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The Healthcare Travelling Roadshow is seeking health profession students to help recruit the next generation of rural healthcare professionals. Apply by March 1, 2022.

Dr. Mike Bergunder has been appointed Portfolio Site Lead for the Southern Medical Program. Dr. Bergunder is a Kelowna-based emergency physician and a Clinical Instructor with the UBC Department of Family Practice. 

Dr. Sarah Purcell has been appointed Assistant Professor with the UBC Faculty of Medicine Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism and UBC Okanagan Faculty of Science, Department of Biology.

Dr. Kamran Golmohammadi has been appointed the Foundations of Scholarship (FoS) and Flexible and Enhanced Learning (FLEX) Site Director for the Southern Medical Program.

UBCO professor calls for better individual support and funding for health services

UBC Southern Medical Program student Brayden Fishbook was en route to Chilliwack for a family practice elective when he found himself stranded due to the province’s catastrophic atmospheric river event.