Vancouver

May 2014

  • “Breast and ovarian cancer – Not only a disease for older women”
    Hosted by the Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology in collaboration with CIHR
    Thursday, May 8, 2014, 6 p.m.
    The Wicklow Pub
    610 Stamps Landing, Vancouver
    RSVP: www.scwist.ca

April 2014

  • “The increasing burden of chronic diseases”
    Hosted by Simon Fraser University in collaboration with CIHR
    Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 7 p.m.
    CBC Studio
    700 Hamilton St., Vancouver
    RSVP : cafe_scientifique@sfu.ca

  • “Lesser-known consequences of spinal cord injury”
    Hosted by Vancouver Coastal Health in collaboration with CIHR
    Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 5:30 p.m.
    Blusson Spinal Cord Centre
    818 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver
    RSVP : icord Website

  • “Cancer prevention: It is not just your genes!”
    Hosted by the Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology and the Cancer Prevention Centre in collaboration with CIHR
    Thursday, April 3, 2014, 6 p.m.
    The Wicklow Pub
    610 Stamps Landing, Vancouver
    RSVP: www.scwist.ca

March 2014

  • “Immunizing against physical inactivity: How do we entice seniors to be active?”
    Hosted by Simon Fraser University in collaboration with CIHR
    Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 7 p.m.
    CBC Studio
    700 Hamilton St., Vancouver
    RSVP : cafe_scientifique@sfu.ca

February 2014

  • “What are stem cells and how might they change the future of medicine?”
    Hosted by Simon Fraser University in collaboration with CIHR
    Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 7 p.m.
    CBC Studio
    700 Hamilton St., Vancouver
    RSVP : cafe_scientifique@sfu.ca

  • “Getting to the HEART of preventing cardiovascular diseases”
    Hosted by Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology in collaboration with CIHR
    Thursday, February 6, 2014, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    The Wicklow Pub 610 Stamps Landing, Vancouver
    RSVP: http://tinyurl.com/lsrup98

January 2014

  • “Understanding the nuts and bones of Osteoporosis”
    Hosted by the Society of Canadian Women in Science and Technology, Immigrant Women in Science in collaboration with CIHR
    Thursday, January 16, 2014, 5:30 p.m.
    The Wicklow Pub
    610 Stamps Landing, Vancouver
    RSVP: http://tinyurl.com/ksgmhb2

December 2013

  • “Employing HIV Peer Research Associates: Are we providing enough support?”
    Hosted by Positive Living in BC in collaboration with CIHR
    Wednesday, December 4, 2013, 10 a.m.
    Chateau Granville Hotel
    1100 Granville, Vancouver,
    RSVP. cbrfmail@gmail.com

May 2013

  • “Resilience in youth coping with stigma”
    Hosted by University of British Columbia in collaboration with CIHR
    Thursday, May 9, 2013, 7 p.m.
    Juliet’s Café
    1905 Cornwall Ave., Vancouver
    RSVP: osot.wellcafe@ubc.ca

March 2013

  • “The science behind vaccination”
    Hosted by Simon Fraser University in collaboration with CIHR
    Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    CBC Studio
    700 Hamilton St., Vancouver
    RSVP: café_sci@sfu.ca

  • “An anxieTEA party: Why should we worry about childhood anxiety?”
    Hosted by the University of British Columbia in collaboration with CIHR
    Monday, March 18, 2013, 7 p.m.
    VanDusen Botanical Garden
    (Peggy Woodland Hall)
    5251 Oak Street, Vancouver
    RSVP

January 2013

  • “Does communication really matter in cancer care?”
    Hosted by University of British Columbia in collaboration with CIHR
    Wednesday, January 30, 2013, 7 p.m.
    HarbourView Room
    Steamworks Brewing Co.
    375 Water Street, Vancouver
    RSVP: (by January 23) cancer.communication@nursing.ubc.ca

November 2012

  • “New visions of health care in Aboriginal communities: Integrating primary care and public health”
    Hosted by Vancouver Coastal Health Authority in collaboration with CIHR
    Thursday, November 22, 2012, 6:30 p.m.
    Vancouver Public Library, Alice Room
    350 West Georgia St., Vancouver
    RSVP: staff@phabc.org

  • "Paralympic wheelchair athletes: struggles behind the gold"
    Hosted by Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute in collaboration with CIHR
    Monday, November 19, 2012, 7 p.m.
    Blusson Spinal Cord Centre
    818 West 10th Ave., Vancouver
    RSVP: cafesci-eorg.eventbrite.com

