The Women’s Health Research Institute was established to support research activities which improve the health and health care for women throughout the province of British Columbia.

Our Partners

BC Womens Hospital Health Centre              Provincial Health Service Authority

In conjunction with local, national and international research institutes, universities and health organizations, we strive to ensure that women’s health is incorporated into research agendas within the province of British Columbia and celebrated world-wide.

In addition to being the research arm of the BC Women’s Hospital & Health Centre, our primary research partners include:

Provincial Health Services Authority
University of British Columbia
UBC Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology


For more information about Women’s Health

Below are links to a few other organizations which share our dedication to the improvement of women’s health, both throughout Canada and beyond our borders:

British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women’s Health
Canadian Foundation for Women’s Health
Canadian Women’s Health Network
Infectious Diseases Society for Obstetrics and Gynecology
Society for Women’s Health Research (U.S.)
Society of Gynecologic Oncology of Canada
Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada