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Connecting First Nations to The World

Connecting First Nations to The World

Watch the video to see how Pathways to Technology initiative is to connect First Nations communities to the world.

Gina Ogilvie – 2014 BCCFP Researcher of The Year , and Martin Dawes – The Nomination

Each year the BCCFP and CFPC honour and recognize family physicians who have achieved excellence. These members exemplify the best of what being a family physician is all about, including exceptional care of patients combined with a significant contribution to the health and well-being of communities and/or society in general. Dr. Gina Ogilvie of our […]

Dr. Kapoor Receives UBC Alumni Achievement Award

Congratulations to Dr. Videsh Kapoor for being honoured with the Global Citizenship Award – a UBC Alumni Achievement Award! “Videsh Kapoor directs the UBC Division of Global Health in the Department of Family Practice and is co-founder of the university’s Global Health Initiative. The initiative has enhanced the quality of undergraduate education at UBC by […]

Dr. Joanie Sims-Gould Receives MSFHR 2014 Scholar Award

Dr. Joanie Sims-Gould Receives MSFHR 2014 Scholar Award

Thirty-two exceptional BC health researchers have been named recipients of scholar awards through Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research’s 2014 Scholar Program funding competition. Among whom, was Joanie Sims-Gould of our Department, who received the award for ” A community-based