Vancouver-Fraser Medical Program

Linlea-Armstrong-VFMPDr. Linlea Armstrong, Regional Faculty Development Director, Vancouver Fraser Medical Program. Linlea Armstrong is a Clinical Geneticist who dedicates part of her time to the MD Undergraduate Program. As a Clinical Geneticist, she sees patients for genetic concerns such as hereditary cancer, congenital malformations, and intellectual disability at BC Women’s and Children’s Hospitals. Within the MDUP, she is involved in teaching the genetics content in the MDUP, directing the fourth year Preparation for Medical Practice course, and faculty development. Linlea’s current role in faculty development is as Faculty Development Director, Vancouver-Fraser Medical Program.

Contact: jennifer.mckay@ubc.ca (Administrative Assistant) or visit their website: VFMP Faculty Development 

Dr. Heather Buckley, Regional Faculty Development Coordinator, Vancouver Fraser Medical Program. Dr. Heather Buckley graduated with her medical degree from the University of British Columbia (UBC) and completed her residency in Family Medicine at the University of Western Ontario. Dr. Buckley has practiced family medicine in both Ontario and British Columbia. She has tutored in the UBC Vancouver Fraser Medical Program for the past 10 years, and is excited to be starting her Master of Health Professions Education at Maastricht University and the Clinical Educator Fellowship Program at CHES.

Outside of medicine, Dr. Buckley enjoys drinking coffee at all hours of the day, spending time with her husband and three children, and watching them chase after their St. Bernard.

Contact: jennifer.mckay@ubc.ca (Administrative Assistant) or visit their website: VFMP Faculty Development