British Columbia has over 20 Prostate Cancer Support Groups meet once a month. This group is focused on providing help to Chinese-speaking men, but everyone is welcome. We speak Mandarin, Cantonese and English, meet on the second Thursday of every month from 7:00pm to 9:00pm at the Richmond Public Library (2/F Brighouse Main Branch, 7700 Minoru Gate, Richmond, BC V6Y 1R8). Please register online at The Richmond Public Library website (or call 604-231-6413 for registration). Join us for the professional presentation and talk to other men and family members who have been dealing with prostate cancer for weeks, months or even years.

If you want to chat with a survivor one on one, you may drop in our walking club. The Richmond Blue Walkers walk on every Tuesdays and Thursdays 9-11am, 5-10 km along the beautiful river dykes and parks in Richmond (Walk in the Richmond Shopping Centre during the raining days or cold seasons). Click here for the schedule or contact Daniel Leung at 604-836-6423 for the locations and meeting places.

The Prostate Cancer Foundation of BC accepts donation online, please go to 捐款前列腺癌基金會請到

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Monday, February 2, 2015

列治文華人前列腺癌支援網絡 提供更多前列腺健康專題講座 Richmond Chinese Prostate Cancer Networking Group 2015 meetings

地址是 Garratt Wellness Centre, 7504 Chelsea Place, Richmond, BC, V7C 3S9 (Blundell/No. 2 Rd.)

若有什麼疑問,歡迎致電列治文華人前列腺癌支援網絡 604-836-6423 梁先生查詢。或互聯網查詢

一月八日 (星期四下午六時至八時
素里醫院放射治療醫生 Dr. Winkle Bing Chung Kwan MD
粤語講解,國語翻譯前列腺癌放射治療 (Radiation Therapy)

卑斯大學教授 Dr. 
Richard Wassersug PhD
講解前列腺癌激素治療 (The reality of the ADT i.e., hormone therapy and managing ADT side effects.?)

三月十二日 (星期四下午六時至八時
列治文醫院泌尿科醫生 Dr. K. Kiara Hennessy MD Inc, FRCSC
講解前列腺炎與良性肥大,前列腺癌與篩檢 (Prostatitis BPHProstate Cancer & PSA screening)

本拿醫院泌尿科醫生 Dr. Vu Truong MD, FRCSC
講解 腹腔鏡下前列腺癌根治術 (Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy)

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Richmond Chinese Prostate Cancer Networking Group meets the second Thursday 6-8pm at every month. Everyone are welcome, we speak English, Cantonese and Mandarin.
The coming 2015 presentations at Room 4, Garratt Wellness Centre, 7504 Chelsea Place, Richmond, BC, V7C 3S9 :

January 8, 2015 Thursday 6-8pm
Speaker: Dr. Winkle Kwan MD present in Cantonese 
Presentation: Radiation Therapy

February 12, 2015 Thursday 6-8pm
Speaker: Dr. Richard Wassersug PhD
Presentation: The reality of the ADT (i.e., hormone therapy) and managing ADT side effects.

March 12, 2015 Thursday 6-8pm
Speaker: Dr. K Kiare Hennessey MD Inc, FRCSC
Presentation: Prostatitis & BPH, Prostate Cancer & PSA Screening

April 9, 2015 Thursday 6-8pm
Speaker: Dr. Vu Truong MD, FRCSC (Consultant Urologist, Burnaby Hospital)
Presentation: Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy