Nobel Prize Nominee in Vancouver and Victoria April 9-10

Dr. M.R. Rajagopal

The BC Centre for Palliative Care and Victoria Hospice are honoured to be co-presenting the BC premiere of the feature-length documentary film, Hippocratic: 18 Experiments in Gently Shaking the World, based on the extraordinary life and work of Dr M.R. Rajagopal.

The gift that provided clarity during chaos

April 16 is national Advance Care Planning Day

The gift that provided clarity during chaos

Russ and Karen Cook

Russ. He’s 58. Strong. Fit. Healthy. An avid skier and road cyclist.

And then, just like every other Wednesday, Russ is at the Calgary airport waiting for his return flight to Vancouver.

And out of the blue – boom. He collapses. (more…)