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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

Announcing the KT Challenge

Interested in Knowledge Translation (KT)? Want to learn more about moving evidence into practice to improve patient care? Announcing the third cohort of the PHC/VCH KT Challenge!