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Rob 2Dr. Robert Enns Appointed Head, Division of GastroenterologyDr. Enns will assume Headship of the UBC Division of Gastroenterology effective March 1, 2015. Read More

Peets_Adam_2012__Dr. Adam Peets appointed Assistant Dean, Clinical Education, MD Undergraduate ProgramHe will provide global academic leadership for clinical education across all distributed sites. Read More

Dr. Julio MontanerDr. Julio Montaner appointed to Order of CanadaThe Department of Medicine is extremely pleased to announce that Dr. Julio Montaner has been appointed as an Officer of the Order of Canada. Read More

370 px by 370 px - orangeCelebrating 10 years of training more doctors for British ColumbiaThe Faculty of Medicine has published a microsite to mark the 10 year anniversary of the MD program expansion. Read More

Department of Medicine Annual AwardsThe Department’s annual faculty and staff recognition event was held on May 29th, 2014, in the Medical Student and Alumni Centre. In addition to the awards presentation, Dr. Teresa Tsang gave an update on the exciting work underway in the DOM Research Office, and Drs. Andrea Townson and Anita Palepu spoke to the audience about […] Read More

Dr.CairnsDr. John Cairns to receive the Order of British ColumbiaDr. John Cairns, Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, has been selected to receive the Order of British Columbia.  The Order of British Columbia recognizes those who have served with the greatest distinction and excelled in their field, benefiting the people of BC or elsewhere. The Order is the highest form of recognition the Province […] Read More

Andrei-Krassioukov-sliderResearcher seeks to level playing field for ParalympiansUBC's Andrei Krassioukov will travel to the Sochi Paralympics to study the effects of spinal cord injury (SCI) on the cardiovascular health of Paralympians. Read More

Mark-Fitzgerald-sliderBreathe in Your Own LanguageDr. Mark FitzGerald talks about gaining intercultural insight to communicate more effectively with asthma patients. Read More

Dawn-DeWitt-sliderNew Master in ACP BC ChapterDr. Dawn DeWitt will be honoured by the American College of Physicians with advancement to Mastership Read More

Andrew KrahnThree Department of Medicine researchers win HSF GIA AwardsThe Department of Medicine is very pleased to congratulate three of its department members; Dr. Jason Andrade, Dr. Andrew Krahn, and Dr. Kenneth Madden on a successful outcome in the 2013/2014 Heart and Stroke Foundation Grant-in-Aid peer-reviewed competition. Read More