Education News


New Fellow in Endometriosis, Pelvic Pain and Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
July 30, 2018We would like to introduce Dr Caroline Lee as the new fellow in Endo, CPP and ALS. Caroline completed medical school at the University of Alberta and residency in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of Saskatchewan. Read More >


Welcome Eda Karacabeyli, MFM Fellow
July 26, 2018We are excited to announce the addition of Dr. Eda Karacabeyli to the Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellowship. Dr. Karacabeyli recently completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynaecology with UBC. She also attended medical school and completed a Master’s in Health Administration at UBC. Welcome, Dr. Karacabeyli! Read More >


Dr Kristy Cho – GREI Fellow for 2019 – 2021
July 10, 2018On behalf of Dr. Sonya Kashyap, REI Program Director, we are pleased to announce Dr. Kristy Cho as UBC’s match for the 2019 – 2021 GREI Fellowship. Dr. Cho completed medical school and residency in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of British Columbia. We believe she will make an excellent addition to the REI […] Read More >


2018 Friedman Scholar: Lindsay Richter
July 5, 2018Congratulations to Lindsay Richter, one of nine recipients for 2018’s Friedman Award for Scholars in Health. Lindsay is a student in the Master of Science program in Reproductive and Developmental Sciences, working with research supervisors Dr. Sarka Lisonkova and Dr. Joseph Ting. Lindsay’s research uses a large national database and epidemiological methods to examine recent […] Read More >


Welcome Michelle Chan, Family Planning Trainee
July 4, 2018We are excited to announce the addition of Dr. Michelle Chan to the Advanced Training Program in Family Planning. Dr. Chan completed medical school at the University of Calgary, and a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Alberta. She will be joining our current senior trainee, Brigid Dineley. Welcome, Dr. Chan! Read More >


Welcome New PGY 1’s to UBC Obstetrics & Gynaecology Residency Program 2018
April 10, 2018On behalf of Dr. Jagdeep Ubhi, Residency Program Director, I am pleased to announce the new PGY 1 residents in the UBC Obstetrics & Gynaecology residency program for the 2018/19 academic year. Thank you to everyone who participated in the CaRMS interview process.  This fantastic match would not have been possible without your help. Please […] Read More >


Conclusions from Journal Club
April 9, 2018Definition and management of first trimester miscarriage and retained products of conception (RPOC) I. DEFINITION OF MISCARRIAGE The definition has evolved and today we are more conservative in an effort to avoid terminating viable pregnancies. Conclusive non-viable intrauterine clinical pregnancy Diagnosis criteria via transvaginal ultrasound: 1. Mean gestational sac (MSD) >25 mm with no fetal […] Read More >