Liver Forum Organizing Committee

Alnoor Ramji MD, FRCP(C)

(Chairperson)

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Division of Gastroenterology

University Of British Columbia

Maria Ancheta-Schmit RN, BSN

Clinical Research Manager

GI Research Institute, Vancouver, BC

Hin Hin Ko MD, FRCPC 

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Division of Gastroenterology

University of British Columbia

Julia MacIsaac MD MPH FRCP(C) CISAM

Diplomate of the American Boards of Internal Medicine and Preventive Medicine in Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

University of British Columbia

Rohit Pai MD, FRCP(C)
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Pacific Digestive Health, Island Health, Victoria, BC
Clinical assistant professor, UBC

Ed Tam MD FRCP(C)

Hepatologist - Pacific Gastroenterology Associates

SPEAKERS

Sofia R. Bartlett BSc(Hons) PhD

Senior Scientist, STIBBI

Clinical Prevention Services

BC Centre for Disease Contro

 

Brian Conway MD, FRCPC

President & Medical Director

Vancouver Infectious Diseases Centre (VIDC)

 

Jeanette Feizi Farivar RN

Clinical Nurse
Hepatology Services

GI Research Institute, Vancouver, BC

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Lesley Gallagher RN

Hepatitis C Nurse Clinician
Vancouver Coastal Health
Pender Community Health Centre             

Raven Song Community Health Centre

 

Naveed Zafar Janjua, MBBS, MSc, DrPH

Interim Director, Public Health Analytics

Senior Scientist, Clinical Prevention Services

BC Centre for Disease Control

Clinical Associate Professor, School of Population and Public Health

University of British Columbia

 

Saumya Jayakumar MD FRCPC

Division of Gastroenterology, Vancouver General Hospital

 

Darryl Luster

Peer Programs Lead

BC Hepatitis Network

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Julia MacIsaac MD MPH FRCPC CISAM

Diplomate of the American Boards of Internal Medicine and Preventive Medicine in Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

University of British Columbia

Vladimir Marquez

M.D.C.M, M.Sc (Epidemiology), FRCPC

Clinical Assistant Professor

Division of Gastroenterology, Vancouver General Hospital

 

Anthony Martinez, MD, AAHIVS, FAASLD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Jacobs School of Medicine

University at Buffalo

Medical Director, Hepatology 

 

Robert Mitchell MD FRCPC

Hepatology, Surrey Memorial Hospital

 

Steven Pi MD FRCPC

Hepatology, Royal Columbian Hospital

 

Leo Yamamoto

Nurse, Vancouver ID Clinic

 

Eric M. Yoshida OBC, MD, MHSc, FRCP(C), FACP, FACG, FCAHS, FAASLD

Professor of Medicine
University of British Columbia & Division of Gastroenterology
Vancouver General Hospital​