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Celebrate Research 2014 Public Lecture: You and Your Immune System
Date: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 from 7:00-8:30pm (Doors open at 6:00PM)
Location: New Lecture Theatre (Room 1477), Providence Building, St. Paul's Hospital, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC
Child and Family Research Institute, Providence Health Care Research Institute and Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute are proud to present the annual Celebrate Research Public Lecture, “You and Your Immune System".
Join us for an evening talk with today’s research leaders in HIV/AIDS, Crohn’s and Colitis as well as the role of skin in the immune system.
- Dr. Richard Harrigan
Director, Research Laboratory, BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS, St. Paul’s Hospital – Providence Health Care
GSK-CIHR Research Chair in HIV/AIDS
Professor, Division of AIDS, Faculty of Medicine, UBC
- Dr. Jan Dutz
Scientist, Immunity in Health & Disease, CFRI
Professor, Department of Dermatology and Skin Science, UBC
- Dr. Theodore Steiner
Research Faculty, Immunity & Infection Research Centre, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute
Associate Professor and Associate Head, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, UBC
Dr. Daniel Kalla
Department Head, Emergency Department, St. Paul’s Hospital and Mount St. Joseph’s Hospital
International bestselling author of Pandemic, Resistance, Rage Therapy, Blood Lies, Cold Plague, Of Flesh and Blood, The Far Side Of the Sky and Rising Sun Falling Shadow
Registration is now open. Please register to secure your spot.
To register online, visit http://events.providenceresearch.ca
Questions? Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
2014 PHC Practice-based Research Challenge (Q&A and Application Deadline)
Q&A Session dates and locations: January 14, 2014 from 12:00 - 1:00PM at Mount St. Joseph (room TBA); January 24, 2014 from 12:00 - 1:00PM St. Paul’s Hospital, Dining Room 1 & 2, 4th Floor, Providence Building, St. Paul’s Hospital)
PHC Professional Practice has announced the fourth annual Practice-based Research Challenge, an opportunity for staff to bring forward their research questions, work with a mentor and develop a proposal for funding of a small-scale research project.
Application deadline: February 13, 2014 at 4:00PM
Please contact PHC Research Facilitator, Aggie Black at email@example.com.
6th International Conference on Patient- and Family- Centered Care - Partnerships for Quality and Safety
Event Date:August 6-8, 2014
Location: Westin Bayshore, Vancouver, BC
The Institute for Patient- and Family-Centered Care has announced The 6th International Conference on Patient- and Family-Centered Care — Partnerships for Quality and Safety. The conference will showcase innovative programs and approaches dedicated to collaboration among health care professionals, patients, residents in long-term care communities, and families and other care partners.