The BC-CfE's AIDS Research Program conducts research within the context of clinical care at the John Ruedy Immunodeficiency Clinic (IDC) and the St. Paul's Hospital inpatient HIV/AIDS ward (10-C).
The John Ruedy Immunodeficiency Clinic (IDC) at St. Paul’s Hospital is a collaboration between the BC-CfE and Providence Health Care (PHC). The IDC brings together an interdisciplinary team of family doctors, specialists, nurses, pharmacists, counsellors, social workers, and nutritionists to provide a broad range of primary care and support services for HIV-positive patients… More »
The St. Paul’s Hospital inpatient HIV/AIDS ward (10-C) opened in February 1997 and expanded from 17 to 20 beds in March 2006. Approximately 400 patients are admitted to the ward annually, and approximately 70% of those admitted are active or previous injection drug users… More »