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Gordon and Leslie Diamond Family Theatre
BC Cancer Research Centre , 675 West 10th Avenue

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Mail Address:
c/o William Hsiao
BCCDC Public Health Microbiology & Reference Laboratory
Rm 2068, 655 West 12th Avenue
Vancouver, British Columbia
V5Z 4R4 Canada


VanBUG development group includes:

  • Cedric Chauve (Department of Mathematics, SFU)
  • Rodrigo Goya (Genome Sciences Centre)
  • William Hsiao (BCCDC Public Health Microbiology & Reference Laboratory)
  • Raunak Shrestha (Vancouver Prostate Centre)
  • Amy Lee (Pharmaceutical Sciences, UBC)
  • Phillip Richmond (BC Children’s Hospital)
  • Evan Morien (Biodiversity Research Centre, UBC Botany)
  • Jasleen Grewal (BC Cancer Research Centre, UBC Medical Genetics)
  • Lisa Wei (Genome Sciences Centre)
  • Venus Lau (SFU)
  • Ka Ming Nip (Genome Sciences Centre)
  • Baraa Orabi (Vancouver Prostate Centre)
  • William Casazza (BC Children’s Hospital)

Special thanks go to the following friends of VanBUG:

  • Tanya Erb (CMMT) for managing funds and scheduling travel.
  • VanBUG volunteers for helping with setup, cleanup and serving refreshments.

VanBug Team Alumni:

  • Ryan Brinkman
  • Jonathan Lim
  • Carri-Lyn Mead
  • Stephen Montgomery
  • Ryan Morin
  • Olena Morozova
  • Francis Ouellette
  • Paul Pavlidis
  • Stefanie Butland
  • Elodie Portales
  • Bhavjinder Dhillon
  • Shing Hei Zhan
  • Thea Van Rossum
  • Kieran O’Neill
  • Sam Hinshaw
  • Kristina Gagalova