DEPARTMENT SPOTLIGHT

Faculty Spotlight – Duncan Jacks

Faculty Spotlight – Duncan Jacks

Meet Dr. Duncan Jacks! He is a Clinical Instructor with the UBC Department of Orthopaedics and leads the Victoria Enhanced Recovery Arthroplasty (VERA) program. His combined passion for skiing and medicine has led him to serve internationally as team physician with Alpine Canada and on the downhill ski race course during the Vancouver 2010 Olympics. He continues to work with the Blackcomb Ski Patrol.

Faculty Spotlight – Dena Shahriari

Faculty Spotlight – Dena Shahriari

Meet Dr. Dena Shahriari, an Assistant Professor with the UBC Department of Orthopaedics and UBC School of Biomedical Engineering. She leads the BioAugmentative Interfaces Laboratory at the International Collaboration on Repair Discoveries (ICORD) in Vancouver, British Columbia. Her research lives at the intersection of materials science, electrical engineering, and medicine.

Staff Spotlight – Zafeiria Glaris

Staff Spotlight – Zafeiria Glaris

Meet UBC Orthopaedics Research Assistant, Zafeiria Glaris! Learn more about her work and what she enjoys about working in Hand and Upper Extremity research.

Faculty Spotlight – Raphaele Charest-Morin

Faculty Spotlight – Raphaele Charest-Morin

RAPHAELE CHAREST-MORINCLINICAL ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Division:Spine Site:Vancouver – Vancouver General Hospital Can you share a little bit about your educational background and journey, and how you got to where you are today? What inspired you to work in orthopaedics, specifically spine surgery? I was born and raised in Québec city. For as long as I can […]

Faculty Spotlight – Bertrand Perey

Faculty Spotlight – Bertrand Perey

BERTRAND PEREYCLINICAL PROFESSOR Division:Trauma Site:Fraser – Royal Columbian Hospital Can you share a little bit about your educational background and journey, and how you got to where you are today? I was born in the city of Montreal in 1962 to European immigrants; my father was from France and my mother from Denmark. I was […]