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Dr. Michelle Butler appointed as new Director, UBC Midwifery Program

The Department of Family Practice and the Midwifery Program are delighted to announce that Dr. Michelle Butler has been appointed as the new Director of the UBC Midwifery Program. Dr. Michelle Butler is an experienced midwife, teacher, researcher, and university administrator.  She qualified as a Registered Nurse and Midwife before pursuing a BSc in Health […]

PhD student Olivia Tseng wins breast cancer fellowship

Olivia Tseng has been awarded a TELUS-Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation Fellowship to investigate how interactions with family physicians can improve care for people who have experienced breast cancer. Dr. Tseng’s supervisors are McBride and Martin Dawes, Professor and Head of the UBC Department of Family Practice. Dr. Tseng, a practising family physician in the Vancouver area and a […]

Congratulations to Elaine Carty Who’s receiving an honorary doctorate from McMaster University
Dr. Ellen Wiebe Receives the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal

Dr. Ellen Wiebe Receives the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal

Dr. Ellen Wiebe, medical director of Willow Women’s clinic