Our latest newsletter celebrates our 10th anniversary! Plus, read about a recent study showing that metabolites in the blood may reflect healthy behaviours – and help predict cancer risk.
LifeLabs, whose lab testing services have been used in the past by the BC Generations Project, recently announced it experienced a significant data breach from a cyber-attack. LifeLabs is notifying patients who have used their services and taking steps to protect against future attacks, working with the Office of the Information Privacy Commissioner, RCMP and […]
After losing her aunt to breast cancer, Krista felt powerless and wanted to help make a difference. Marc felt empowered when he started taking a more active role in his health following his sleep apnea diagnosis. Her Indigenous family roots motivated Sandra to get involved since she thought her genetic information might be particularly useful […]
The BC Generations Project, part of the Canadian Partnership for Tomorrow Project (CPTP), celebrates their 10 year milestone. A huge thank you to all our amazing participants for their time, effort and support! In recognition of this milestone, CPTP leads Philip Awadalla and John McLaughlin alongside Victoria Kirsh, a researcher using CPTP data, share their […]
We’re proud to share a new publication by the Canadian Partnership for Tomorrow Project highlighting the recruitment, characteristics, and available data and biosamples of the 307,017 participants (including nearly 30,000 BC Generations Project participants) that make up Canada’s largest research platform.
Our newsletter for Spring 2018 is now out! Learn about the BC Generations Project’s newest questionnaire to collect participants’ occupational history.
The BC Generations Project is launching a new questionnaire and this time we want to know about all the places you’ve worked over your lifetime.
The BC Generations Project team is saddened by the loss to cancer of our respected colleague and friend. Daryl Armstrong worked with us for almost six years as our IT programmer/analyst, providing IT support for all aspects of the BC Generations Project.
Find out how the information you provide in the BC Generations Project’s follow-up questionnaires will help future generations.
We’re Checking Back In – As part of its plan to track the health outcomes of nearly 30,000 British Columbians over several decades, the BC Generations Project launched a new Follow-Up Health & Lifestyle Questionnaire last fall.