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Creating a Knowledge Hub in Health Literacy and Chronic Disease Management

“Low health literacy is a serious and costly problem that will likely grow as the population ages and the incidence ... Read more

Posted: 11 January, 2014
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Call for Abstracts! Heart + Lung Health FEST 2014

Our annual Heart + Lung Health FEST scientific symposium is coming up on February 6-7, 2014. Featuring local, national & ... Read more

Posted: 9 January, 2014

Dr. Don Sin ranked with top COPD experts worldwide

Dr. Don Sin, Canada Research Chair in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and Head, Division of Respiratory Medicine, St. Paul’s Hospital/UBC in Vancouver, was recently ranked as the second leading COPD expert in the world by, a medical search and ranking website that ranks physicians, clinicians and researchers worldwide using a PubMed-based algorithm. ... Read more

Posted: 4 January, 2014
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Gairdner, UBC and St. Paul’s Hospital 2013 Symposium on COPD

New Approaches toward Prevention & Care COPD affects 200 million people worldwide; 1 in 5 Canadians 40 years and older ... Read more

Posted: 2 December, 2013