Category: What’s New

It’s an Exciting Time to Join Our Board!

Want to join our Board of Directors? Read our blog post to learn more about this opportunity, including how to apply!

Newsletter #30: November 2021

In this month’s newsletter, ‘Tis the Season of Giving Tuesday, We’re Seeking a Senior Development Officer to Join Our Growing Fundraising Team, Activate Health by Reducing Unnecessary Antibiotic Use, and more!

Activate Health by Reducing Unnecessary Antibiotic Use

The World Health Organization (WHO) declared November 18th-24th World Antimicrobial Awareness Week. In this guest blog post from antimicrobial expert, Nick Smith, at the BC Centre for Disease Control, learn how you can Activate Health to ensure antibiotics continue to work now and into the future.

‘Tis the Season of Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday, November 30th this year, is considered the “opening day of giving season.” We hope you choose to support our Emergency Response Fund this year. Read our blog post for more on why we hope you give.

We’re Seeking a Senior Development Officer to Join Our Growing Fundraising Team!

We’re seeking qualified candidates to apply for the role of Senior Development Officer who will work with our Director of Development to develop and implement fund development strategies. Apply today before the posting closes on November 29th!

Newsletter #29: October 2021

Project Update: BCCDC’s COVID-19 Wastewater Surveillance in Metro Vancouver Communities, BCCDC Foundation Welcomes our First Director of Operations, Activate Health to Protect Yourself and Your Community This Fall and Winter, and more in our October newsletter. Check it out!

Project Update: BCCDC’s COVID-19 Wastewater Surveillance in Metro Vancouver Communities

With the help of some funding from the BCCDC Foundation, Dr Melissa Glier and Dr Natalie Prystajecky provide an update on their research progress on how wastewater data continues to be used in the pandemic response.

Activate Health to Protect Yourself and Your Community This Fall and Winter

With both COVID-19 and respiratory illnesses like influenza around us, we share the importance of staying safe for the protection of yourself and others as we move through another fall and winter season.

BCCDC Foundation Welcomes our First Director of Operations

We’ve added a new member to our team in a brand new role for the Foundation, Director of Operations!

Newsletter #28: September 2021

Visualizing the Social Determinants of Health, The Healthy Human and the Social Determinants of Health, 7 Ways to Promote Gender Equality, and more in our September newsletter!