New interim director joins the DAP

Jonathan Agnew received a PhD in health services and policy analysis from the University of California, Berkeley, and a master’s of business administration from the University of London. Prior to joining the College in 2013, he worked for the BC Medical Association (now Doctors of BC) for eight years where he was responsible for managing and directing staff in the planning, development and evaluation of various health policies and programs.

During his time at the College, Jonathan has held several positions, including director of the drug programs, acting director of the Physician Practice Enhancement Program, and director of special projects to analyze program-wide processes for the Non-Hospital, Medical and Surgical Facilities Program.

Jonathan replaces Helen Healey who recently retired from the College after 11 years of service. Helen joined the College in 2005 as an accreditation specialist with the Diagnostic Accreditation Program and provided leadership to the program as senior director since 2011.