About

LGH Open Day, presented by Craftsman Collision, offers a rare opportunity for our community to go behind the scenes and get behind our local hospital. The virtual event will open doors to the largest healthcare facility in the Coastal Community of Care – serving patients from Deep Cove to Bella Bella.

Register for free and get the inside scoop on important health topics affecting our community with a full schedule of presentations from LGH medical experts. Virtual events include video presentations by our medical experts and Live Chat Q&As on topics including Cancer Care, Youth Eating Disorders, and Neurosurgery. We’ll also be streaming exclusive video tours from around LGH and offering you the chance to WIN in our online Scavenger Hunt! A total of $500 in Park Royal gift cards will be up for grabs!

LGH Open Day is the kick-off event for LGH Week, Lions Gate Hospital Foundation’s mass market awareness-raising appeal with corporate partners running October 2nd - 16th. LGH Week was successfully launched in 2018 and is now in its fourth year.

Agenda

11:00AM

LGH Mission Control

Speaker
Dr. Ross Brown Regional Vice President for Pandemic Response
11:35AM

Speeding up Surgery at LGH

11:45PM

Leading Edge Neurosurgery at LGH

Speaker
Dr. Ramesh Sahjpaul Neurosurgeon, LGH, Co-Medical Director, Coastal Surgery Program
12:20PM

The Future of LGH: a New Tower

12:30PM

Support for Eating Disorders and Youth

Speaker
Dr. Glenn Robertson Pediatrician, LGH
01:10PM

The Healing Power of Art at LGH

01:15PM

Keeping LGH Ultra Clean: the Latest in Infection Control

Speaker
Dr. Titus Wong Regional Medical Director, Infection Prevention and Control, Vancouver Coastal Health
01:50PM

End of Life Care: Hospice & Palliative Services for the North Shore

02:00PM

Cancer Care in our Community: What you Should Know

Speaker
Dr. Puneet Bains Oncologist, LGH
02:30PM

LGH Mission Control – Chinese translation

03:00PM

LGH Mission Control – Farsi translation

04:00PM

Online Scavenger Hunt Draw

Frequently Asked Questions

LGH Open Day is a rare opportunity for you to go behind-the-scenes at Lions Gate Hospital. Join us for video presentations by our medical experts and Live Chat Q&As on topics including Youth Disordered Eating, Cancer Care and Neurosurgery. We’ll also be streaming exclusive video tours from around LGH.
Yes this is an online event, and you do not have to travel to a specific location. You can participate from the comfort of your own home using desktop, personal computer, mobile, or a tablet device.
On October 2, 2021 starting at 11:00AM PST. This is a one day event where you can experience life behind-the-scenes at Lions Gate Hospital.
Using your login credentials that were sent to you when you registered, you can log in as soon as the event goes live on October 2, 2021. Once you log in you will be taken to the virtual lobby and will be able to view welcome and instructional videos on how to navigate through your virtual visit to Lions Gate Hospital. Much like an in-person conference you will be able to watch presentations in the virtual auditorium and participate in Question and Answer sessions and engage with the attendees. To add a little more fun to your day, we are also including a virtual scavenger hunt for a chance to win prizes.
No you do not need any specific software to be able to attend the event. All you need is access to internet and a browser.
Make sure to visit us at https://lghfoundation.com/ways-to-give and choose how you would like to make a donation. You can become a monthly donor, leave a legacy, buy 50/50 tickets, gifts in honor of a loved one or even host your own fundraising event during LGH Week.