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Invitation to SAVE BC Public Forum: Early Onset Heart Disease – What’s in Your Genes?
April 17, 2018Join 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: […] Read More >


Two members of the Department of Medicine receive the 2018 VCHRI Investigator Award
April 11, 2018Dr. 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 Read More >


Retirement Announcement – Dr. John Cairns
March 21, 2018It is with mixed emotions that we announce the retirement of Dr. John Cairns on March 1st, 2018. Read More >


Dr. Christopher Carlsten appointed Division Head, Respiratory Medicine
March 5, 2018It is with great pleasure that we announce Dr. Chris Carlsten as Head, UBC Division of Respiratory Medicine, effective March 1, 2018. Read More >


The UBC Department of Medicine Invites you to a Presentation and Vision Statement by Dr. Philip Wells – April 9, 2018
February 20, 2018Please 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”. Read More >


The UBC Department of Medicine Invites you to a Presentation and Vision Statement by Dr. Robb MacLellan – March 8, 2018
February 20, 2018Please join us for a Presentation and Vision Statement entitled “Curing Heart Failure: Will Heart Regeneration Ever Be Ready for Prime Time?”. Read More >


Dr. Roger Wong named Speaker at 2018 TEDxStanleyPark Conference
February 13, 2018Dr. Roger Wong, Executive Associate Dean, Education, has been selected by the TEDxStanleyPark conference to be a featured speaker at its 2018 conference. Read More >


Dr. Cary Cuncic Appointed Undergraduate Education Program Director
February 5, 2018It 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. Read More >


Dr. Adam Peets selected as recipient of the 2018 CAME Certificate of Merit Award
February 2, 2018Congratulations to Dr. Adam Peets who was selected for the Canadian Association for Medical Education (CAME) Certificate of Merit Award for 2018. Read More >


Dr. Marshall Dahl appointed Division Head, Endocrinology & Metabolism
February 2, 2018It 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. Read More >