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With the help of our donors, the BCCDC Foundation supports efforts to improve public health in British Columbia. We are committed to funding work that is evidence based, and that has an immediate and measurable impact on the health of British Columbians.

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Message From Our Director

“By advancing our mandate in prevention and health promotion, by fostering equity and recognizing positive health is also inclusive of our place in the world around us, and by placing a healthy human at the core of our vision, I believe we can truly make a difference in the health outcomes of BC and beyond. I hope you will join us on the journey.”

– Kristy Kerr, Executive Director –

Our Priorities

We work in partnership with the BC Centre for Disease Control on key public health priorities.

What’s New

Blog Posts

Joining Forces Against AMR

We teamed up with Science World and Antibiotic Wise for a free educational event about antibiotic resistance.


Addressing the Threat of Drug-Resistant Infections: Screening and Q&A

The BCCDC Foundation and Science World partnership continues! This time, we’re joined by Antibiotic Wise to present a free screening of the film “Resistance” followed by a Q&A. What: Screening of Resistance and expert Q&A. When: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm (doors at 6:30pm) Where: TELUS World of ScienceRegister for free …


Newsletter #8: January 2020

Our first newsletter of the new decade! Check out our January 2020 issue here. This month covers 20 ways to #ActivateHealth, next steps for work to end conversion therapy, and an exciting event announcement. Have public health news delivered one a month, right to your inbox, by subscribing here.

Our Funders

We’re deeply grateful for the generosity of our private and public funders.

     Vancouver Foundation      Pfizer Canada Inc.      Sanofi Pasteur Ltd.      Leith Wheeler Investment Counsel Ltd.      GlaxoSmithKline Inc.      Pacific Blue Cross      Merck Canada Inc.      Pendopharm Inc      Gilead Sciences Inc.      AbbVie      Provincial Health Services Authority      British Columbia Ministry of Health      British Columbia Ministry of Agriculture      Vancouver Coastal Health      LifeLabs

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