Celebration Event

Holiday Tradition Honors Health Care Angels

On December 12, Christine Stathers joined VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation for the CBC sponsored Angel Dedication Event to celebrate the doctors, nurses and other health care professionals who provide British Columbians with the best in specialized care.  In front of an audience of health care staff, donor, and visitors to the hospital, Christine Stathers thanked the angels in her life, which included Dr. John Yee, the Thoracic Surgeon who performed her transplant, and changed her life.

In addition to Christine’s presentation to Dr. Yee, the Program, emceed by CBC Vancouver News Co Host Gloria Macarenko will include selections by the Eric Hamber Secondary School Jazz Choir and Little Flower Academy Chamber Choir. The GOH Ballet also performed an excerpt from the holiday classic, The Nutcracker.