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Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management
Faculty of Medicine
Reichwald Health Sciences Centre
1088 Discovery Avenue
Kelowna, BC, Canada
V1V 1V7
Tel 250 807 9187
Email: ccdpm.med@ubc.ca 

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Sarah Brears | Regional Associate Dean, Interior | Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management, Southern Medical Program | smp.rad@ubc.ca | RHS - 250.807.9455; CAC - 250.980.1337 | Clinical Academic Campus
Warren Brock | Communications Manager | Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management, Southern Medical Program | warren.brock@ubc.ca | 250.807.8601 | Reichwald Health Sciences Centre
Erin Erskine | Translational Integrative Physiology Lab Manager | Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management, Southern Medical Program | erin.erskine@ubc.ca | 250.807.8572 | Reichwald Health Sciences Centre
Kathleen Martin Ginis | Director | Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management, School of Health and Exercise Sciences, Southern Medical Program | kathleen_martin.ginis@ubc.ca | 250.807.9187 | Reichwald Health Sciences Centre
Research Interests: Dr. Martin Ginis focuses on understanding and changing physical activity behaviour. She has a particular interest in physical activity among people with spinal cord injury and other types of physical disabilities.
Courses & Teaching: HMKN 201 Exercise Psychology
Linda Misura | Administrative Assistant | Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management, Southern Medical Program | linda.misura@ubc.ca | 250.807.9187 | Reichwald Health Sciences Centre
Diane Oorebeek | Research, Lab and Facilities Manager | Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management, Southern Medical Program | diane.oorebeek@ubc.ca | 250.807.9827 | Reichwald Health Sciences Centre
Brodie Sakakibara | Investigator | Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management, Southern Medical Program | brodie.sakakibara@ubc.ca | 250.807.8505 | Reichwald Health Sciences Centre

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Christine Voss | Investigator | Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management, Southern Medical Program | christine.voss@ubc.ca | 250.807.8042 | Reichwald Health Sciences Centre
Research Interests: The overall goals of my research are to investigate how physical activity behaviours relate to current and long-term health outcomes in children in both clinical and community-based settings, and to identify strategies to improve physical activity participation in children. I collaborate with Interior Health on projects relating to pediatric diabetes and BC Children's Hospital Research Institute to address physical activity behaviours in children and youth with congenital heart disease.
Courses & Teaching: Site Director FLEX (MEDD 419, MEDD 429, MEDD 449), MD Undergraduate Program, Southern Medical Program, UBC R1 Research AHD Course, General Pediatrics Residency Program, Department of Pediatrics, BC Children’s Hospital, UBC MEDD 412 Case-Based Learning, MD Undergraduate Program, Southern Medical Program, UBC
Christopher West | Investigator | Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management, Southern Medical Program | west@icord.org | 250.807.8891 | Reichwald Health Sciences Centre
Daryl Wile | Investigator | Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management, Southern Medical Program | daryl.wile@ubc.ca

Dr. Jennifer Davis, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Management

Dr. Neil Eves, Associate Professor, Faculty of Health and Social Development, School of Health and Exercise Sciences

Dr. Daniel Fok, Clinical Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology

Dr. Ilona Hale, Clinical Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Family Practice

Dr. Devin Harris, Executive Medical Director for Quality and Patient Safety, Interior Health

Dr. Charlotte Jones, Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology

Dr. Mary Jung, Associate Professor, Faculty of Health and Social Development, School of Health and Exercise Sciences

Dr. Jonathan Little, Associate Professor, Faculty of Health and Social Development, School of Health and Exercise Sciences

Dr. Lesley Lutes, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences

Dr. Tricia Tang, Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology

Dr. Deanne Taylor, Director of Research, Interior Health

Dr. Paul van Donkelaar, Professor, School of Health and Exercise Sciences, Associate Vice-Principal, Research

Dr. Janet Evans, Clinical Instructor, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Family Practice

Dr. Gayle Klammer, Clinical Instructor, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Family Practice

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