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Dr. Keith Ahamad

Dr. Keith Ahamad discusses Methadone Therapy on Global News

  Listen to the full interview here: http://globalnews.ca/news/2156964/methadone-therapy-cuts-hiv-infection-rates-study/   VANCOUVER – Increasing access to methadone treatment through primary-care doctors and pharmacies significantly cuts the spread of HIV, according to research involving Vancouver residents addicted to opioids. Injection drug users who were not prescribed methadone were almost four times more likely to become HIV-positive, found the study, published […]

Top 20 Pioneers of Family Medicine Research Recognized by The College of Family Physicians of Canada

Dr. Stefan Grzybowski and Dr. Michael Klein have been honoured by the College of Family Physicians as two of the Top 20 Pioneers of Family Medicine Research in Canada.  These pioneers in Family Medicine research were among the first to apply new research methodologies, laying the ground work for the advancement of the discipline in Canada.  The […]