Announcement of Faculty Promotions in 2020

 

 

Dear students, residents, staff and faculty,

I am delighted to announce that the following faculty members have received promotions, effective July 1, 2020, following the 2019-2020 review process for clinical and academic faculty:

Dr. William Panenka, promoted to Associate Professor (Partner)
Dr. Andrea Chapman, promoted to Clinical Professor
Dr. Ingrid Sochting, promoted to Clinical Professor
Dr. Michael Wilkins-Ho, promoted to Clinical Professor
Dr. Faiza Jabbar, promoted to Clinical Associate Professor
Dr. Nickie Mathew, promoted to Clinical Associate Professor
Dr. Ashley Miller, promoted to Clinical Associate Professor
Dr. Joanne Sinai, promoted to Clinical Associate Professor
Dr. Andrew Kolchak, promoted to Clinical Associate Professor
Dr. Paul Blackburn, promoted to Clinical Assistant Professor
Dr. Shari Bozorg, promoted to Clinical Assistant Professor
Dr. Russet Killough, promoted to Clinical Assistant Professor
Dr. Verena Langheimer, promoted to Clinical Assistant Professor
Dr. Shilpa Shete, promoted to Clinical Assistant Professor

Each faculty member listed above has made unique and outstanding contributions to teaching, research, and administrative or service activities within the Department.

Please join me in warmly congratulating all our faculty for their well-deserved promotion!

Sincerely,

 

Dr. Lakshmi N. Yatham, MBBS, FRCPC, MRCPsych (UK), MBA (Exec)
Professor and Head, UBC Department of Psychiatry
Director, Institute of Mental Health, UBC
Regional Head and Program Medical Director, VCH/PHC
Editor in Chief, Canadian Journal of Psychiatry
President, World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry