Research Activities

Participation in clinical trials

The VSP maintains an active profile in investigator-initiated research and has a long history as a recruiting site for clinical trials in acute stroke and secondary prevention. Currently, we are recruiting participants for 11 clinical trials and anticipate initiating 2 more trials over the next 3 months.

If you are interested in participating in clinical trials through the Vancouver Stroke Program/University of British Columbia, please contact our lead Research Coordinator, Karina Murray (

If you are interested in making a donation to support clinical research through the Vancouver Stroke Program, please contact John Andru ( at VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation or Leanne Denis ( at the University of British Columbia. Online donations can be made through VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation here:

Current Trials

Click here for Current Trials that the VSP is actively recruiting for.


Click here for recent Publications from the VSP.

Local Investigator-Initiated Research

Click here for information on Local investigator-initiated research at the VSP.