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The UBC Department of Family Practice has a blog!

The UBC Department of Family Practice has a blog!

Stay current and keep your finger on the pulse of what’s happening in the “family” by Email Subscription. Dr. Martin Dawes, Head of the Department of Family Practice, has started a blog http://blogs.ubc.ca/generalpractice and will be adding to it weekly with updates on the department’s current activities, developing initiatives and upcoming events.

Double enrolment in midwifery education program

Double enrolment in midwifery education program

Bolstered by increased funding from the Province of British Columbia, first-year spaces in the program

Dr. Shafik Dharamsi, recipient of the 2012-2013 PWIAS Visiting Scholar Abroad Award

May 28, 2012 Dr. Shafik Dharamsi received the Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies (PWIAS) Visiting Scholar Abroad Award to develop a global perspective and long-term international research agenda on social accountability in medicine and the development of socially responsive physicians. Dr. Shafik Dharamsi received the Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies (PWIAS) Visiting Scholar […]

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.