Life lessons: Evan Wood
August 19, 2014 | Business in Vancouver

Evan Wood, an addictions and HIV-AIDS expert, is a professor of medicine at theUniversity of British Columbiaand co-director of the Urban Health Research Initiative at the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS. Wood has spent his career in two intense areas: the highly competitive world of scientific...

BC funds new addictions research and treatment
August 06, 2014 | The Canadian Press

VANCOUVER – The British Columbia government is boosting funding for addictions research and treatment in the province, with money directed at testing of a drug that can block the effects of heroin and alcohol. Health Minister Terry Lake made the announcement in Vancouver’s St. Paul’...

BC addictions research, treatment funding gets $3 million boost
August 06, 2014 | The Canadian Press

VANCOUVER – The British Columbia government is boosting funding for addictions research and treatment in the province, with money directed at testing of a drug that can block the effects of heroin and alcohol. Health Minister Terry Lake made the announcement in Vancouver’s St. Paul’...

$3 million to help health professionals treat addiction
August 06, 2014 | Newsroom

VANCOUVER – For those British Columbians and their families who are struggling with addiction, more help is on the way with a $3-million investment to expand and support a provincial addiction medicine education and research training program for clinicians, making it the largest in North Ameri...

BC Minister of Health shows support for HIV/AIDS
September 24, 2013 |

Terry Lake, BC’s Minister of Health, showed his support for HIV/AIDS research and treatment and mental health with a personal message and greetings to guests attending this past weekend’s St. Paul’s Hospital Foundation brilliant! fundraiser. For more information click here. Read th...

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