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

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