Awards and Honors

AFMC AWARDS DR. GURDEEP PARHAR & FACULTY OF MEDICINE

On Jan 23 the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC) announced the recipients of its 2015 awards celebrating excellence in medical education in Canada. Amongst the recipients were Dr. Gurdeep Parhar, Executive Associate Dean, Clinical Partnerships and Professionalism in the Faculty of Medicine who was awarded the May Cohen Equity, Diversity, and Gender […]

Dr. Parmjit Sohal named Family Physician of the Year for B.C.

Parmjit Sohal who completed his family medicine residency at UBC and is now a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine and Family Physician in Surrey, has been named the 2014 Family Physician of the Year in British Columbia by the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC). As one of Canada’s Family […]

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.