UBC General Surgery Program Recognized with Prestigious Award

Drs. Tracy Scott and Ahmer Karimuddin were awarded the 4th Annual UBC Postgraduate Faculty and Staff Wellness Award for their leadership in

Drs. Tracy Scott and Ahmer Karimuddin were awarded the 4th Annual UBC Postgraduate Faculty and Staff Wellness Award for their leadership in resident wellness. According to UBC, “this award recognizes faculty and staff located at any site across the province who display commitment to promoting and advocating for a health residency experience”. Recipients “consider all aspects of residents’ well-being. lead by example and take leadership roles in influencing the culture of wellness in their programs”.

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In a short time, the new PDs, inspired by the energy and idealism of their residents, are changing the game, in terms of quality of training, resident and faculty engagement, and, of course, wellness culture.

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