Recent News and ResearchThe Passing of Dr. Angus Ian Rae
It is with much respect and considerable sadness that UBC Nephrology announces the passing of Dr. Angus Rae on Thursday July 9, 2020, at the age of 91. Angus was the founding father of Nephrology at St. Paul’s Hospital. His remarkable career was dedicated to the pursuit of excellent clinical medicine and he was a […]
Can SOLVE CKD in BC
Can-SOLVE CKD is a Canada-wide network of kidney patients, researchers, health care providers, policy- makers, and caregivers. We are seeking solutions and innovations that will transform kidney health for the four million Canadians living with chronic kidney disease.
Lan appointed to head HLA lab
Dr James Lan has been appointed HLA Laboratory Medical Director by the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and the Department of Medicine, effective July 1, 2020. In this role, he will support the BC solid organ and stem cell transplant programs which have expanded markedly over the past decade and are now among the largest in North America.
A MESSAGE TO OUR PATIENTS REGARDING COVID-19
To our patients, We are taking this unusual step to write to you personally regarding the COVID-19 virus. You will have heard the directive from our Provincial Health Officer, Dr Bonnie Henry, to self-isolate and practice social distancing. The time to act is now. Our province is in a state of emergency. What we do […]
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