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42 years of incredible care

Posted by Jessica Thompson on 20 January 2015 | 3 Comments

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Donna Atkinson, the clinical nurse coordinator for the Chieng Family Medical Day Unit at BC Children’s Hospital, is hanging up her stethoscope and retiring after a 42-year career. Her love of helping kids began when she was just seven years old....

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SFU's Dance Marathon is back!

Posted by Terra Scheer on 7 January 2015 | 0 Comments

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Last year Simon Fraser University (SFU) took a change on a new fundraising initiative and became the first university in Canada to take part in Dance Marathon - a movement that is huge in the US, with colleges and universities...

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The comeback kid

Posted by Jessica Thompson on 4 January 2015 | 1 Comments

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January marks a new year, filled with refreshed hope, new goals and new beginnings. Those themes are well-represented by patients here at BC Children’s like Casey Wright. Fourteen-year-old Casey is affectionately referred to as the comeback kid, for his ability to...

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From Receiving to Giving Care

Posted by Jessica Thompson on 1 January 2015 | 6 Comments

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New Beginnings: From Receiving to Giving Care January marks a new year, filled with refreshed hope, new goals and new beginnings. Those themes are well-represented by all patients here at BC Children’s. Each day is a new start and the caregivers...

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