Awards and Honors

Three faculty members receive CAME Certificate of Merit Award

Three faculty members receive CAME Certificate of Merit Award

Three members of the Faculty of Medicine have been named recipients of the 2019 Certificate of Merit Award by the Canadian Association for Medical Education (CAME). The award recognizes and rewards faculty members who are committed to medical education in 17 medical schools across Canada. Maria Hubinette, Clinical Professor in the Department of Family Practice […]

2018 College of Family Physicians of Canada award winners announced

Congratulations to the following department members on their achievements:   Christy Sutherland,  Physician of the Year for BC Timothy Bowen-Roberts,  C. Robert Kemp Palliative Care Scholar Paul Dhillon,  Early Career Development Award Kyle Stevens, Collaborative Mental Healthcare Award Stefan Milanovic, Family Medicine Resident Award for Scholarly Achievement Inderjeet Sahota, Family Medicine Resident Award for Scholarly Achievement […]

Michael Klein – Canada’s father of family friendly births

Michael Klein – Canada’s father of family friendly births

Dr. Michael Klein has a mantra that’s guided him during his remarkable and revolutionary career. “My approach has always been, ‘What do women and children need? Not what do we [physicians] need,’” the B.C.-based doctor told White Coat, Black Art host Dr. Brian Goldman.

Models of Care

Models of Care

After doing a routine check of the patient’s vitals, first-year UBC medical student Arielle Roberts sat down with a Canadian Armed Forces member to learn more about his medical history. It’s a conversation she’ll never forget. “We talked for an hour-and-a-half, discussing his experiences and health challenges,” she recalls. “It was unlike any patient interview […]