BCCFP offers financial awards to residents in the UBC Family Practice Residency Program and fourth-year medical students entering the program. The resident awards nominations are due in April of each year, and the medical student nominations each July.

Congratulations to our 2018 resident award recipients:

Resident Leadership Award – Dr. Conrad Tsang

“I can say without hesitation that he has been one of the most exceptional resident leaders I have worked with in my career.”

Dr. Manoo & Jean Gurjar Award – Dr. Jaron Easterbrook

“Not only is he a dear friend to our group of residents, but he is a leader, teacher and inspiration to all of us. He continually and seemingly effortlessly advocates for us as a group of residents.”

Dr. Manoo & Jean Gurjar Award – Dr. Nazlee Tabarsi

“Dr. Tabarsi has leveraged her demonstrated skills in leadership, communication, research and advocacy to emerge as a leader in the UBC Family Practice Residency Program.”

Nomination Process

Residents

To be eligible for one of the resident awards, please note that a nominator is required – this may be a family physician, fellow resident or student. Submission are due each year in early April. The call for submissions for 2019 will go out early next year.

These awards include:

  • $5,000 BCCFP Resident Leadership Award to a UBC Family Medicine R2 graduating from the UBC Family Practice Residency Program
  • $1,500 Dr. Manoo and Jean Gurjar Award, BCCFP Family Medicine Resident Scholarship – to a male and a female resident in the UBC Family Practice Residency Program
  • $1,000 BCCFP Medical Student Scholarship to two fourth-year medical students entering the UBC Family Practice Residency Program

For more information, email office@bccfp.bc.ca

Medical students

To be eligible for one of the medical student awards, please note that a nominator is required – this may be a family physician, fellow student or resident. Please fill out the nomination form. Submissions for 2018 are due on July 31.