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Appointment of Dr. Christie Newton as Director, Interprofessional Education

Dr. Christie Newton, has been appointed as Director, Interprofessional Education, UBC Faculty of Medicine, effective May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2017. Dr. Newton is an Associate Professor in the Department of Family Practice and Director of the Department’s Continuing Professional Development and Community Engagement activities.   She is also involved in many interprofessional activities including Director of Professional […]

Hearing The Voices Of Inspiration

  Margaret McCartney: General practice is still the best job in the world Carolyn Canfield from Ringla on Vimeo :

Dr. Martin Dawes discusses “GP for Me” program on CBC Radio

Listen to audio here: http://www.cbc.ca/news/gp-for-me-working-or-broken-1.3054928 GP for Me program unlikely to reach promise of a doctor for all in B.C. Health minister says the program has made great strides since it was established By On the Coast, CBC News Posted: Apr 30, 2015 7:21 PM PT Last Updated: Apr 30, 2015 7:21 PM PT   Three years after setting […]

UBC-Women’s Health Research Institute Contraception Access Research Team Featured  in Tyee Article

UBC-Women’s Health Research Institute Contraception Access Research Team Featured in Tyee Article

  Full article here: http://thetyee.ca/News/2015/04/27/Pill-Health-Care-Plans/   It’s the Pill or Nil for Many Health Care Plans Canadian contraception coverage stuck in 1969. Despite an array of birth control options, the pill is the only female contraception covered for federal employees. Morning After Pill Gal Tells All But not the story you might assume. Plan B is […]