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
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

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Breast & Prostate Cancer half-day virtual conference: Saturday, September 18th, 2021

The What you Need to Know for Your Patients Post Breast & Prostate Cancer Conference, taking place online on Saturday, September 18th, 2021 from 8:00am – 1:30pm, is an accredited virtual half-day conference focusing on screening, treatment, side-effect management & emerging new therapies for breast & prostate cancer patients. Click here for more information and to register. 

Dr. Peter Black, team captain

Terry Fox Run fundraiser: September 19th, 2021

The 41st Annual Terry Fox Run is taking place on Sunday September 19, 2021. If you are able, please consider donating to our team (tax receipts issued), raising funds for the Terry Fox Foundation's ground-breaking cancer 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