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SportsCardiologyBC assists athletes in staying active while ensuring their continued safety during participation in sport and exercise.

Upcoming Masters Athlete Testing Date – Jan 9th, 2016

We have added an additional date for our 5 year longitudinal study in the Masters Athlete Screening Project.  It is scheduled for January 9th, 2016 at City Sports and Physio, downtown Vancouver (address below) from 9am to [...]

By |December 23rd, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Upcoming Masters Athlete Testing Dates – Lower Mainland

When:Thursday, December 3rd Where: UBC Hospital 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Medical Clinic 2-267 (2nd floor Koerner Pavilion) […]

By |November 25th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Heart attacks in athletes: researchers look for answers

Sport Cardiology BC hopes to find out why athletes can suffer from heart problems It seems counterintuitive that an athlete would suffer from cardiovascular problems, but often seemingly healthy individuals can fall prey to unexpected health problems while competing. [...]

By |September 12th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Dr. James McKinney Interview – CBC Radio West

Interview on the masters athlete, cardiovascular health and SportsCardiologyBC research in this area. To listen - click HERE

By |September 11th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Cardiovascular disease study looking for volunteers in Kelowna

SportsCardiologyBC will be in Kelowna on September 12th and 13th to conduct research about the risk of cardiovascular disease in athletes. Barb Morrison, Research and Project Coordinator, explained the purpose of the research is to [...]

By |September 4th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Upcoming Testing Dates for UBC Varsity Athletes!

All testing will take place at UBC Hospital 2211 Wesbrook Mall. Enter at the front by emergency, take the elevator to the second floor, and then follow the signs to UBC Varsity Testing (testing will [...]

By |September 1st, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments