Profiles

David Tu

David Tu

Biography David Tu, is a Family Physician, community-based researcher, with a focus on Indigenous Peoples Health, HIV, and Substance Use Disorder. His family practice has been centred in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside for the past 19 years.  He is a founding Board Member of the Kilala Lelum Health Centre.  He is currently Principal Investigator on the […]

Saraswathi Vedam

Saraswathi Vedam

Biography Saraswathi Vedam is Lead Investigator of the Birth Place Lab and Professor of Midwifery, at University of British Columbia. She has been a clinician and a health professional educator for over 30 years. Professor Vedam has successfully coordinated multi-stakeholder community-led research projects in provincial and national settings. Her research projects include the national, CIHR-funded […]

Marc White

Marc White

Biography Marc White is a Clinical Assistant Professor with the Department of Family Practice at the University of British Columbia. His current research activities are focused on work wellness, social inclusion and diversity, and the prevention of unnecessary work disability. Dr. White’s research has been investigating the use of theory-driven participatory approaches to research planning […]

Robert Woollard

Robert Woollard

Biography Dr. Woollard is a Professor of Family Medicine at the University of British Columbia. He completed two terms as Royal Canadian Legion Professor and Head of the Department of Family Practice, He also chaired the Committee on the Accreditation of Canadian Medical Schools (CACMS) and the Committee on the Accreditation of Continuing Medical Education […]