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May 28, 2015  | Posted in: College News

2015 Award of Excellence in Medical Practice

The College is pleased to announce that Dr. Peter L. Cooperberg has been presented with the 2015 Award of Excellence in Medical Practice.

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April 14, 2015  | Posted in: College News

2015 Elected Board of the College

The College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia is pleased to announce the results of the 2015 Board election.

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March 20, 2015  | Posted in: College News, Regulatory Action

College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia granted a permanent injunction for the unlawful practice of medicine

On March 19, 2015, the BC Supreme Court granted an Order prohibiting Ms. Anita Fofie of Dermix Institute of Aesthetic Medicine at 1721 Davie Street, Vancouver, BC, from providing medical services she is not authorized to perform.

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February 6, 2015  | Posted in: College News

Statement from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia regarding the Supreme Court Ruling on physician-assisted death

Today’s decision by the Supreme Court of Canada on the issue of physician-assisted death will be carefully reviewed by the College to determine if any changes or modifications to existing professional standards or guidelines are required.

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January 29, 2015  | Posted in: College News

College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia granted an injunction to cease unlawful practice of medicine

On January 28, 2015 in the late afternoon, the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia entered the premises of an individual’s business to conduct a search and to seize all items believed to be used by her in the unlicensed practice of medicine.

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January 5, 2015  | Posted in: College News, Regulatory Action

Disciplinary action re: Dr. Paul Eric Termansen

Dr. Paul Eric Termansen, a psychiatrist, has admitted to unprofessional conduct.

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September 19, 2014  | Posted in: College News, Regulatory Action

Disciplinary action re: Dr. Danilo R. Vargas

Dr. Danilo R. Vargas, a specialist, has admitted to violating professional boundaries.

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September 16, 2014  | Posted in: College News, Regulatory Action

Disciplinary action re: Dr. Kazem Khazamipour

Dr. Kazem Khazamipour, a family physician, has admitted to engaging in unprofessional conduct.

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July 11, 2014  | Posted in: College News, Regulatory Action

Notification re: Dr. Charles William Gervais

Dr. Charles William Gervais, a diagnostic radiologist, has admitted to breaching the College Bylaws.

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July 8, 2014  | Posted in: College News, Regulatory Action

Notification re: Dr. Nazia Sadaf Niazi

Dr. Nazia Sadaf Niazi, a general practitioner, has admitted to acting in contravention of the professional and ethical obligations of a registrant of the College.

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