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British Columbia Children's Hospital

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia V6H 3V4
Global Leader in Leukemia
Global Leader in Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
Conducts research for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Conducts research for Tumors
Conducts research for Lymphoid Leukemia
331 reported clinical trials
21 medical researchers
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Summary

British Columbia Children's Hospital is a medical facility located in VANCOUVER, British Columbia. This center is recognized for care of Leukemia, Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma, Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, Tumors, Lymphoid Leukemia and other specialties. British Columbia Children's Hospital is involved with conducting 331 clinical trials across 559 conditions. There are 21 research doctors associated with this hospital, such as David B. Dix, Kevan Jacobson, Kishore Mulpuri, FRCSC, and Kathryn Selby, MD.

Area of expertise

1Leukemia
Global Leader
British Columbia Children's Hospital has run 51 trials for Leukemia. Some of their research focus areas include:
Stage II
t(8;21)(q22;q22) positive
t(16;16)(p13;q22) positive
2Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
Global Leader
British Columbia Children's Hospital has run 34 trials for Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma. Some of their research focus areas include:
Stage II
Stage IV
Stage III

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Frequently asked questions

What kind of research happens at British Columbia Children's Hospital?
British Columbia Children's Hospital is a medical facility located in VANCOUVER, British Columbia. This center is recognized for care of Leukemia, Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma, Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, Tumors, Lymphoid Leukemia and other specialties. British Columbia Children's Hospital is involved with conducting 331 clinical trials across 559 conditions. There are 21 research doctors associated with this hospital, such as David B. Dix, Kevan Jacobson, Kishore Mulpuri, FRCSC, and Kathryn Selby, MD.
Where is British Columbia Children's Hospital located?
**BC Children's Hospital Location and Access:** - **Address:** 4480 Oak St, Vancouver, BC. - **Entrances:** Use Entrance #42, #46, or #21. - **Directions Inside:** Take the elevators to the third floor and follow the orange line.
Who should I call to ask about financial aid or insurance network?
For financial assistance and insurance-related inquiries at British Columbia Children's Hospital, contact the Medical Benefits program at 1-888-613-3232 (toll-free) or 250-387-9649 (Victoria). This program supports eligible children and teens with complex health needs by providing medical and bio-medical equipment, orthotics, splints, audiology supplies, medical supplies, extended therapies, dental/orthodontic and optical benefits, medical transportation, and Medical Services Plan coverage. The PharmaCare program offers coverage for prescription medications, orthotics, prosthetics, diabetic supplies, and blood glucose testing strips, while incontinence supplies funding is accessible through a Request for Medical Supplies Form or by calling 1-888-613-3232.
What insurance does British Columbia Children's Hospital accept?
BC Children's Hospital specializes in caring for the most seriously ill or injured children from across British Columbia. Families from outside Metro Vancouver with a child requiring care at BC Children's Hospital may be eligible for travel and accommodation support through the BC Family Residence Program. For detailed information about insurance plans accepted, please contact BC Children's Hospital directly or visit their website.
What awards or recognition has British Columbia Children's Hospital received?
British Columbia Children's Hospital Research Institute, located in Vancouver, British Columbia, is renowned for its groundbreaking research in child health, aiming to prevent, treat, and cure complex health conditions, developmental disorders, and chronic diseases originating in childhood. The institute boasts over 1,000 researchers and receives support from the BC Children's Hospital Foundation, Provincial Health Services Authority, and the University of British Columbia. Its funding priorities include research trainee awards for projects that directly improve the health of children and their families.