Finding the balance: UBC Launches new Resident Wellness OfficeMarch 3, 2014On Wednesday, February 26, residents, program directors, faculty and staff gathered at Vancouver General Hospital to celebrate the official opening of The Resident Wellness Office... Read More

A healthy scoop of support: resident’s tasty initiative brings colleagues togetherFebruary 13, 2014At B.C. Children’s Hospital, physicians see everything from broken bones to terminal illness, providing care while paying extra attention to communication. Here, you won’t see any doctors in traditional white coats. “It scares the kids,” states Dr. Megan Kilvert, a first year paediatric resident. Kilvert and her colleagues have gathered in the hospital’s resident lounge, […] Read More

Bringing Alzheimer awareness to the communityJanuary 16, 2014On January 4th, The Alzheimer Society of B.C. and S.U.C.C.E.S.S. kicked off Alzheimer Awareness Month with a forum for Vancouver’s Chinese community. .. Read More

Try UBC this CaRMS season!November 26, 2013It is officially CaRMS time! The Canadian Residency Matching Service application cycle is in full swing, and medical students across Canada are looking for great learning experiences and residency training program's tailored to their needs, career goals and lifestyle. Read More

Creating new opportunities for international medical graduatesAugust 6, 2013The story of two doctors who received their M.D.’s abroad, and are now training to become doctors in Canada. Read More

Next stop: ResidencyAugust 6, 2013A record number of medical school graduates from across Canada will soon start their residencies around the province. Read More

Learning medicine at the “boundary of the world”August 6, 2013For a doctor in training, a residency rotation on Haida Gwaii is an assigment like no other. Read More

Resident researchersAugust 6, 2013Medical residents play two roles. They are physicians. But they are often researchers, too. Read More

The double life of pediatrics resident Kristopher KangAugust 6, 2013From the corridors of BC Children’s Hospital to gunfire and bombs, subsistence poverty and rudimentary governance. Read More

Drop and give me 20August 6, 2013To counteract the unhealthy lifestyles of medical residents, Clinical Professor Kam Shojania instituted weekly workouts for his rheumatology trainees. Read More