PHABC Awarded Merck Patients First Award

The Merck Patients First program and award for exemplary contributions in the field of patient-centred care involves a formal identification and evaluation process of outstanding candidates / projects from across Canada, using a Canadian Institutes of Health Research model of independent review.

Act Locally, Vaccinate Globally – Public Health Association of BC

Online program makes learning a game and boosts global immunization

I Boost Immunity (IBI) and Kids Boost Immunity (KBI) are online learning platforms designed to raise vaccine literacy for children and adults. Users learn about immunization through a series of online quizzes and ‘earn’ lifesaving vaccines for children around the world through UNICEF Canada.

More information about this award and the other winners can be found HERE