COPD patients starting to breathe easier - December 4th, 2013

L-R: Dr. Brad Popovich, Chief Scientific Officer, Genome BC; Dr. Jerry Sandbrand, COPD patient; Dr. Don Sin, Head of Respiratory Medicine, St. Paul’s Hospital; Dick Vollet, President and CEO, St. Paul’s Hospital Foundation. VANCOUVER, DECEMBER 4, 2013 – Two St. Paul’s researchers have combined forces to develop a blood test that will identify patients at Read More...

Suzanne Jolly’s story - October 4th, 2012

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Donor tests her lungs in memory of a friend Suzanne Jolly had never attempted a race in her life before she took on the 67-kilometre Test of Metal mountain bike course in Squamish, but she had powerful motivation. She was raising funds and awareness in honour of her friend Glenn Ashenden. Ashenden passed away in Read More...

Rosanne Queen’s story - August 15th, 2012

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First Annual Scleroderma Ride for Research raises more than $10,000 for St. Paul’s Rosanne Queen still can’t believe the success of the first annual Scleroderma Ride for Research, which raised more than $10,000 for St. Paul’s Hospital’s Scleroderma Clinic. “When the donations started coming in, it was really emotional because I didn’t think we’d reach Read More...

Heart and/or lung diseases - May 30th, 2012

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St. Paul’s is world-renowned for the treatment and prevention of the often-linked diseases of the heart and lungs. As home to the provincial Heart Centre, St. Paul’s Hospital has developed many “firsts” in the care of heart disease and offers many cardiac services available nowhere else in the province. St. Paul’s also provides specialized care for patients Read More...

Promise magazine: Fall/Winter 2011 - October 12th, 2011

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Promise, the bi-annual magazine of St. Paul’s Hospital Foundation, provides updates and in-depth features on the innovative and world-leading care, research and teaching taking place at St. Paul’s. Receive a free mail subscription for future issues by emailing your name and address to sphfoundation@providencehealth.bc.ca View back issues of Promise Magazine View our most recent issue Read More...

Promise magazine: Spring/Summer 2011 - August 21st, 2011

Promise

Promise, the bi-annual magazine of St. Paul’s Hospital Foundation, provides updates and in-depth features on the innovative and world-leading care, research and teaching taking place at St. Paul’s. Receive a free mail subscription for future issues by emailing your name and address to sphfoundation@providencehealth.bc.ca View back issues of Promise Magazine View our most recent issue Read More...