News and Announcements

Full Departmental Faculty Meeting
Meeting Date: Thurs. September 12, 2019 Meeting Time : 5:00 pm – 6 pm Venue – Site locations below for video-conference rooms; and dial-in details for those joining through Teleconference or web-conference. Resources: VC Rooms: DHCC 2264 – Host site VC Rooms: KGH CAC 237 – Kelowna VC Rooms: LGH 2512 – Lions Gate Hospital […] (July 8, 2019 @2:16 pm)

In Memoriam: Dr. Alexander “Dooley” Philip Goumeniouk An informal outdoor celebration of Dooley’s life on Bowen Island is scheduled for Sunday, June 30. Lise and family will be at their Red Barn from 3 until 5 pm. Please feel welcome to drop by and share in the memories of Dooley and the colourful character he was. To avoid parking congestion at […] (June 20, 2019 @1:30 pm)

Academic Gowning, Dr. Roanne Preston to Full Professor
The Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology & Therapeutics would like to congratulate Dr. Roanne Preston on becoming a Full Professor!                (June 6, 2019 @11:14 am)

Academic Gowning, Dr. Terence Waters to Clinical Professor
The Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology & Therapeutics would like to congratulate Dr. Terence Waters on becoming a Clinical Professor!              (June 6, 2019 @11:14 am)

In Memoriam: Dr. C Brian Warriner
Dr. C. Brian Warriner Professor Emeritus and Former Department Head Dr. Brian Warriner’s obituary posted in the Vancouver Sun on May 31 The Celebration of Life for Brian will be held at the University Golf Club on July 6, 2019. The ceremony will start at 11:00 am, followed by a reception at approximately 12:00 […] (June 20, 2019 @1:18 pm)

Research Day 2019 Invite
The UBC Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics is pleased to announce on the occasion of its Annual Research Day the 2018/19 Dr. Jean Templeton Hugill Memorial Lecture On behalf of the APT, you are invited to attend Dr. Catterall’s. For details, please click on invitation.   (May 9, 2019 @10:59 am)

Faculty and Staff Spotlight
One-on-One with Dr. Roanne Preston Meet Dr. Roanne Preston, Department Head of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics. (April 23, 2019 @2:29 pm)

Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Society 2019 Annual Meeting
2019 CAS Annual Meeting Dates: June 21-24, 2019 Where: Calgary, Alberta – Calgary TELUS Convention Centre Email: Phone: 416 480 0602 Website: For Canadian anesthesiologists and colleagues from around the world, the CAS Annual Meeting provides an opportunity to be on the cutting edge of anesthesiology research, best practice, and hands-on learning experiences […] (March 1, 2019 @8:34 am)

2019 Visiting Professor Lecture – Dr. Eric Jacobsohn
Dr. Jacobsohn is a Professor in Departments of Anesthesiology, Pain and Perioperative Medicine, and in the Department of Internal Medicine, Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba. (December 3, 2018 @11:58 am)

2018 Visiting Professor Lecture – Dr. Philip Peng
Dr. Philip Peng is a full time professor in the Department of Anesthesia and Pain Management of University of Toronto. He is currently the director for Anesthesia Pain Management Center. He has played an important role in the education of pain medicine and established major teaching courses. Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) honored him with Founder designation in Pain Medicine for his role in establishing Pain Medicine subspecialty in Canada. He is also a leader and pioneer in the application of ultrasound for pain medicine. He has edited 7 books and published more than 150 peer-reviewed and publications and book chapters. (October 25, 2018 @4:48 pm)