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.

Our 2018 resident award recipients are:

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.”

The medical student award recipients for 2018 are:

Dr. Clara Hong

Dr. Jonathan Ng

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.