Dr. Victor Gomel Professorship in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

The purpose of the endowment is to provide support for the Head of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology in the Faculty of Medicine. The professorship-holder will be responsible for creating the strategic direction of the department and ensuring the clinical education and research programs coordinate and collaborate to successfully achieve the department’s ongoing ambitious goals.

The objectives of the Professorship are:

  • To take an active leadership role locally, nationally and internationally in the study of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
  • To provide mentorship and training to University undergraduate, graduate and post graduate trainees in the area of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
  • To support and advance the goals of the UBC Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.