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2017 – 2018 Board of Directors

Thank you to everyone who attended last night’s Annual General Meeting (AGM). Following the Annual General Meeting the first Board Meeting for 2017-2018 was held. At this meeting the Executive was elected and is as follows:

  • President – Dr. David Kim, R2 Emergency Medicine

  • Immediate Past President – Dr. Vishal Varshney, R5 Anesthesiology

  • Vice-President – Dr. Emily Stewart, R2 Emergency Medicine

  • Director of Finance – Dr. Nicholas Monfries, R2 Emergency Medicine

  • Director of Communications – Dr. Geoff Frost, R2 Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

The additional members who will serve as Directors are:

Dr. Aleksandar Brezar, R1, Rural Okanagan Family Practice
Dr. Adam Humble, R2, Anesthesiology
Dr. Marcella Jones, R1, Rural Okanagan Family Practice
Dr. Odion Kalaci, R3, Pediatrics
Dr. Jesse Kancir, R2, Public Health and Preventative Medicine with Family Medicine
Dr. Charlie Walsh, R3, Internal Medicine
Dr. James Wang, R2, Pediatrics

To find out more about the 2017-2018 Board Members, you can read their bios here as they become available.

At this meeting the following members were affirmed as official observers. They will join the Board at all meetings and receive Board communications but will not vote.

  • Dr. Fatima Allbhai, R5 Psychiatry
  • Dr. Chantal McFetridge, R1 Emergency Medicine
  • Dr. Kate Mittermaier, R1 Anesthesiology
  • Dr. Alana Fleet, R1 Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Dr. Kay Fung, R2 Family Medicine
  • Dr. Boluwaji Ogunyemi, R5 Dermatology
  • Dr. Bez Toosi, R5 Dermatology
  • Dr. Pretty Verma, R2 Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Dr. Vincent Wong, R1 Family Medicine

We thank everyone for their participation, and members who are interested in attending a Board Meeting are always welcome to attend as a guest. The next Board Meeting will be November 1st at 6:30 pm. To RSVP please contact the office.

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author: Michelle Seymour