Who We Are

VCH Research Institute comprises more than 1,500 personnel engaged in research in seven research centres, three research programs, and many evolving research areas. We are home to 900 principal investigators, as well as graduate and post-graduate trainees, conducting both clinical and discovery science. Our work creates technology transfer jobs and is fostering a new generation of knowledge and innovation leaders.

To house this diversity of research, we oversee approximately 350,000 square feet of research space within VCH. VCH Research Institute includes B.C.'s largest academic and teaching health sciences centres:

  • Vancouver General Hospital
  • UBC Hospital
  • GF Strong Rehabilitation Centre

VCH Research Institute also includes the following community hospitals and health centres:

  • North Shore
  • Richmond
  • Sea‐to‐Sky Highway
  • Sunshine Coast
  • Bella Bella
  • Bella Coola
  • Central Coast

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