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Dr. Andrew McLaren, recipient of Clinical Faculty Award for Excellence in Community Practice Teaching

Dr. Andrew McLaren, Clinical Instructor in the Department of Family Practice Island Medical Program receives the “Clinical Faculty Award for Excellence in Community Practice Teaching” award. The award is to recognize a clinical faculty member who has sustained educational impact in a local community and demonstrates excellence in teaching.

Dr. David Sandden receives Honorary Medical Alumni Award

May 15, 2012 David Snadden, Affiliate Professor in the Department of Family Practice and  Executive Associate Dean, Education has been awarded one of the 2012 Honorary Medical Alumni Award

Leadership changes in the Department of Family Practice Palliative Care Program

Dr. Patricia Boston, long-time member of our Department and Director of the Department of Family Practice Palliative Care program will be stepping down as Director of the Palliative Care program as of June 30, 2012.  Dr. Patricia Boston has been a tireless leader in Palliative Care over the years and has grown the Division with […]

Research Network Study Design Challenge: Top two teams will receive $5000

The UBC Department of Family Practice is running a competition to support the development of new, meaningful study ideas for primary care that will help foster collaboration between Divisions of Family Practice and the developing UBC Primary Care Research Network. Teams will present their ideas through our work-in-progress rounds in May, 2012. Slide template is […]