walk with your doc

May 11, 2017

This past Sunday, I had both the pleasure and reward of attending this year’s Walk with your Doc kickoff event in my hometown of Oliver in the sunny South Okanagan. More than 50 participants of all ages joined me, my colleagues, and local physiotherapy and kinesiologist professionals at...

Walk With Your Doc 2017
April 18, 2017

Did you know that walking can have the same health benefits as running? It’s true! Walking is a simple and fun way for people of all ages and abilities to feel good and be fit. But where can you start? Who can you walk with?

Since 2010 Walk with your Doc has been spreading the...

April 7, 2017

Dear Colleague:

I am writing to encourage your participation and leadership in your community in this year’s Walk with your Doc event. Supported by Doctors of BC, this grassroots initiative creates a great opportunity to motivate your patients, many of whom may be less active, to get...

February 13, 2015

Since 2010 Walk with your Doc has helped doctors in more than 50 communities around the province build healthier relationships with their patients. Planning is now underway for this year’s event in which doctors host walking events in their...

May 5, 2014

Five years of doctors walking with patients

Walk with your Doc week takes place May 3 – 11. Doctors and patients are telling their Walk with your Doc stories about why they started, what they experienced, and how their lives have changed. If you have a story about...