January 18, 2019

The GPSC welcomes Dr Tracy Monk and Dr Lee MacKay as the new Society of General Practitioners' appointed members, replacing Dr George Watson and Dr Joanne Young. The committee thanks Drs Watson and Young for their years of dedicated service.

Dr Monk has served as president of the Society of General Practitioners of BC from 2012 – 2013, chair of the Health Data Coalition Clinical Data Stewardship Committee from 2016 - 2018, and board member of the Fraser Northwest Division of Family Practice from 2011 – 2014. She currently serves as Physician Lead for the provincial Pathways initiative, and is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Family Practice Research Office at UBC. Read more about Dr Monk.

Dr MacKay has been active in physician leadership serving as vice chair, chair and physician lead for the Kootenay-Boundary Division of Family Practice and remains on the board today. He continues to represent the division on and served as co-chair of the KB Collaborative Services Committee from 2015 – 2018, was the GPSC Interior Health Division Representative from 2016 – 2017, served on the provincial GP for Me committee and was a GPSC Visioning member. Read more about Dr MacKay.