leadership

Dr Andy Hamilton
March 1, 2021

If you ask Dr Andy Hamilton, leadership skills should be taught to medical students and residents early on.

“In medical school, we train physicians to treat patients. We don’t train them to perform as part of a huge complex system and how to be effective in working within that system to...

Dr Sheila Findlay
August 1, 2018

From her early days practising in a small rural community in Nova Scotia, family doctor Dr Sheila Findlay understood how physicians can make a positive difference in the lives of patients and colleagues, and in their communities.  

“I was one of just two physicians in town,” says Dr...

Dr Bill Cavers, President
June 1, 2014

Dr Bill Cavers, a family physician in Victoria for over 30 years, has become the President of Doctors of BC for the 2014/15 term.

The theme of his presidency will be: “Physician leadership in times of change.” In representing the province’s 12,000 physicians, Dr Cavers told an audience at...