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The Resident Doctors of BC

14
08
2019

Resident Spotlight: Dr. Rebekah Eatmon

Hey, Residents! For the month of August, we interviewed Dr. Rebekah Eatmon, a PGY-1 in Family Medicine. Earlier this year, Dr. Eatmon wrote an article titled "UBC program graduates Indigenous MDs to bridge health gap", in which she writes of her childhood goal of being a doctor, struggling to accept...

30
07
2019

Resident Spotlight: Dr. Grace Qiao

Hey, Residents! As mentioned in our last Resident Spotlight with Dr. Nicholas Monfries, we are doing a two-month special for July! And what better way to finish off the month than with our second Resident Spotlight in the negotiations series? For this interview, we chatted with Dr. Grace Qiao, a PGY...

10
07
2019

Resident Spotlight: Dr. Nicholas Monfries

Hey, Residents! For the month of July, we are doing a two-part special feature around negotiations. The first of two we interviewed was our president, Dr. Nicholas Monfries, who was deeply involved in the negotiations process for the 2019-2022 Collective Agreement. As a PGY-4 in Emergency Medicine,...

10
06
2019

Resident Spotlight: Dr. Christopher Uy

Hey, Residents! To start the summer off, we interviewed Dr. Christopher Uy, a PGY-5 Neurology resident. We have long been following Dr. Uy on his Instagram account, where he features amazing feats of acrobacy. We chatted about residency, being an acrobat, and being a co-founder of LAYERS production,...

14
05
2019

Resident Spotlight: Dr. Martina Scholtens

Hey, Residents! This month's interview is with Dr. Martina Scholtens, a Psychiatry resident. Dr. Scholtens has not only had her work published since 2002, but also wrote Your Heart Is the Size of Your First: A Doctor Reflects on Ten Years at a Refugee Clinic in 2017 based on her ten years of work at...