Memberships

 

Vice President, Windsor Park Community League

House and Activities Committee, Faculty Club of the University of Alberta

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Specialist Register of the Royal College of Physicians of London

Alberta Medical Association

Canadian Medical Association

Canadian Rheumatology Association

American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine

 

 

 

Education and Training (Doctrina et Disciplinae)

 

2007 – 2009 Graduate studies, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

 

1993 – 1995 Rheumatology Training at the University of Alberta. Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (Includes elective at Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases in Bath, Avon, England)

 

1993 – 1994 Internal Medicine Residency (IV)

University of Alberta. Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

 

1990 – 1993 Internal Medicine Residency (I-III)

Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

 

1986 – 1990 University of Alberta Medical School, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

 

1985 – 1986 Premedicine II, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

 

1984 – 1985 Premedicine II, Concordia College, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

 

Degrees and Licences (Tituli Gradus et Potestes)

 

Honours (Decores)Academic Positions (Ordones Scholastici)

2010 Masters of Science, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

 

2002 to present Fellow of the American College of Physicians

 

1999 to present Member of the Specialist Register of the Royal College of Physicians of London in the specialty of General Medicine

 

1999 – 2009 Licensure with the United Kingdom General Medical Council, London, England

 

2004 – 2009 Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia, Canada

 

1994 to present Internal Medicine Licence with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta, Canada

 

1994 to present Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Internal Medicine
1992 Licentiate of the Medical Council of Canada

 

1991 – 2009 General Practitioner Licence with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, Canada

 

1990 Doctor of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

 

1988 Bachelor of Medical Science, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

 

2016 Canadian Rheumatology Association Practice Reflection Award
Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada
2005 Instituted Annual Dr. Robert Ferrari Award for Mathematics
Archbishop O’Leary High School, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2004 Canadian Rheumatology Association Young Investigator Award
Mont Tremblant, Quebec, Canada
2003 Department of Medicine Clinical Faculty Research Award
University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2002 Capital Region Medical Staff Association Researcher of the Year
Capital Health Authority, Alberta, Canada
1996 Teacher of the Year
University of Alberta Medical School, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
1994 Winner of Sanofi Winthrop Consults in Rheumatology Case Study Competition

 

1990 Graduation with Honours in Research from University of Alberta Medical School

 

1986 – 1989 Part-time Studentship Award
Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research
1987 College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta Bursary

 

1986 Summer Studentship Award
Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research
2016 to present Consultant for Natural Health Services, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2015 to present Faculty of the Western Association of Rheumatologists
2014 to present Member of the Canadian Rheumatology Association Choosing Wisely Committee
2014 to present Member of the Canadian Rheumatology Association Therapeutics Committee
2014 to present Member of the Canadian Rheumatology Association Guidelines Committee
2013 to 2015 Consultant for Clearwater Specialist Clinic, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2013 to 2016 Consultant for Old Scona Clinic, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2013 to 2015 Consultant for Medicineland, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2011 to 2015 Member of editorial board, Journal of Sport and Health Sciences
2011 to present Member of the Canadian Rheumatology Association Education Committee
2011 to present Consultant for Medi-Group health clinics, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2007 to 2013 Consultant for North East Medical Clinic, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2004 – 2014 Consultant for Independent Medical Assessments, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2005 to present Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta
2004 to present Certified Examiner on register of College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
2004 to present Injury Management Consultant on register of College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
1996 to present Consultant for Western Medical Assessments, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2007 – 2009 Consultant for Capilano Clinic, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2005 – 2007 Consultant for University Health Clinic, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2005 – 2007 Consultant for Workers’ Compensation Board Alberta
2005 to present Examiner for University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine Objective Structured Clinical Examination
2003 – 2009 Consultant for Pleasantview Medical Clinic, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2004 – 2007 Member of College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta Certified Examiner Working Group, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2005 – 2006 Consultant for Medicentres Incorporated, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2005 Member of Government of Alberta Diagnostic and Treatment Protocols Working Group, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2003 – 2005 Examiner for Alberta International Medical Graduate program
2003 – 2005 Consultant for Viewpoint Medical, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
2004 to present Consultant to Alberta Heritage Fund for Medical Research (AHFMR) for production of TechNote 48 on COX-2 inhibitors
2004 Pre-Screening Evaluator of Postgraduate Year 1 CaRMS applicants
2002 – 2004 Examiner for Medical Council of Canada
2003 Certified ARCON Interpreter for functional capacity evaluations
2002 Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta
2000 – 2002 Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta
1995 – 2001 Consultant for Medicentres Incorporated, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
1996 – 1998 Consultant for Canadian Back Institute, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
1995 Locums tenens to Division of Rheumatology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada