Celebrating Immunization: NIAW 2018 and 30 Years of the VEC!

NATIONAL IMMUNIZATION AWARENESS WEEK (#NIAW2018) April 21st - 28th, 2018 National Immunization Awareness Week, is an annual event to highlight and recognize the importance of immunization. This year also marks the 30th anniversary of the Vaccine Evaluation Centre and we wanted to share a few of the highlights that we are most proud of! #GetVax … Continue reading "Celebrating Immunization: NIAW 2018 and 30 Years of the VEC!"

Comparative Hepatitis B Vaccine study

–Recruitment closed– Participants needed: Males and females age 18 years and older in good general health who have never received the Hepatitis B vaccine Why are we doing this study: Hepatitis B virus (HBV) is a virus that attacks the liver and can lead to cancer. The currently approved HBV vaccines work really well, but scientists … Continue reading "Comparative Hepatitis B Vaccine study"

Now Recruiting

Quadrivalent HPV Vaccine Evaluation Study
HPV Vaccine Evaluation Study (QUEST)

We are BC’s recruiting site for the QUEST HPV vaccine evaluation study. We are currently recruiting girls who have received their HPV vaccine through their provincial immunization programme. Visit the QUEST website at for more information.

Immunization Information & New Mothers Study

This study seeks to understand the ways in which new mothers obtain, share and use health information, especially information related to child vaccinations.

Special Immunization Clinic

This study will collect information about adverse reactions following immunization from patients attending the Special Immunization Clinic. The information collected will help build standard care plans that guide doctors as they care for patients with adverse reactions.