Big Engines, Big Hearts

April 11th, 2017

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.

Conconi Challenge aims to finish Foundry funding

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.

Providence Health Care Foundations Amalgamate

April 3rd, 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.

Jim Pattison Makes Record $75 Million Donation to St. Paul’s Foundation

March 28th, 2017

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

The BC Centre on Substance Use

March 10th, 2017

“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 […]

Lights, Camera, Renal-Friendly Food!

March 3rd, 2017

Being on hemodialysis can turn your schedule upside down, add in food restrictions due to little or no kidney function and finding time to cook can be a challenge. Learn what St. Paul’s dietitians are doing to help renal patients stay healthy.

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