October 2012

  • "Wired Café: Arthritis management in a digital world"
    Hosted by Arthritis Research Centre of Canada (British Columbia) in collaboration with CIHR
    Tuesday, October 16, 2012
    W2 Media Café
    111 West Hastings St., Vancouver
    RSVP: ecarruthers@arthritisresearch.ca

July 2012

May 2012

  • "Are stem cells the future of modern medicine?"
    Hosted by Society for Canadian Women in Science and Techonology in collaboration with CIHR
    Thursday, May 31, 2012, 6 p.m.
    The Wicklow Pub
    610 Stamps Landing, Vancouver
    RSVP: cafescientifique2011@gmail.com

  • "Hip and knee replacement surgery and rehabilitation in BC: The best place on earth?"
    Hosted by the Arthritis Research Centre of Canada in collaboration with CIHR
    Thursday, May 10, 2012, 7 p.m.
    Juliet's Café
    1905 Cornwall Ave., Vancouver
    RSVP: ecarruthers@arthritisresearch.ca or 604-871-4580

  • "Hot & Bothered? What to expect in perimenopause"
    Hosted by Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research at University of British Columbia in collaboration with CIHR
    Thursday, May 10, 2012, 7 p.m.
    Wicked Café
    1399 West 7th Ave., Vancouver
    RSVP: cemcor@interchange.ubc.ca

  • "What about me? Reflections on autism and why bullying is so easy, and acceptance so tough"
    Hosted by Simon Fraser University in collaboration with CIHR
    Thursday, May 10, 2012, 7 p.m.
    W2 Media Café
    111 West Hastings St., Vancouver
    RSVP: sfuautismcafe@gmail.com

  • "Stem cells & Spinal Cord Injury: Safe or sinister?"
    Hosted by the Faculty of Medicine at University of British Columbia in collaboration with CIHR
    Thursday, May 3, 2012, 6:30 p.m.
    Busson Spinal Cord Centre Atrium
    818 West 10th Ave., Vancouver

March 2012

January 2012

  • "It's not rocket science, it's harder: past successes and current challenges in spinal cord research"
    Hosted by Faculty of Medicine at Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute in collaboration with CIHR
    January 19, 2012 at 7 p.m.
    Atrium at Blusson Spinal Cord Centre
    818 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver
    RSVP: leanne@icord.org

November 2011

  • "When Lullabies are Not Enough: Reducing the Impact of Poor Sleep on Infants, Toddlers and their Parents"
    Hosted by Human Early Learning Partnership at University of British Columbia in collaboration with CIHR
    Thursday, November 24, 2011 at 6:30 p.m.
    The Roundhouse Performance Centre
    181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver
    RSVP: sleep.research@nursing.ubc.ca

  • "Protect Your Melon: Snow Sport Helmets – Round 2"
    Hosted by BC Injury Research and Prevention Unit in collaboration with CIHR
    Wednesday, November 16, 2011, 1 p.m.
    Westin Bayshore Hotel
    1601 Bayshore Dr., Vancouver
    RSVP: gscime@cw.bc.ca

  • "Cancer and Aging"
    Hosted by Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology in collaboration with CIHR
    Wednesday, November 9, 2011
    Wicklow Pub
    610 Stamps Landing, Vancouver
    RSVP: cafescientifique@gmail.com

October 2011

April 2011

  • "Let's talk about Dhil Dhee Sehayth (Heart Health)!"
    Friday, April 29, 2011, 6 p.m.
    Sunset Community Centre
    6810 Main Street, Vancouver
    RSVP: mensresearch@nursing.ubc.ca

March 2011

  • "When Efficiency Trumps Quality: Let's Talk About What Happens When Health Care is Treated as a Commodity"
    Hosted by the School of Nursing at University of British Columbia in collaboration with CIHR
    Wednesday, March 9, 2011, 5:30 p.m.
    Roundhouse Community Centre, Vancouver
    RSVP: Rodney.Research@nursing.ubc.ca

February 2011

  • "Sit Still and Pay Attention: ADHD and Gender"
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    Hosted by Institute of Gender and Health and Canadian Institutes of Health Research
    Wednesday, February 23, 6:30 p.m.
    Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
    800 East Broadway Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia
    RSVP: cafescientifique@cihr-irsc.gc.ca

  • "Home Birth Understood: Tales and Truths"
    Hosted by the Faculty of Medicine at University of British Columbia in collaboration with CIHR
    Tuesday, February 1, 2011, 6:30 p.m.
    Café Deux Soleils, Vancouver
    RSVP: homebirthcafe@gmail.com