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Research Spotlight: Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation for Patients with Lung Diseases

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 15:15
May is National Physiotherapy Month. In Canada, over 20,000 registered physiotherapists work with people to improve their mobility and physical function and remediate physical impairments. National Physiotherapy Month celebrates the profession and... more


Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 14:43
Congratulations to HLI PIs Drs. Bruce McManus and Liam Brunham for being awarded funding from the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) John R. Evans Leaders Fund. The John R. Evans Leaders Fund recognizes innovative research projects and provides the... more

Living with Cystic fibrosis: Simple blood tests to help patients live longer and breathe better

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 12:29
May is Cystic Fibrosis (CF) awareness month which aims to get people talking about a very debilitating disease that affects approximately 70,000 people worldwide. It occurs in about one in 3600 live births. Up until the 1950s people with CF would be... more

Innovative and translational research ideas of HLI Investigators recognized by the Providence Health Care Research Institute two years in a row

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 14:28
Congratulations to HLI Principal Investigator (PI) Dr. Liam Brunham for winning the 2016 PHCRI and VCHRI Innovative and Translational Research Award. This award will fund his project, Targeted Next Generation Sequencing to Improve the Diagnosis and... more