Live 5-2-1-0 Playboxes help BC kids stay active this summer

Look out for Live 5-2-1-0 Playboxes in parks and gathering spots across BC.

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“The Best Option is Prevention”

Meet Dr. Manish Sadarangani, the New Director of the Vaccine Evaluation Center at BC Children’s Hospital.

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We are BC Children’s Hospital

CFRI is taking on the name and brand of BC Children’s Hospital! Over the coming months, we’ll be rolling out a new logo and updating our website content as we transition to our new look.

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BCCH Announces Hudson Family Hospital Chair in Pediatric Medicine

Dr. Allison Eddy has been named the hospital’s first-ever Hudson Family Hospital Chair in Pediatric Medicine.

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Dr. Michael Klein appointed to the Order of Canada

Congratulations to Dr. Michael Klein, who has been appointed as a Member of the Order of Canada in recognition of his pioneering work integrating family medicine and maternity care in Canada.  Read More

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    Our research is improving the health of children and families in B.C. and beyond. Get the latest. Read More


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    Find out about new and exciting research discoveries and hear directly from the scientists who made them. Read More


  • TGIF Seminar Series

    TGIF is a weekly seminar series at CFRI where clinicians and scientists on the Oak Street campus share their latest research. Read More

    CFRI is it the largest research institute of its kind in Western Canada in terms of people, productivity, funding and size. 

    The Institute has both 'wet bench' laboratory and 'dry lab' clinical research areas, and other areas to facilitate particular areas of research and training.