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  • Dr. Laura Farrell

    Position
    Assistant Dean, MD Undergraduate Education, IMP
    Contact
    Office: MSB 104F

    Biography

    As Assistant Dean, MD Undergraduate Education, IMP, Dr. Farrell will provide specific operational leadership for MD undergraduate education in the IMP to ensure delivery of a high quality educational experience across all four years of the curriculum. She will work in collaboration with IMP course and clerkship directors, clinical and operational leaders and other faculty and curriculum leaders at all distributed sites to ensure efficient, integrated and sustainable delivery of the distributed undergraduate curriculum.

    Dr. Farrell completed her medical degree at UBC followed by a residency in Internal Medicine and a fellowship in General Internal Medicine at the University of Calgary, and a master’s degree in Education from the University of Dundee in Scotland.  She is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine. Since 2008, Dr. Farrell has been heavily involved in the IMP as a Site Education Leader, Ambulatory Site Leader and Master Teacher. In 2014, she was awarded a Clinical Faculty Award for Excellence in Community Practice Teaching from the UBC Faculty of Medicine.