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Dr. Marie-Thérèse Lussier
Montréal, QC

Driven by the desire to innovate and participate in knowledge transfer in family medicine, Dr. Marie-Thérèse Lussier has dedicated many years to primary care research. She has participated in projects about the prevention and management of chronic illnesses, use of information technology, and analysis of patient-physician communication. In addition to her role as full professor […]

Dr. James Dickinson

Dr. James Dickinson
Calgary, AB

After graduating from the University of Queensland in Australia, Dr. James Dickinson completed two years of a rotating residency that included rural work and time as a locum surgical registrar. He then completed his family medicine residency at McMaster University, followed by a fellowship in clinical epidemiology under Walter Spitzer at McGill University. While working […]

Dr. Andrew Cave

Dr. Andrew Cave
Edmonton, AB

Dr. Andrew James Cave has been a faculty member in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Alberta since 1992. As a full-time professor he focuses on residency training, respiratory care, team work in primary care, and narratives in medical education. Dr. Cave also works at the Kaye Edmonton Clinic, where he engages […]

Dr. Neil Bell

Dr. Neil Bell
Edmonton, AB

Dr. Neil Bell completed his bachelor of science degree in biochemistry with first-class honours and his medical degree at the University of Alberta. In 1995 he completed the Program in Clinical Effectiveness and in 1996 earned a master’s degree in epidemiology at the Harvard School of Public Health. He currently works at the Misericordia Family […]

Dr. Joanna Bates/Dre Joanna Bates

Dr. Joanna Bates
Vancouver, BC

As a professor in the Department of Family Practice at the University of British Columbia (UBC), and a full-time researcher in UBC’s Centre for Health Education Scholarship, Dr. Joanna Bates brings a generalist orientation to educational practice, research, and undergraduate medical education. Although she is no longer in practice, patients and their health is always […]

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Dr. John Feightner
Calgary, AB

Dr. John Feightner received his MD from the University of Western Ontario in 1971 and MSc in clinical epidemiology from McMaster University in 1984. Currently, he is a member and chair of the Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care. His interests include educational research—evaluation of clinical performance of learners and online learning of clinical […]

Dr. Fred Tudiver

Dr. Fred Tudiver

Dr. Fred Tudiver received his MD from Memorial University of Newfoundland in 1973 and completed a family medicine residency at Western University in 1976. He was awarded Certification in the College of Family Physicians of Canada in 1976, and in 1979 he completed the graduate program in family medicine (Master of Clinical Science) at Western […]