Academic Administration

Academic leaders in the Faculty of Medicine are responsible for the fostering innovation and excellence in education, research and care.

Learn more about the Faculty’s current academic leadership team listed below:

Executive Vice Dean
Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Interim Executive Associate Dean, Research
Executive Associate Dean, Education
Executive Associate Dean, Clinical Partnerships and Professionalism
Regional Associate Dean, Interior
Regional Associate Dean, Northern British Columbia
Vice President Medicine, UNBC
Regional Associate Dean, Vancouver Island
Head, Division of Medical Sciences, University of Victoria
Regional Associate Dean, Vancouver Fraser
Associate Dean, Admissions
Associate Dean, Continuing Professional Development
Associate Dean, Health Professions Education
Associate Dean, MD Undergraduate Program, Student Affairs
Associate Dean, Postgraduate Medical Education
Associate Dean, Research of Providence Health Care Research Institute (PHCRI)
Associate Dean, Research: Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute (VCHRI)
Associate Dean, Research, BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute (BCCHRI)
Director, BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute
Assistant Dean, Northern Medical Program
Assistant Dean, Island Medical Program
Assistant Dean, Postgraduate Medical Education (PGME)
Assistant Dean, Vancouver Fraser
Assistant Dean, Student Affairs, Northern Medical Program (NMP)
Assistant Dean, MD Undergraduate Program, Students Affairs, Island Medical Program (IMP)
Assistant Dean, MD Undergraduate Student Affairs, Southern Medical Program
Assistant Dean, MD Undergraduate Student Affairs, Vancouver Fraser Medical Program
Assistant Dean, MD Undergraduate Student Affairs, Vancouver Fraser Medical Program
Interim Assistant Dean, Curriculum
Assistant Dean, Graduate & Postdoctoral Education
Assistant Dean, Research, Fraser Health
Assistant Dean, Research, Southern Medical Program (Interim)
Assistant Dean, Faculty Development
Head, Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology & Therapeutics
Interim Head, Department of Cellular & Physiological Sciences
Head, Department of Dermatology & Skin Science
Interim Head, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Head, Department of Emergency Medicine
Head, Department of Family Practice
Head, Department of Medical Genetics
Head, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Head, Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
Head, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Head, Department of Orthopaedics
Head, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Head, Department of Pediatrics and Chief of Pediatrics, BC Children’s Hospital
Interim, Head, Department of Physical Therapy
Head, Department of Psychiatry
Director, UBC Institute of Mental Health
Head, Department of Radiology
Head pro tem, Department of Surgery
Head, Department of Urologic Sciences
Director, Vancouver Prostate Centre
Director, School of Audiology & Speech Sciences
Interim Co-Director, School of Population and Public Health
Interim Co-Director, School of Population & Public Health
Interim Director, Centre for Health Services & Policy Research
Interim Director, Biomedical Research Centre
Interim Director, Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
Director, Centre for Blood Research
Director, Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health
Director, Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health
Associate Dean, Research, BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute (BCCHRI)
Director, BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute
Co-Director, Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health
Co-Director, Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health
Director, Centre for Health Education Scholarship
Director, Centre for Health Evaluation & Outcome Sciences
Director, Centre for Hip Health & Mobility
Interim Director, Human Early Learning Partnership (HELP)
Head, Department of Psychiatry
Director, UBC Institute of Mental Health
Director, Centre for Heart Lung Innovation
Director, UBC Centre for Disease Control
Director, Life Sciences Institute
Head, Department of Urologic Sciences
Director, Vancouver Prostate Centre
Director, W. Maurice Young Centre for Applied Ethics
Director, Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science Program
Senior Instructor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Director, Midwifery Program
Provincial Coordinator for Health Simulation Education
Professor, Department of Urologic Sciences
Senior Advisor to the Executive Associate Dean, Education
Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Special Advisor to the Dean, Space Planning and Utilization
Professor Emeritus
Director, Clinical Faculty Affairs
Director, Interprofessional Education