As the future of medicine, resident doctors have a vested interest in the health care system, and have valuable input on healthcare in BC. Here are some highlighted stories from 2014.
Dr. Raina Fumerton – Northern Health Authority Press Release
A Northern Health Authority Press Release announcing Dr. Fumerton’s new role as a Medical Health Officer while continuing to complete her residency in Public Health and Preventative Medicine was highlighted in a number of northern newspapers.
Dr. Smita Naidoo – UBC Medicine News
Dr. Naidoo was featured in an article by UBC News about the new Child and Adolescent Psychiatry program at UBC. Read the article here.
UBC Medical Journal
The UBC Medical Journal is a student-run academic journal that often features articles from residents. The February 2014 edition featured an article on “Extending the Reach of Medical Care for Remote First Nations Communities:Beyond Technology” with a resident co-author.