Dr. Kate Shannon Named Canada’s Premier Young Researcher
February 28, 2014Dr. Kate Shannon, a researcher in the Division of AIDS and a member of the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS, has been awarded the prestigious Peter Lougheed/CIHR New Investigator Canada’s Premier Young Researcher Award in the September 2011 CIHR competition. Her project, titled “The social and structural contexts of HIV/STIs among women and youth […] Read More >

Graydon S. Meneilly Appointed B.C. Governor of American College of Physicians
February 28, 2014Dr. Graydon Meneilly, professor and head of UBC Dept. of Medicine, has been elected Governor of the British Columbia Chapter of the American College of Physicians (ACP), the nation’s largest medical specialty organization. His term began during Internal Medicine 2011, ACP’s annual scientific meeting in San Diego on April 7-9. Meneilly has been a member […] Read More >

Staff, Faculty and Learner Recognition in Education
February 24, 2014Kam Shojania received the 2013 Teacher - Educator Award from the Canadian Rheumatology Association. Read More >

Dr. Rose Hatala – Faculty Spotlight
February 24, 2014A spotlight on faculty member Dr. Rose Hatala. Read More >

Dr. Winson Cheung Appointed Undergraduate Education Program Director
February 24, 2014Dr. Winson Cheung appointed Director of the Department of Medicine’s Undergraduate Education Program. Read More >

Dr. Stephane Voyer, Education Scholar Appointment
February 24, 2014Dr. Stephane Voyer appointed Education Scholar to support the delivery of optimal educational experiences. Read More >

Roger Wong Becomes President of Canadian Geriatrics Society
July 1, 2013Roger Wong, Clinical Professor in the Division of Geriatric Medicine of the Department of Medicine, has ascended to the presidency of the Canadian Geriatrics Society (CGS) — the first British Columbian to lead the organization in 20 years. The CGS is the largest national society for physicians with an interest in geriatrics. Dr. Wong, who […] Read More >