News & Events

HLI Road Hoggs Exceed Fundraising Goal of $10K

Monday, September 14, 2015 - 11:20
Congratulations to the HLI Road Hoggs for exceeding their fundraising goal of $10,000! The HLI Road Hoggs participated in BC Lung Association's Bicycle Trek for Life & Breath on September 12th and 13th, cycling 200 kms from White Rock to Cultus Lake... more

The 2015 Gairdner Foundation Symposium

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 - 10:50
The 2015 Gairdner Foundation Symposium will take place on October 26 at the UBC Life Sciences Centre. This exciting event will feature lectures by the two 2015 Canada Gairdner International Award recipients, Dr. Yoshinori Ohsumi and Dr. Michael N. Hall.... more

HLI Summer Student Research Day 2015

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 - 10:46
Each summer the Centre for Heart Lung Innovation hosts over 40 students, most at the undergraduate university level, who spend the summer working on research projects within the HLI labs. At the end of the summer the students get to showcase their... more

Innovative Heart and Lung Research at the HLI Attracts Major Funding Success and International Recognition

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 14:29
Centre for Heart Lung Innovation Group 2014 Photo
  The Centre for Heart Lung Innovation (HLI) at St. Paul’s Hospital has been at the forefront of innovative heart and lung research for nearly four decades. Through its various reincarnations, starting from a small Pulmonary Research Laboratory in 1977,... more

What are the Health Risks of Inhaling BC's Smoky Air?

Thursday, July 9, 2015 - 07:51
With over 200 forest fires burning in British Columbia, our air quality has taken a hit. Check out HLI's Dr. Chris Carlsten talk about the health risks of inhaling this smoky air in this CTV news clip: more