On January 15th, Dr. Stacy Elliott from the PCSC Program and Dr. Jennifer Locke, urology resident in the UBC Department of Urologic Sciences, gave a presentation to the Family Practice Oncology Network: "Prostate Cancer - Managing the side effects of ADT". The talk was 60mins in length and included discussion on the history of androgen treatments for prostate cancer, how the treatments work in the body, the side effects of treatment and methods to reduce the side effects. To view this webinar please click here (AdobeConnect video, opens in new window, may be slow to load).
January 2015 Webinar: Prostate Cancer - Managing the side effects of ADT
September 2014: 14th Annual Pacific Northwest Prostate Cancer Symposium
On Saturday September 13, our program teamed up with Prostate Cancer Foundation BC to support Vancouver's first participation in the 14th Annual Pacific Northwest Prostate Cancer Symposium in conjunction with the University of Washington and Oregon Health Sciences University. The day was a success and we have committed to participating again next year on Saturday September 19, 2015.
PCSC Program at the BC Patient Safety & Quality Council 2014
The PCSC team was invited by our funder, the Special Services Committee (a joint committee between the Doctors of BC and the BC government) to present a poster at the BC Patient Safety & Quality Council’s annual forum. Click here for the poster (PDF opens in new window)