BC Transplant provides oversight for all aspects of organ donation and transplantation across BC.


Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute (VCHRI) is comprised of multidisciplinary researchers representing a diverse range of health disciplines and research institutes. VCHRI research discoveries have improved quality of life and changed the healthcare experience.


VGH/UBC Foundation raises funds for VGH, UBC Hospital, GF Strong Rehab Centre, VCHRI and Vancouver Community Health Services to ensure that hospitals and health care teams can deliver BC’s best, most specialized care for adults.


The Child & Family Research Institute (CFRI) is the largest research institute of its kind in Western Canada, spanning a wide range of children’s and women’s health concerns. There are 214 investigators, 42 affiliate investigators and 314 trainees affiliated with CFRI.

The Canadian National Transplant Research Program (CNTRP) is a national research network designed to increase organ and tissue donation in Canada and enhance the survival and quality of life of Canadians who receive transplants. 

The Alberta Transplant Institute is a multidisciplinary, virtual institute that brings together researchers, clinicians, educators/scholars, and patient-partners to work towards common goals of improving transplantation and donation in Alberta, and achieving global impact in cutting-edge research, improvements in patient care, education, and advocacy.

Providence is a health and wellness resource for all British Columbians. We’re committed to treating those we serve — and each other — with compassion and respect.

BC Children’s Hospital is the province’s only full-service, pediatric acute care hospital and serves the one million children living in BC and the Yukon. All children who are seriously ill or injured are referred to Children’s Hospital and are either treated at the hospital facility in Vancouver or, with consultation from Children’s specialists, in their home community.

BC Children’s Hospital conducts discovery, translational and clinical research to benefit the health of children and their families. We are supported by BC Children’s Hospital Foundation and work in close partnership with the Provincial Health Services Authority, its agencies, the University of British Columbia.