News and Announcements



Pain Medicine Residency Program Newsletter
Welcome to our first UBC Pain Medicine Newsletter and happy healthy new year wishes to all. We aim to send this out every four months to keep you all updated on program changes and news on related research, teaching and clinical services. (January 15, 2018 @2:26 pm)



Appointment of Dr. Dean Jones as Associate Dean, Fraser
Dr. Jones is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology in the UBC Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology, and Therapeutics. He is also the Regional Medical Director for Anesthesiology in Fraser Health and practices at Delta hospital. (November 10, 2017 @2:12 pm)



Rudolf Vrba Memorial Lecture November 6th, 2017
The Rudolf Vrba Memorial Lecture will be held on November 6th at the Life Sciences West Atrium. The reception will be at 5:30pm and the lecture to follow at 6:30PM. All are Welcome! (November 2, 2017 @1:53 pm)



Anesthesia resident Dr. Kristen Kidson received the CAS Critical Care Medicine Award for her poster
Congratulations to Dr. Kristen Kidson who received the CAS Critical Care Medicine Award (Full size poster) (October 20, 2017 @5:38 pm)




APT Summer 2017 Newsletter
The APT summer newsletter is now available! Inside this issue: Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Annual Meeting Awards Research Day Promotions Jean Hugil Lecture Faculty Development Competency by Design Department Review Please follow the link below: APT Newsletter – Summer 2017 Issue (July 7, 2017 @11:45 am)



Research Day 2017 – Dr Orlando Hung – Video
The 11th annual research day for Anesthesiology Pharmacology & Therapeutics was held on May 11th. We would like to thank our guest speaker Dr Orlando Hung, Professor, Departments of Anesthesia, Surgery, and Pharmacology, Dalhousie University. Our Guest Judge and Keynote Speaker was Dr. Orlando Hung, who is a Professor of Anesthesia, Surgery, and Pharmacology at […] (June 14, 2017 @1:44 pm)



Academic Gowning May 2017
On May 15, the Faculty of Medicine celebrated the academic achievements and distinguished careers of 62 faculty members during its annual Academic Gowns and Emeriti Recognition Ceremony. Special recognition was also reserved for twenty-three members who were granted Emeritus or Emerita status for the significant contributions they made over the course of their careers.   (June 9, 2017 @2:40 pm)



Research Day 2017 Award Recipients
The 11th annual research day for Anesthesiology Pharmacology & Therapeutics was held on May 11th. We would like to thank all the participants and the people who helped make it a success. Here are the award recipients: Oral Presentations Section Group Name Title ANA 1st place Jason Wilson Peripheral Nerve Blocks at St. Paul’s Hospital: […] (June 14, 2017 @1:45 pm)



Dr Stephan Schwarz & Dr Jennifer Shabbits Awarded Killam Teaching Award
We are very pleased to announce that Drs. Stephan Schwarz and Jennifer Shabbits are recipients of the 2017 UBC Killam Teaching Prizes This award is to recognize an individual demonstrating an excellence and dedication to teaching and commitment to students. We would like to thank Drs. Stephan Schwarz and Jennifer Shabbits for their great contributions […] (April 13, 2017 @1:29 pm)