Awards and Honors

Dr. Garey Mazowita named President of the College of Family Physicians of Canada

Garey Mazowita, clinical professor in the Department of Family Practice has been elected the next president of the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC).  The announcement was made during the annual meeting held on November 14 at College’s Family Medicine Forum in Quebec City. The CFPC is the professional organization responsible for establishing standards […]

$4.5 million to Center for Hip Health and Mobility

$4.5 million to Center for Hip Health and Mobility

2014-11-05, 13:09 The Centre for Hip Health and Mobility received $4.5 million from BC Government to enhance seniors health.

Honorary lecturer Carolyn Canfield Named Patient Safety Champion

Honorary lecturer Carolyn Canfield Named Patient Safety Champion

Carolyn Canfield, an Honorary Lecturer in our Department , has received the 2014 Canadian Patient Safety Champion Award from the Canadian Patient Safety Institute and Accreditation Canada.

Dr. Chantal Chris wins FHA Above and Beyond award

A Physician Ahead of the Curve – Dr. Chantal Chris, one of our family practice preceptors, is a recipient of a FHA “Above and Beyond award.” For the past five years, Dr. Chris has been involved in organizing and promoting the UBC Family Practice Residency Program or also known as the “mini med school”. Dr. […]