Draft proposal for Emergency Medicine Network now available for commenting

A message from Dr. Granger Avery, Executive Director, RCCbc Dr. Jim Christenson, Head, Department of Emergency Medicine, UBC Dr. Jim Christenson – Professor and Head, Department of Emergency Medicine, UBC – has led a substantial process to develop a proposal for a provincial Emergency Medicine Network. Following several discussions with … Continue reading

UBC’s Department of Emergency Medicine – supporting rural GPs through education and practice

Residents learn about airway management at the 2012 SRPC Rural and Remote Medical Course Dr. Jim Christenson, Head of UBC’s Department of Emergency Medicine (DEM) and a long-time emergency physician, is fully aware of the challenges facing rural family physicians working in community emergency departments (EDs). “I think that rural … Continue reading