Faculty & Organizing Committee

Internal Medicine Update 2018

Faculty & Organizing Committee


Wayne Ghesquiere MD, FRCPC
Infectious Diseases and Internal Medicine Consultant
Island Health Authority
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of British Columbia
Victoria, British Columbia

Zeid Mohamedali MD, PhD, FRCS(C)
Adult and Pediatric Urology
Chief of Surgery, WCGH, Vancouver Island Health Authority
Site Chief Urology
Chair for Operational Quality Committee
Clinical Instructor, UBC Dept. of Urology
Chronic Pain Management
CEO Greenleaf Medical Clinic

Joshua P. Budlovsky BSc, MD, FRCPC
Geriatric Medicine, Vancouver Island Health, Victoria, BC
Clinical Instructor, University of British Columbia

David Shaw MD, FRCPC
Rheumatologist, Island Health Authority
Clinical Instructor, UBC
Investigator, PerCuro Clinical Research Ltd
Victoria, BC

Amanda Jagdis, MD, FRCPC
Clinical Instructor, Division of Allergy & Immunology,
University of British Columbia
Consultant Clinical Immunology & Allergy;
Island Health Authority

Michael Szeto, MD, FRCPC 
Internal Medicine & Hematology
Island Health Authority
Victoria, BC

Shauna Correia MDCM, FRCPC
Consultant Psychiatrist, BC Centre for Sexual Medicine, Vancouver Coastal Health
Clinical Instructor, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC

Clinical Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine
University of British Columbia
General Internal Medicine,
Royal Jubilee Hospital Victoria BC

Daisy Dulay, MD, FRCP(C)
Cardiology, Internal Medicine
Vancouver Island Health Authority
Victoria, British Columbia

Jesse A. Pewarchuk, MD FRCP(C)
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of British Columbia
Consultant in General Internal Medicine
Victoria General Hospital
Victoria, B.C.

Jasdeep Saluja, MD FRCPC
Clinical Lecturer, UBC
Division Head, General Internal Medicine,
VIHA South Island

Elizabeth Swiggum, MD, FRCPC Cardiology
Medical Director Heart Function Clinic and Cardiac Rehabilitation
Royal Jubilee Hospital, Victoria, BC
Clinical Associate Professor UBC

Jeff Kerrie BSc, MSc (Bioethics), MD, FRCPC
General Internal Medicine
Dive and Hyperbaric Medicine
Clinical Assistant Professor, UBC

Rosanne Beuthin, PhD, RN
Coordinator, Medical Assistance in Dying, Island Health
Adjunct Professor UVIC School of Nursing
Victoria, BC

Organizing Committee
Dr. Kathy Dabrus, MD
Dr. Michele Fretz, MD
Dr. Brendon Irvine, MD, CCFP
Dr. Jeff Kerrie, MD, FRCPC
Dr. Jesse Pewarchuk MD, FRCPC
Dr. Wayne Ghesquiere, MD, FRCPC
Dr. Brian McArdle, MD, FRCPC
Dr. Jennifer Ross, MD
Dr. Jasdeep Saluja, MD, FRCPC
Dr. Alison Walzak, MD, FRCPC
Dr. Vanessa Young, MD CASEM