I am pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Gary Redekop as Head pro tem, Department of Surgery effective May 1, 2014 to April 30, 2015. This follows the leadership of Dr. John Kestle from March 25, 2013 to April 30, 2014. I wish to thank Dr. Kestle for his contributions to the Faculty of Medicine in this role.
Dr. Redekop is an Associate Professor in the Department of Surgery. He previously served as Interim Head, Department of Surgery from January 1, 2012 to March 24, 2013. I am grateful for his willingness to again provide leadership in the interim period, and thank the faculty and staff in the Department for their continued support.
Gavin C.E. Stuart, MD, FRCSC
Dean, Faculty of Medicine
Vice Provost Health, UBC