President's Blog

Upcoming Events

February 26, 2019
Vancouver, British Columbia
The Joint Collaborative Committee's (JCCs) pre-forum event – ‘The Power of Togetherness’, provides the opportunity to share and learn, with 40+...

About the Blog

During his presidency, Dr Eric Cadesky will be writing about his experiences and thoughts.

Find Your Match 2019 Vancouver
February 14, 2019

Like many successful Doctors of BC initiatives, Find Your Match (FYM) started from a place of need: medical students wanted more information before making the important decision of choosing a career. Based on this feedback, the FYM event was created to bring together medical students and doctors...

pharmacist talking on phone
February 4, 2019

“Um, hi. Is this the pharmacist I called earlier? It’s me, Dr. Cadesky. Listen, I’m really sorry that I yelled at you. I swear I’ve never done that before.”

“Yeah, we’ve been so busy as well, trying to balance booked appointments with emergencies and dealing with faxes and phone...

January 21, 2019

Yanking on the firm muscular tail, the first blind man yelled, “It’s a rope!” The second stretched his arms partly around one of the legs and shouted, “No, it’s a tree.” The one in front of the tusk recoiled in surprise, shaking his head that the others couldn’t recognize a spear. His friend...

January 2, 2019

With apologies to Joe from Molson…

Hey, I don't have a test for all the cancers or allergies...
I don't work at a hospital more dramatic than your average high school...
and I don't know Jimmy, