On May 20, Dr. Francis Ho, B.Sc., MD, CCFP, FCFP, Clinical Professor Emeritus of the Department of Family Practice, Faculty of Medicine at UBC and President/Board of Directors of the BC/Yukon Region of the Canadian Liver Foundation, visited Viva Pharmaceutical along with Monica Chui, Director of Regional Business Development in Western Canada and Mark Mansfield, Regional Manager of BC/Yukon. Viva Pharmaceutical showed their support of the Foundation by donating $10, 000 to the organization.
The Saskatchewan Trade & Export Partnership (STEP) visited Viva Pharmaceutical Inc on March 16th. Members of the delegation included Mr. Chad Fleck, President & CEO of STEP, Mr. Hugh Campbell, Director of BioPure, and Mrs. Ruth Chang, Director of Taiwan Trade Center (TAITRA).
The BC Ministry of International Trade visited Viva Pharmaceutical Inc on February 26th. Members of the delegation included Mr. Ben Stewart, BC Representative in Asia, Mr. Michael Nicolas, Senior Director of Natural Resources and Agri-Food, and Mr. John McDonald, Executive Director of Natural Resources and Agri-Food.
Neil Frank R. Ferrer, Consul General, and Anthony A.L. Mandap, Deputy Consul General of the Philippines Consulate General in Vancouver visited Viva Pharmaceutical Inc. on Feb 24, 2015.
On February 21, 2015, Viva Pharmaceutical Inc donated $100, 000 to the Vancouver General Hospital to help support their Emergency Department with acquiring a new CT scanner.
Mr. Tran Duy Dong, Marketing and Sales Director at Dohapharma Co., Ltd., a vietnamese based pharmaceutical company in Vietnam, visited Viva Pharmaceutical Inc. today.
Readers of the Word Journal newspaper may have spotted a familiar face on Tuesday, Feb 17. Our president and CEO, Dr. Jason Ko, was featured in an article. The article recognizes Viva Pharmaceutical Inc as Canada’s largest nutraceutical and pharmaceutical manufacturing company, as well as outline the company’s dedication to while complying with strict guidelines and providing top quality products. The article also states Viva’s intention to provide Viva brand products beginning in April. An excerpt (in Chinese) is provided below.
On February 19, 2015, the Ko Family attended a private dinner hosted by Dr. Arvind Gupta, UBC’s President and Vice Chancellor. The dinner took place at the Norman Mackenzie House and guests included Professor Gupta and his wife, Dr. Michelle Pereira, Sarah Roth (Assistant Dean, Faculty of Medicine, DAE), Drs. Larry Goldenberg (Professor, Dpt. of Urologic Sciences) and Paula Gordon (Clinical Professor, Dpt. of Radiology). The dinner asserts the Ko Family’s dedication and bond to both the medicinal and educational community in Vancouver.
From Left to Right: Emily Chen, Dr. Jason Ko, Dr. Arvind Gupta
Dr. Larry Goldenberg (left) with Dr. Jason Ko (right).
From left to right: Annie Huang, Dr. Jason Ko, Dr. Larry Goldenberg, Dr. Paula Gordon, Emily Chen, David Ko, Ivan Ko, Sarah Roth
From left to right: Annie Huang, Dr. Jason Ko, Dr. Michelle Pereira, Dr. Arvind Gupta, David Ko, Ivan Ko, Emily Chen