Drs. Diane Lacaille, Andrea Townson and Teresa Tsang Appointed as Co-Acting Heads, Department of Medicine

Drs. Diane Lacaille, Andrea Townson and Teresa Tsang Appointed as Co-Acting Heads, Department of Medicine

The Department of Medicine is pleased to announce that Drs. Diane Lacaille, Andrea Townson and Teresa Tsang have been appointed co-Acting Heads, Department of Medicine, effective January 16 to December 31, 2017.

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Invitation to SAVE BC Public Forum: Early Onset Heart Disease – What’s in Your Genes?

Join Department of Medicine faculty members Dr. Tara Sedlack, Dr. John Mancini, Dr. Simon Pimstone, and Dr. Liam Brunham for an evening of education and discussion on heart disease and prevention entitled “Invite to SAVE BC Forum – Early Onset Heart Disease – What’s in Your Genes

 

 

Date: Tuesday May 22, 2018

Time: 5 pm (Doors), 6pm (Speakers)

Venue: Life Sciences Centre – UBC

2350 Health Sciences Mall

Admission: $5

Please RSVP at https://tinyurl.com/savebcforum

Registration extended to May 17, 2018

 

 

 

Two members of the Department of Medicine receive the 2018 VCHRI Investigator Award

Dr. Thalia Field, Assistant Professor, Division of Neurology and Dr. Nathaniel Hawkins, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Cardiology are recipients of the 2018 Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute Investigator Awards

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Retirement Announcement – Dr. John Cairns

It is with mixed emotions that we announce the retirement of Dr. John Cairns on March 1st, 2018. Continue reading “Retirement Announcement – Dr. John Cairns”

The UBC Department of Medicine Invites you to a Presentation and Vision Statement by Dr. Philip Wells – April 9, 2018

Please join us for a Presentation and Vision Statement entitled “The Future of an Academic Department of Medicine: What is it and how do we get there”.

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The UBC Department of Medicine Invites you to a Presentation and Vision Statement by Dr. Robb MacLellan – March 8, 2018

Please join us for a Presentation and Vision Statement entitled “Curing Heart Failure: Will Heart Regeneration Ever Be Ready for Prime Time?”. Continue reading “The UBC Department of Medicine Invites you to a Presentation and Vision Statement by Dr. Robb MacLellan – March 8, 2018”

Dr. Roger Wong named Speaker at 2018 TEDxStanleyPark Conference

Dr. Roger Wong, Executive Associate Dean, Education, has been selected by the TEDxStanleyPark conference to be a featured speaker at its 2018 conference.

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Dr. Cary Cuncic Appointed Undergraduate Education Program Director

It is with great pleasure that we announce the appointment of Dr. Cary Cuncic as the Program Director of the Department of Medicine’s Undergraduate Education Program effective February 1, 2018.

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Dr. Adam Peets selected as recipient of the 2018 CAME Certificate of Merit Award

Congratulations to Dr. Adam Peets who was selected for the Canadian Association for Medical Education (CAME) Certificate of Merit Award for 2018.

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Dr. Marshall Dahl appointed Division Head, Endocrinology & Metabolism

It is with great pleasure that we announce that Dr. Marshall Dahl will assume Headship of the UBC Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism effective February 1, 2018.

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