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View recent news stories and events relating to Research and the Providence Health Care Research Institute.

Funding opportunity: Early Career Clinician Investigator Award

Applications are now open for the 2019 Early Career Clinician Investigator Award. This competition supports early career clinician investigators by providing resources that will help them explore questions identified in the early stages of their medical profession.

There's no cure for HIV, but we're working on it

Once considered impossible, many scientists now believe finding a cure for HIV is feasible and researchers at the BC-CfE, like Dr. Zabrina Brumme, are investigating some exciting strategies.

Study: mobile trailer a success in caring for opioid overdose patients

The results of a study published last month in the Journal of Urban Health, led by Dr. Frank Scheuermeyer, clearly demonstrate the success of the Mobile Medical Unit, a “hospital on wheels” that was deployed in the Downtown Eastside during 2016/17 to treat cases of opioid overdose.  

PROOF celebrates 10 years of excellence

As PROOF marks its 10th anniversary, CEO Dr. Bruce McManus reflects on the Centre’s remarkable last decade and the promising future ahead.

BC Kidney Days

The latest research, trends, clinical treatment and surgical breakthroughs concerning improvements to renal patient care