News and Announcements



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)



2016/17 APT Dr. Jean Templeton Hugill Lecture
The UBC Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology & Therapeutics is delighted to announce the 2016/17 annual Dr. Jean Templeton Hugill Visiting Professor Lecture, which will be presented on Wednesday, April 26 at 18:00 at Vancouver General Hospital, Jimmy Pattison Pavilion, Third Floor, Room JPPN 3414 (910 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC). A reception with light refreshments […] (April 13, 2017 @1:12 pm)



Professor Guy Dumont Awarded with NSERC Synergy Award for Innovation
Professor Guy Dumont of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, who has extensive research collaborations with our department, has just been awarded the NSERC Synergy Award for Innovation (Category 1).   Please share in congratulating Guy for his outstanding work! If interested in the details, please see: http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Prizes-Prix/Synergy-Synergie/Profiles-Profils/Dumont-Dumont_eng.asp (April 13, 2017 @1:12 pm)



Presentations from the 3rd Annual APT Faculty Retreat
Competence By Design (CBD) CBD is a significant change in medical education. What are the implications for you and the residents you teach? The retreat was held November 19th at the Arbutus Club. Download the presentations below: Matthew Klas (CBME Director) – CBD Program Design Raja Rajamohan – Assessment and Evaluation Clinton Wong – The […] (December 7, 2016 @1:56 pm)



APT 2015-2016 Annual Report
Download the 2015-2016 APT Annual Report Here (October 4, 2016 @12:09 pm)



Victoria Baronas awarded a 2016 Vanier scholarship
Victoria Baronas, an MD/PhD student in our department, was recently awarded a 2016 Vanier scholarship. The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship is a prestigious award for doctoral candidates who exhibit outstanding academic achievement, leadership, and research potential. She also received the highest ranked submission (nationwide) in the CIHR CGS-D doctoral award competition. Victoria graduated from our […] (October 4, 2016 @11:59 am)



The 3rd Annual UBC APT Faculty Retreat
Save the Date: November 19th 2016 It is coming this November! The 3rd Annual UBC APT Faculty Retreat It will affect all of us… Competence By Design (CBD) CBD is a significant change in medical education. This is your chance to find out more. What are the implications for you and the residents you teach? […] (September 23, 2016 @5:33 pm)