People involved in Research

Michael Klein is a Family Physician, Pediatrician, Neonatologist, and Maternity Care Researcher.

Patricia Janssen is a perinatal epidemiologist with a clinical background in obstetrical nursing. She undertakes clinical trials to evaluate methods of pregnancy and labour management and interventions for mothers at particularly high risk for experiencing adverse perinatal outcomes.

Morgan Price Dr. Morgan Price, MD, PhD, CCFP, FCFP is an assistant professor (University of British Columbia, Department of Family Practice, Island Medical Program) and family physician practicing in the inner city with under-served populations in Victoria. Dr. Price is an Adjunct Professor in Computer Science and Health Information Science at the University of Victoria. His area of interest is in design and adoption research of clinical information systems, focused in primary care, decision support, and consumer oriented information systems (Personal Health Services). He has been Primary Investigator on several successful clinical informatics design and research projects exploring clinical decision support, EMR adoption, personal health records, and medication information systems.

Dr. Douglas Kingsford as the new Executive Medical Director and Chief Medical Information Officer of the Interior Health Authority. Dr Kingsford is a primary care physician with a New Zealand Fellowship in General Practice, an Electronic Engineering PhD in artificial intelligence, and extensive experience in clinical medicine and software engineering, primarily in clinical informatics.

Key People in the Shuswap North Okanagan Area

Aubrie De Beer, Family Physician, Chief of Staff, Vernon Jubilee Hospital

Hamish Hwang, General Surgeon with Research Interests, Active in Facilities Engagemement Funding

Chris Cunningham, Family Physician, Active in Facilities Engagemement Funding

Brett Poulin, Family Physician, Research Director for the Shuswap North Okanagan Division of Family Practice and author of this site.

Places

Shuswap Lake General Hospital

Vernon Jubilee Hospital