Seeking Biomarker Solutions for South Asians - PROOF Centre of Excellence Partners with the Canada India Network SocietyPosted: 11:57 am, June 22, 2010 by Events HLI
The federally-funded Centre of Excellence for Prevention of Organ Failure (PROOF Centre) and the Canada India Network Society (CINS) are joining forces to help combat the growing burden of cardiovascular disease among South Asian populations.
"The PROOF Centre of Excellence is very pleased to be working with CINS on biomarker solutions that can improve the current management and treatmen. . .
Dr. James C. Hogg, founder of the Pulmonary Research Laboratory at St. Paul's Hospital (renamed in 2003) and a member of the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame, will receive an honorary degree from UBC at the Spring Congregation.
Dr. Hogg, a Professor Emeritus in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, has leveraged over 40 years of experience in pathology, pulmonary physiology an. . .