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Congratulations to Dr. Hal Siden, recipient of the 2016 BC Community Achievement Awards

“All British Columbians are inspired by those who lead by example, lending their time and talents in their community. Thank you to the 2016 recipients; your commitment and generosity make a real Difference in people’s lives” Premier Christy Clark Congratulations to Dr. Siden recipient of The BC Community Achievement award recognizing individuals who have made […]

The Pharmacy Informer – Spring 2016 Edition

The Spring 2016 edition of the Pharmacy Informer is hot off the press! The Pharmacy Informer is a quarterly newsletter that contains important updates and highlights from the Children’s & Women’s Health Centre of BC, Department of Pharmacy. The Spring edition includes: Benzodiazepines for Seizure Rescue Amoxicillin for Community Acquired Pneumonia Ivacaftor/lumacaftor: A New CFTR […]

2016 Balding For Dollars – Featuring Dr Bjorn Baadjes!

  The annual “Balding for Dollars” event will take place May 14th at the BC Children’s Hospital. Visit the Balding For Dollars website for information on how to participate in the event. BCCH’s own Dr Bjorn Baadjes will be giving up his beloved locks to raise funds to support Oncology, Hematology, and BMT. You can help by […]

UBC Faculty of Medicine – Research Annual Report 2014/15

The UBC Faculty of Medicine’s Research Annual Report for 2014/15 is now available online. Click here to read about all the tremendous accomplishments achieved by the FOM.

Join the BCCH Pediatrics SUN RUN Team!

Run to work every day, uphill both ways? Power walk like you’re on a mission? Whether you’re a seasoned pro or run like you’re in slow-mo, come out on April 17th and join the Department of Pediatrics Team at the 32nd Annual Vancouver Sun Run. This is a great opportunity to enjoy the Spring weather […]

In Memory of Dr. Sheila Innis

We are deeply saddened by the news of Dr. Sheila Innis’ death on February 10, 2016. Originally from the UK, Dr. Innis was a highly respected Professor in the UBC Department of Pediatrics and Director of the Nutrition & Metabolism Research Program at CFRI. Dr. Innis was a tireless proponent of the nutritional needs of […]

In Memory of Dr Roger Tonkin

Roger died peacefully in Nanaimo Regional General Hospital surrounded by love. He showed strength and grace throughout his courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease, and that will remain a cherished and final gift for his family. In life Roger was always willing to swim against the current, and until his death he remained authentic to his […]

In Memory of Dr Brian Lupton

  Dr. Brian Lupton passed away peacefully in North Vancouver on December 19, 2015 at the age of 63. Brian will be deeply missed by his fiancée Susan Tolley, his daughters Keeva (Cameron) and Nareela, his sister Marjorie Glavin (Ronnie), friend and mother of their children Bonnie, and extended family and lifelong friends. Brian was […]