AWARDS

Congratulations to our 2021 Graduates and Award Winners

Congratulations to our 2021 Graduates and Award Winners

On June 4, 2021 faculty, staff, residents, and fellows from the UBC Department of Orthopaedics attended the 2021 graduation ceremony via Zoom. This virtual ceremony commemorated the accomplishments of our graduating trainees, signifying the culmination of their hard work, passion, and commitment to orthopaedics. This year’s virtual program included remarks and presentations from a number […]

Congratulations to our 2021 Orthopaedic Research Day Award Winners

Congratulations to our 2021 Orthopaedic Research Day Award Winners

Each year, the UBC Department of Orthopaedics recognizes the incredible research being conducted by our trainees at our annual Orthopaedic Research Day event. This year’s online event was hosted by Dr. Henry Broekhuyse, UBC Orthopaedics Clinical Professor and Director of Postgraduate Medical Education. Drs. Adrian Huang, Lise Leveille, and Babak Shadgan sat on the presentation […]

Dr. F.P. Patterson inducted into the Vancouver General Hall of Honour on June 7, 2021

Dr. F.P. Patterson inducted into the Vancouver General Hall of Honour on June 7, 2021

This event has been postponed until further notice. The late Dr. F.P. Patterson, the founder and longtime head of UBC and VGH Orthopaedics will be inducted in the Vancouver General Hall of Honour in a ceremony on June 7, 2021. It will be an online ceremony for the most part with some in-person attendance. Dr. […]

Dr. Andrea Veljkovic Awarded the AOFAS Women’s Leadership Award for 2021

Dr. Andrea Veljkovic Awarded the AOFAS Women’s Leadership Award for 2021

We are proud to share that UBC Orthopaedics Clinical Associate Professor, Dr. Andrea Veljkovic, has been awarded the prestigious American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) Women’s Leadership Award for 2021. Dr. Veljkovic was the co-winner of this award along with Dr. Barbara Piclet-Legre from Marseilles, France. This global award recognizes outstanding women in foot […]

Dr. Mikaela Peters Receives Funding From the Resident Doctors of BC Resident Innovation Fund

Dr. Mikaela Peters Receives Funding From the Resident Doctors of BC Resident Innovation Fund

We are pleased to congratulate UBC Orthopaedics Resident, Dr. Mikaela Peters, on receiving funding from the Resident Doctors of BC 2020 Resident Innovation Fund (RIF). The goal of the RIF is to highlight and support residents working to benefit the healthcare system, the lives of patients and healthcare providers. Her research project will explore perceptions […]