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Faculty of Medicine members receive 2019 Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research Awards – Maureen Ashe

Faculty of Medicine members receive 2019 Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research Awards – Maureen Ashe

Dr. Maureen Ashe has received a 2019 Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research Award for her project “A Clinical Academic Partnership To Advance Team-Based Practice in Reablement.”   Congratulations, Dr. Ashe!  

Welcome Dr. Robert Petrella, Head, Department of Family Practice

Welcome Dr. Robert Petrella, Head, Department of Family Practice

Please welcome Dr. Robert Petrella as the new Head of our Department effective October 15, 2019.  He has enthusiastically hit the ground running and is wished much success in his new role!

Remembering Dr. Tom Bailey

It is with sadness that we announce that Dr Tom Bailey died unexpectedly October 6th 2019. For 40 years, Dr Tom Bailey (Tom to almost everyone) ran a community family Practice office providing comprehensive care in British Columbia. Most recently he practised at the Westwind Medical Clinic in Victoria and active privileges at Victoria General […]

Fearless PhD graduate strives to improve rural women’s health – Cathy Ellis

Walking for days along Nepal’s steep mountainous paths, with no access to electricity, phone or internet, might seem like an unconventional way to conduct research, but for Cathy Ellis, who convocates this month as on of SFU’s oldest doctoral graduates this year, it was an essential part of her fieldwork. Congratulations Dr. Ellis!