UBC/St. Paul’s Hospital Foundation Chair in AIDS

Imagine a world where everyone with HIV receives treatment. This is what drives Dr. Julio Montaner and his team at the B.C. Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS at St. Paul’s. Dr. Montaner, UBC/St. Paul’s Foundation Chair in AIDS and current director of the BC-CfE, was lead investigator of a seminal international clinical trial that resulted in Vancouver […]

Dr. Scott Lear

Cardiovascular prevention research

The first Canadian research chair in cardiovascular prevention research, the Pfizer/Heart and Stroke Foundation Chair in Cardiovascular Prevention Research at St. Paul’s, was created through a $1.25 million contribution from Pfizer Canada, $1.5 million from Simon Fraser University, $1 million from an anonymous donor to St. Paul’s Foundation and $750,000 from the Heart and Stroke Foundation of […]

Internet brings specialized care to those living in remote areas

Highly specialized chronic-disease care is now going where it hasn’t gone before. Internationally renowned Simon Fraser University and Providence Health Care (PHC) researcher Dr. Scott Lear is using $1-million in research grants to carry out his latest study of internet-delivered care – developing websites that help patients manage chronic diseases at home and in remote parts of the province.

PHC announces $7.5 million in new funding research

PHC Announces $7.5 Million in

New Research Funding

A total of $7.5 million in new research funding for Providence Health Care and its partners was announced today. Of that total, $4.25 million is being contributed by Pfizer Canada.

St. Paul's Foundation