January 18, 2017

Dear Colleagues,

On January 23rd Clinical Faculty members will receive an e-mail from Doctors of BC (Clinical Faculty) linking you to a survey that I encourage those of you who hold UBC Faculty of Medicine appointments to complete.  Your responses will guide and inform our discussions...

December 5, 2016

Dear Colleagues:

On Tuesday, December 6, you will receive an e-mail invitation from Everyone Counts Canada to vote in a members’ referendum that proposes important changes to the governance of our association, the Doctors of BC. The referendum includes two separate but key resolutions...

June 3, 2016
This President's Letter is intended for doctors who practiced between July 23, 1992 and April 30, 1996.   Dear Colleagues,   We have been informed of the tentative settlement of a longstanding class action lawsuit Halvorson v. British Columbia (Medical Services Commission) which provides...
April 23, 2015

Dear Colleagues:
 
On April 24, you will receive two ballots from Everyone Counts Canada.  One of the ballots will be for the election of Board Delegates and Officers.  Today, I am writing to you about the second ballot – proposed by two members at large – in which you will be asked...

March 2, 2015

Dear Colleagues:

Doctors of BC is seeking your views on policy papers released by the Ministry of Health setting out new proposals for the delivery of health care in British Columbia.  

The policy papers focus on three key areas: 

Primary and Community Care, Surgical Services,...