A Day in the Life at the District
A HUB of Innovation
The Health and Technology District is a vibrant ecosystem of innovators and entrepreneurs working alongside scientists, clinicians and health-care providers – each representing a range of technologies and research fields. Co-locating in the Innovation HUB, the District provides a collaborative space where significant advances are made to improve health outcomes, patient experiences and the economics of health care delivery around the world.
Our Companies & Alumni
BaroMedical is a centre of excellence for hyperbaric oxygen services, offering preventive therapy programs aimed at balancing the body’s increased need for oxygen during physical stress and illnesses.
BioInteractive Technologies is developing a novel, digital (orthopaedic) health solution - TENZR - to help facilitate faster and more effective recovery from hand, wrist and forearm injuries, and removing the guesswork from rehabilitation.
The Canadian Cancer Society is a national, community-based organization of volunteers whose mission is the eradication of cancer and the enhancement of the quality of life of people living with cancer.
The Croton Healthcare family of companies, including York Instruments, The Concussion Network and Croton Canada, is on a mission to improve the health of those served, with a commitment to excellence in all work done.
Music Heals Charitable Foundation aims to increase access to music therapy for patients in children’s hospitals, senior’s centres, palliative care, AIDS & HIV programs, at-risk youth, habilitation, and bereavement support in BC and across Canada.
Ocumetics Technology Corporation has developed the Bionic Lens to restore uncompromised vision at all viewing distances but also to internally connect the human visual pathway with the digital world.
Premier Diversified Holdings Inc. specializes in funding, turnarounds and the acquisition of distressed assets; additionally also operating the only private PET/CT clinic in Western Canada (Premier Diagnostic Center).
Under the motto "Mighty in Spirit", Regent Christian Academy trains students in academics, the arts, physical development, and technology, as well as moral conduct and ethical decision making.
Through its many programs and services, The Children’s Foundation is dedicated to improving the lives of children, who have suffered trauma or are coping with complex developmental behavioural conditions.
For 65 years, The Centre for Child Development has been helping children with special needs reach their potential by providing therapeutic services and convenient access to care under one roof.
Tochtech Technologies is a digital healthcare company building smart, cost effective senior care solutions that offer caregivers peace-of-mind while enabling seniors to live healthier and safer lives.
Wellin5 is a mental health startup, that provides a platform for online counselling via audio/video - allowing you to meet with your counsellor from the comfort of your home or office at a time that suites you.
York Instruments specialize in magnetic measurements and their healthcare applications, and has introduced the revolutionary MEGSCAN magnetoencephalogram device for functional brain imaging.