General Internal Medicine (GIM) is a specialty uniquely positioned to deal with complex, multi system disease, providing high-value care to both the patient and the healthcare system.
The role of the Society of General Internal Medicine of BC (SGIMBC) is to cultivate a community to advocate and represent the interests of General Internists of BC and educate the public on the role of General Internists. SGIMBC provide resources and support for General Internists to pursue special interests as well as opportunities for continuing education.
The leadership at SGIMBC work together to advocate and represent the interests of General Internists of BC and educate the public on the role of General Internists.
Each year, 2 positions on the Executive Council come up for election at the Annual General Meeting. Any member in good standing is eligible, including those who have served in the past (members may also decide to stand for re-election). The election will occur by simple majority vote.
Dr. Shavinder Gill, President
Dr. Jennifer Grace, Past President
Dr. Paul Hertz, Treasurer
Dr. Casey Chan, Early Career Representative
Dr. Terrence Yung, Member at Large
Dr. Jasdeep Saluja, Vancouver Island
Dr. Samantha Segal, Member at Large
Dr. Barry Kassen, Member at Large
Dr. Michael Pascas, Northern BC
Dr. Roopjeet Kahlon, Member at Large
Dr. Faraz Moein vaziri, Member at Large