Research

Top 20 Pioneers of Family Medicine Research Recognized by The College of Family Physicians of Canada

Dr. Stefan Grzybowski and Dr. Michael Klein have been honoured by the College of Family Physicians as two of the Top 20 Pioneers of Family Medicine Research in Canada.  These pioneers in Family Medicine research were among the first to apply new research methodologies, laying the ground work for the advancement of the discipline in Canada.  The […]

2015 Faculty of Medicine Award Recipients Announced

2015 Faculty of Medicine Award Recipients Announced

Congratulations to the following faculty members for their outstanding achievements: Clinical Faculty Award for Excellence in Community Practice Teaching Recognizes a clinical faculty member who has sustained an educational impact in a local community and demonstrates excellence in teaching   Dr. Glenn Bowlsby, Clinicial Assistant Professor, Vancouver Fraser Medical Program Dr. Amor Kloppers, Clinical Instructor, […]

Dr. Martin Dawes discusses “GP for Me” program on CBC Radio

Listen to audio here: http://www.cbc.ca/news/gp-for-me-working-or-broken-1.3054928 GP for Me program unlikely to reach promise of a doctor for all in B.C. Health minister says the program has made great strides since it was established By On the Coast, CBC News Posted: Apr 30, 2015 7:21 PM PT Last Updated: Apr 30, 2015 7:21 PM PT   Three years after setting […]

UBC-Women’s Health Research Institute Contraception Access Research Team Featured  in Tyee Article

UBC-Women’s Health Research Institute Contraception Access Research Team Featured in Tyee Article

  Full article here: http://thetyee.ca/News/2015/04/27/Pill-Health-Care-Plans/   It’s the Pill or Nil for Many Health Care Plans Canadian contraception coverage stuck in 1969. Despite an array of birth control options, the pill is the only female contraception covered for federal employees. Morning After Pill Gal Tells All But not the story you might assume. Plan B is […]