Night at the Nat is a celebration of a great partnership between St. Paul’s Foundation and the Vancouver Canadians Baseball Club—and a special shout-out, as well, to our Night at the Nat sponsor, Scotiabank.
It’s hard not to smile when Jane Li and her two chihuahuas, Juanita and Javier, take a walk through the halls of St. Paul’s.
In 2013, with support from the provincial government, local mining company Goldcorp, and donors to St. Paul’s Foundation, the St. Paul’s Hospital Goldcorp Addiction Medicine Fellowship program was created.
With community medicine a part of the vision for the new St. Paul’s, Dr. Rita McCracken, Associate Head, Department of Family Practice and a PhD candidate in UBC’s Experimental Medicine program, shows there is no shortage of visionary thinking going on right now.
A new imaging technology at St. Paul’s Hospital in Vancouver is letting doctors see blockages in blood vessels leading to the heart without invasive probes.
Read how St. Paul’s is tripling the survival rates for cardiac arrest in a ground-breaking new trial.
Nothing can turn back permanent lung damage, but exercise, education and camaraderie can make a difference in how people feel and function, says Pat Camp, a PhD physiotherapist and head of St. Paul’s Hospital’s Pulmonary Rehabilitation Clinic in downtown Vancouver.
Four years ago, St. Paul’s started a pilot project to follow COPD patients after their release from hospital, meeting up with them in the community and teaching them how to better manage the disease.
Five new youth health centres will make it easier for young people throughout B.C. to get the help they need to achieve wellness and reach their full potential.
Half of all lifetime cases of mental illness and substance use begin early in life, typically by age 14. Nearly 75 percent of cases present by age 24. Of this population of young people, however, only 25 percent will access treatment. St. Paul’s is changing this situation to ensure youth across British Columbia thrive. Established […]