr. Gleave at the VPC