Address

Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre, Vancouver General Hospital

2775 Laurel Street, 7th floor

Vancouver, BC, V5Z 1M9

Thoracic Office Hours:

9:00am - 4:00pm Monday - Friday

Closed 12:00-1:00pm for lunch, weekends, and statutory holidays

Contact

604-875-5388

604-875-5828

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2018 A.D. Forward Post Graduate Teaching Award

 UBC Department of Surgery

 

Congratulations to Alex for being he recipient of this year's A.D. Forward Post Graduate Teaching Award.  It is my hope that we can all be reminded of the importance of mentoring our residents, fostering a passion for excellence in patient care, and inspiring their intellectual curiosity.  It is especially poignant in that Dr. Forward, a dedicated teacher and former UBC Surgery Department Head, passed away this week. Our most important legacy is with those that we have been entrusted to mentor and have had the privilege to teach.

Dr. John Yee Director
BC Lung Transplant Program
Head of Thoracic Surgery
Vancouver General Hospital
Associate Professor
University of British Columbia