The Pulse on Diabetes

October 7, 2020


Childhood diseases don’t pause during a pandemic. During today’s challenging times, children across the province are still being diagnosed with devastating illnesses like diabetes—a condition that is on the rise in BC.

Hear directly from BC Children’s pediatric diabetes experts—world leaders in the search for improved ways to diagnose, care for and treat children with diabetes. Their goals? Transforming care and, one day, finding a cure for kids. Learn how BC Children’s clinicians and researchers are changing lives and conquering childhood diabetes, giving families a future where every child can thrive.

Play the video below to watch the recording of The Pulse on Diabetes.



Dr. Bruce Verchere, PhD
Director, Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
Head, Canucks for Kids Fund Childhood Diabetes Laboratories, BC Children’s Hospital

Dr. Shazhan Amed
Head, Division of Endocrinology
BC Children’s Hospital

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