News & Events

HLI Postdoctoral Research Grants Awarded to Amrit Singh, Alex Leung, and Miranda Kirby!

Friday, February 2, 2018 - 14:14
  St. Paul’s Foundation is grateful to the Ajaib (Jab) and Nirmal (Munni) Sidhoo Charities Endowment Fund and donors to the St. Paul’s Hospital Pulmonary Research Endowment Fund for supporting a Postdoctoral Research Grant Program. The award winners were... more

Congratulations to the recent CIHR Project Grant recipients!

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 15:34
  Congratulations to all of the HLI’s Principal Investigators and affiliated Investigators that were successful in the latest round of funding from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)! CIHR funding is highly competitive and that was... more

HLI investigators discuss the importance of genetic testing for Familial Hypercholesterolemia

Thursday, January 4, 2018 - 09:48
Dr. Gordon Francis and Dr. Liam Brunham, principal investigators at the HLI and physicians at St. Paul's Healthy Heart Program, discuss the role of genetics in understanding the risk of Familial Hypercholesterolemia on City News. See the link below to... more

HLI's Dr. Don Sin receives CFI Award

Friday, November 24, 2017 - 10:19
Dr. Don Sin receives CFI Award towards Revolutionizing COPD and Asthma Treatment There are currently 5 million Canadians suffering from asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), diseases of airflow limitation for which there are no... more

Bringing Awareness to COPD –November 15, 2017 is World COPD Day

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 08:44
Do you ever have trouble climbing the stairs? Many people mistake their increased breathlessness as a normal part of aging, but it may in fact be caused by Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), which affects the lives of 3.7 million Canadians... more