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May 30, 2016
Family Medicine Postgraduate Program POSITION VACANCY Site Director- Kootenay Boundary Site. The Post Graduate Program of the University of British Columbia, Department of Family Practice invites applications for the position of Site Director for the Kootenay Boundary Family Medicine Residency Site located in Interior BC. The Family Medicine Postgraduate Program at UBC is widely distributed […]
May 26, 2016
A recent survey of B.C. schools compiled by Postmedia showed that more than a quarter of the province’s school districts have found lead in drinking water that exceeds safe limits. Lead has been linked to health problems such as reduced intelligence scores, learning disabilities, and behaviour disorders such as attention deficit disorder and physical weaknesses. […]
May 5, 2016
Ruth Elwood Martin, a family physician and clinical faculty member in UBC’s School of Population and Public Health, is the recipient of one of the Governor General’s Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case. These awards were created in 1979 to mark the 50th anniversary of the groundbreaking Persons Case, which changed the course of […]