News & Events

Organ and Tissue Donation Saves Lives

Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 09:42
Centre for Heart Lung Innovation Biobank
  April 18 - 25 is the National Organ and Tissue Donation Week. Every tissue or organ donated to research saves countless lives because it helps scientists discover solutions for diagnosis or treatment of disease. When Dr. James Hogg was recruited from... more

Post-Doctoral Fellow job opportunity

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 - 10:24
Post-Doctoral Fellow The Study to Avoid cardioVascular Events in British Columbia (SAVE BC) invites applications from highly qualified candidates for the position of post-doctoral research fellow. SAVE BC is a large scale clinical research study of... more

SAVE BC Launched

Friday, December 11, 2015 - 14:36
Save BC
SAVE BC launched to study BC families with early onset heart disease HLI researchers launch study to identify risk factors and develop new approaches for diagnosis and treatment of families affected by early-onset atherosclerotic heart disease.  ... more

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