Ever wonder what a coast to coast day in the life of Canada’s health care system would look like? Watch as Canada’s health care workers guide patients through open heart surgery, emergency care, addictions medicine, organ transplant and more. Tune into CBC starting this Sunday, as St. Paul’s Hospital and the Crosstown Clinic are showcased […]
Now in its third year, Brilliant! has raised a total of $2,050,000 over the past three years.
To see St. Paul’s Head of Psychiatry Dr. Bill MacEwan at work is all it takes to see why Brilliant! inspires so many people. When you make a donation to support Brilliant!, this is the kind of patient care you’re supporting. One of the world’s leading authorities on schizophrenia, “Dr. Bill” (as he is known […]
It would be impossible to calculate the hours of patient care and family comfort provided by the women who gathered at St. Paul’s on Thursday, Sept. 17, to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of St. Paul’s School of Nursing’s Class of 1965. But not so impossible to recall the era these young women were about to […]
BY MIKE HAGER, THE GLOBE AND MAIL, SEPTEMBER 8, 2015 A group of medical researchers is calling for further study into how those with mental illnesses and addictions could benefit from psychedelic drugs such as acid and MDMA, which they say could one day be combined with psychotherapy and counselling to replace daily doses of widely […]
Drs. Jason Andrade and Andrew Krahn from The Institute for Heart + Lung Health at St. Paul’s Hospital, were among six researchers who have received two and three-year strategic research grants totaling over $2.4 million from the Canadian Arrhythmia Network (CANet). Dr. Jason Andrade received $450,062 (with $1,667,000 matching funds) for his study “Early Invasive vs. […]
The Goldcorp Addiction Medicine Program, a $3-million program funded by Goldcorp, trains up to eight health practitioners (six doctors and two nurses) at St. Paul’s each year on treating people with drug addiction.
Mo Shariff will throw out the inaugural pitch at tonight’s Vancouver Canadians game.
Providence Health Care has announced plans for a new St. Paul’s Hospital and health care campus.
The First Nations Health Authority (FNHA), Simon Fraser University (SFU) and St. Paul’s Hospital Foundation have announced the establishment of the First Nations Health Authority Chair in Heart Health and Wellness at St. Paul’s Hospital