BCMJ Blog

Please, swallow this!
George Szasz, CM, MD

2015 Mini-Profiles now available online
Juanita Grant

Hepatic surgery
George Szasz, CM, MD

Join in for Resident Awareness Week 2017
Melissa Nilan

The medical connection. BC doctors’ founding role in BC and Canada: Happy 150th birthday Canada!
George Szasz, CM, MD

White coats
George Szasz, CM, MD

Cleanliness is next to . . .
George Szasz, CM, MD

Science or fiction
George Szasz, CM, MD

Remembrance Day
George Szasz, CM, MD

Giving and receiving thanks
George Szasz, CM, MD

Mixed Match: Documentary on ethnic heritage, donor matching, and survival premieres at VIFF
Tara Lyon

Coming to grips with health barriers and structural violence for migrant farmworkers: A role for BC physicians

Online information about preventing Alzheimer disease: Weed out the good from the bad
Joanne Jablkowski

Smallpox in coastal BC
George Szasz, CM, MD

A few more weeks to naturally boost your vitamin D levels
Kia Dullemond, BSc

Clinical practice guidelines on assisted reproduction available to the public
Kia Dullemond, BSc

Vancouver and the College—130 years and counting
George Szasz, CM, MD

Canadians want tech solutions to better manage health care, but few access them
Kia Dullemond, BSc

Be the best leader you can be
Lindee David, CEO, Joule

Health care solutions unique to BC
Katie Hill

For BC Day: A salute to caregivers and companions
George Szasz, CM, MD

British Columbia Overdose Action Exchange: Report and recommendations
Joanne Jablkowski

Webinar: The surprising lives of small town doctors
Kia Dullemond, BSc

Your mission: To drive change in health care on 20 August in Vancouver!
Lindee David, CEO, Joule

The medical side of Canada Day
George Szasz, CM, MD

Pharmacist prescribing in BC: Share your ideas
Gillian Vrooman

What do you need to know? Growing telehealth in BC
John Pawlovich, MD, FCFP

A medical Father’s Day
George Szasz, CM, MD

New sleep guidelines for children
Lou Corpuz-Bosshart

Device to improve cancer detection, treatment
Joanne Jablkowski

Happy Mother's Day
George Szasz, CM, MD

Social club offers support for early-onset dementia
Joanne Jablkowski

UBC med student blog: Congratulations to this year’s writing-competition winners
Shyama Das

Not all heel pain is plantar fasciitis
Aaron Chambers

Lessons learned: Take time to define your future health care decisions
Rosemary Brown

Promoting conversations for Advance Care Planning Day (16 April)
Laura Spencer

New online concussion resource to help children and youth with recovery
Joanne Jablkowski

UBC med student and 2015 rural interest award winner: Tanya MacDonell
Joanne Jablkowski

Celebrating Irish doctors on Saint Patrick’s Day
George Szasz, CM, MD

UBC med student 2015 rural interest award winner: Robin Busby
Joanne Jablkowski

Raising my glass to Dr Ruth Simkin
George Szasz, CM, MD

UBC med student blog: Art as Adjuvant 2016: UBC Medicine Book Club’s Third Annual Writing Competition
Shyama Das

UBC med student rural interest award winner, 2015: Lauren Galbraith
Joanne Jablkowski

Compassion, please . . . . A requiem for Dr M. Lynn Holden
George Szasz, CM, MD

Collaborative research tackles prescription drug abuse
Joanne Jablkowski

Resident Awareness Week 2016—Who we are and what we do
Paxton Bach, MSc, MD

Reduced readmission rates: A way to lower health costs?
Kashmira Suraliwalla

Depressed men too hard on themselves
Kashmira Suraliwalla

Walk more: Every step does wonders for your health
Catherine Cameron

Take a deep breath: The 200th anniversary of a medical instrument we still use today
George Szasz, CM, MD

Painful sex: Treatment available for provoked vestibulodynia

New recruitment and retention resources for doctors, divisions, and communities
Aaron Childs, MD

UBC med student blog: Carboxyhemoglobin: A biomarker for smoking risk and its use in smoking cessation
Daniel Esau, BASc

Provincial health officer’s message to physicians: How you can help Syrian refugees
Perry Kendall, OBC, MBBS, MSc, FRCPC

New drug trial to improve stroke care
Joanne Jablkowski

Planning for life after residency? Start on Transition Tuesdays
Joanne Jablkowski

Medical contributions (and more) to remember on 11 November
George Szasz, CM, MD

Aboriginal street youth face higher rates of incarceration

Hands-on physician-in-the-kitchen workshops and the emerging world of culinary medicine

Prime minister in swaddling
George Szasz, CM, MD

Billing for family members raises an ethical flag
Keith J. White, MD

Vancouver streets named after BC docs
George Szasz, CM, MD

Down syndrome conference and roundtable: Realizing the potential for a fulfilling life
Pat Hanbury

Young and living with metastatic breast cancer
Joanne Jablkowski

Audit recovery: Not always dollar for dollar
Keith J. White, MD

If you are at a fork in the road, take the leap!
George Szasz, CM, MD

Events in BC Interior mark World Breastfeeding Week
Joanne Jablkowski

Grant funding available for family-practice research regarding women’s health
Joanne Jablkowski

Governance matters: Have your say
Bill Cavers, MD

Compassion for the sick doctor colleague
George Szasz, CM, MD

Call for BC doctors and nurses to monitor for flu
Joanne Jablkowski

Medical education: Sound reasons for a partnership of equals
Angus Rae, MB, FRCPC

Compassion 101
George Szasz, CM, MD

Anatomy 101
George Szasz, CM, MD

Clinical and academic faculty—a partnership of equals
Angus Rae, MB, FRCPC

Weight bias and stigma: Online resource helps doctors with knowledge & skills
C.M. Blackwood, MD

A historical postscript to Pride Week: Dr James Barry
George Szasz, CM, MD

Celebrating BC and its history of women in medicine
George Szasz, CM, MD

Kids helping kids feel prepared to visit the hospital
Joanne Jablkowski

The Drs Davie of Victoria
George Szasz, CM, MD

Heroes
Simon Jones, MD

Partnerships—the way forward
Angus Rae, MB, FRCPC

Keep Calm and Stop Some Pills: Mentorship program shares strategies for reducing medications
Lisa Despins

Engaging Canadian medical women in academics

A short history of the management of appendicitis, and a royal connection
George Szasz, CM, MD

Election stirs public/private (personal pay) health care debate
Angus Rae, MB, FRCPC

Past presidents who wore the triple crown
George Szasz, CM, MD

Depression and suicide in men, staggering
Joanne Jablkowski

Promoting healthy, risky outdoor activities for children
Joanne Jablkowski

BC physician adventurers
George Szasz, CM, MD

Evidence of a Struggle: Rapping to raise awareness for mental health
Tara Lyon

Want to be president?
George Szasz, CM, MD

In memory of VE Day, literary contributions about the Second World War from BC physicians
George Szasz, CM, MD

Sharing the Care through the PSP Child and Youth Mental Health Module

MindShift app: A game changer
Daniel Y. Dodek, MD

BC’s history of doctors at sea
George Szasz, CM, MD

UBC med student blog: UBC MD and Dentistry 2015 Annual Spring Gala: An evening of music, dance, and humor
Mary Shen

Retired baby boomers offer volunteer care in rural settings
Joanne Jablkowski

UBC med student rural interest award winner: Samantha Chittick
Joanne Jablkowski

$4 million to fight antibiotic resistance
Joanne Jablkowski