This year marks Ravinder Parmar’s 20th year with his second kidney. He was the recipient of the first kidney transplant at St. Paul’s on April 20, 1986.
Read Vanessa and Stefan’s story as they find care and comfort in a Providence Health Care hospice. It was the small, everyday moments that Stefan says made the difference.
Darren and his wife Leanne have raised more than $18,000 for the Colorectal Cancer Clinic at St. Paul’s through the rally and sales of their cookbook. The funds were used to help purchase a second Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery Insufflator (TEM), a surgical device that enables surgeons to perform minimally invasive rectal cancer operations resulting in faster patient recovery times.
Foundry will dramatically improve access to care and support services for youth in BC aged 12 to 24. All donations to St. Paul’s Foundation in support of Foundry will be matched, up to $500,000, from now until May 31, 2017.
St. Paul’s Foundation is pleased to announce its amalgamation with Tapestry Foundation under the St. Paul’s Foundation banner to support all health care services at Providence Health Care.
Dr. Kanna Hayashi has been named the inaugural St. Paul’s Chair in Substance Use Research at the BC Centre on Substance Use (BCCSU).
Trevor Finch wants his kids to know the importance of giving back. That’s why the Finch’s make giving a family affair.
St. Paul’s Foundation today announced the largest donation in Canadian history by a private citizen to a single medical facility. This donation will support the transformation of health care for British Columbians with the creation of the new St. Paul’s at the Jim Pattison Medical Centre
“A crisis event, like an overdose, is the moment when a patient’s motivation to make changes is very high,” says Dr. Evan Wood, Director of the British Columbia Centre on Substance Use. “Yet, too many times,” he says, “we have watched patients leave the hospital knowing the additional support they need to make those changes is […]
Read how one St. Paul’s patient found a living Kidney donor match in a very unexpected place!