March 7, 2013
A team of doctors and researchers with an interest in global health are launching a video on innovative work being done in Uganda to prevent cervical cancer, in time for International Women’s Day, March 8.
March 5, 2013
The newly-transformed BC Cancer Agency Vancouver Island Centre opens after an extensive 10,000 square foot expansion.
March 4, 2013
Starting today, a newly-created Complex Chronic Disease Program located at BC Women’s Hospital & Health Centre will begin accepting patient referrals.
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March 4, 2013
The next phase of the BC Children's and BC Women's Hospitals redevelopment project is moving ahead with the evaluation of proponents who responded to the Request for Qualifications to build a new Acute Care Centre.
February 28, 2013
Women in BC now have a one-stop resource for accurate information about food safety during pregnancy so they can make healthier and safer food choices.
February 20, 2013
The World Health Organization (WHO) has designated the Division of Mathematical Modeling at the UBC Centre for Disease Control as the first WHO Collaborating Centre dedicated to bringing together complexity science and health systems decision-making.
February 4, 2013
The BC Cancer Agency is appealing to adults aged 35-69 to register for the BC Generations Project before recruitment wraps up this March
February 1, 2013
The BC Cancer Agency is working to dispel some common misconceptions about cancer, a disease that will be diagnosed in more than 24,000 people in the province in 2013.
January 28, 2013
A record-setting 306 organs were transplanted in 2012, marking a new beginning for many patients who were on the BC Transplant waitlist.
January 15, 2013
Lung cancer specialists at the BC Cancer Agency now have access to a threedimensional navigation system that can enhance diagnosis, staging and care for lung cancer patients in BC.