News and Announcements



2020 Visiting Professor Lecture – Dr. David Juurlink
“The North American Opioid Crisis, and Why the Perioperative Period Still Matters”. For more details, please view poster. (January 23, 2020 @9:29 am)



In Memoriam: Dr. Kitt Turney
Dr. Kitt Turney was on staff at Lion’s Gate Hospital since 2018. She was a talented, engaging young woman with many great accomplishments in life, as well as being an excellent anesthesiologist. Our thoughts are with her family, friends and colleagues. Please read message from Dr. Clare Morrison. (December 18, 2019 @12:05 pm)



Announcement – UBC and Oxford University MOU in training Clinical Pharmacology
For more information, please check out the Memo from Dr. Roanne Preston. (December 18, 2019 @11:19 am)



2019 Visiting Professor Lecture – Dr. Norm Buckley video recording
Dr. Norm Buckley’s lecture on November 6, 2019 recording is available here. (November 12, 2019 @12:43 pm)



2019 Visiting Professor Lecture – Dr. Norm Buckley
Date/Time: November 6, 2019 (Wednesday), 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Venue: Lecture: Rm. 1891, Paetzold Auditorium, Jim Pattison Pavilion South Vancouver General Hospital Reception: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM (Light Refreshments will be served) Multi-purpose Room, JPPS1888, Jim Pattison Pavilion South VGH (Note: no food or drink allowed inside the auditorium) Title: “Chronic Pain Network” Dr. […] (October 29, 2019 @12:01 pm)



Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology & Therapeutics Annual Report 2018
Thank you for taking a few minutes to go through this report. This year the report highlights a few areas in our department, with the usual detailed information placed as appendices. Please share with colleagues in your department, so they too can celebrate the successes of our colleagues as well as hopefully understand this diverse […] (September 24, 2019 @11:22 am)



Full Departmental Faculty Meeting video recording
The APT dept. Full Faculty meeting was held on September 12, 2019. The recording is now available to be viewed online or downloaded. Click the following link to view meeting recording online: View recording Click the following link to download the recording: Download recording   (September 16, 2019 @10:07 am)



In Memoriam: Dr. Alexander “Dooley” Philip Goumeniouk
https://www.dignitymemorial.com/obituaries/north-vancouver-bc/alexander-goumeniouk-8742908 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)