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Congratulations to Dr. Wingfield Rehmus

Congratulations to Dr. Wingfield Rehmus, Clinical Assistant Professor in the Division of Dermatology and Skin Science at the University of British Columbia. Dr. Rehmus is the recipient of this year’s, The Resident’s Selection for Excellence in Teaching annual teaching award selected by the dermatology residents.

Congratulations to Matt Carwana, PGY-2 Pediatrics!

Matt presented two posters and one oral presentation at this year’s 2016 Canadian Paediatric Society Conference in beautiful PEI. Matt ended up winning the Resident Research Award for Excellence. This is the second year in a row that UBC has won this prestigious award. Last year, Rebecca Ronsley, a PGY-3 won.

Dr. Michael Klein appointed the Order of Canada

Congratulations to Dr. Michael Klein, who has been appointed as a Member of the Order of Canada in recognition of his pioneering work integrating family medicine and maternity care in Canada. Dr. Klein is an Investigator Emeritus at BC Children’s Hospital and an Emeritus Professor Department of Family Practice and the Department of Pediatrics at […]

The 2016 Miracle Weekend raised over 20 million!

A big thank you to all that supported this worthy fundraiser.

2016 Miracle Weekend Highlights

Thank you to the Pediatricians and Researchers at BCCH!

Welcome to Dr. Manish Sadarangani to the Division of Infectious Diseases

Dr. Manish Sadarangani will be joining the Department of Pediatrics as an Assistant Professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases and the Medical Director of the Vaccine Evaluation Center at CFRI. He completed his DPhil with the Oxford Vaccine Group in the UK, developing novel vaccine candidates for protection against group B meningococcal disease, and […]

Welcome to Dr. Claire Seaton to the Division of Respiratory Medicine

Dr. Seaton joined the department on August 1, 2016 as a Clinical Associate in the Division of Respiratory Medicine. Dr. Claire Seaton graduated from Oxford University Medical School in 2000 and did her residency and fellowship in London and Oxford specializing in General Pediatrics with a special interest in Respiratory Pediatrics and PICU. She has […]

Welcome to Dr. Stephany Quinn to the Division of Neonatology

Dr. Quinn joined the department on August 1, 2016 as a Clinical Associate in the Division of Neonatology. Dr. Quinn completed her undergraduate education at Walsh University, North Canton, Ohio on soccer scholarship and she completed medical school at McMaster University in 2012 and completed her paediatric residency at UBC in 2016. Her long term […]

Award Recipients from the 2016 Annual Graduation & Awards Banquet

Thank you to all that attended our 2016 Annual Graduation & Awards Banquet, sponsored jointly by the UBC Department of Pediatrics and the Pediatric Faculty. This event would not be possible without the generous support of our Recognition Fund contributors.               Congratulations to all award recipients!

BC Children’s Hospital Announces First – Ever Hudson Family Hospital Chair in Pediatric Medicine

For Immediate Release  JUNE 27, 2016 – VANCOUVER BC – Dr. Allison Eddy, Chief of Pediatrics at BC Children’s Hospital, has been named the hospital’s inaugural Hudson Family Hospital Chair in Pediatric Medicine. This endowed chair, the first of its kind at BC Children’s Hospital, was made possible thanks to the incredible generosity and vision […]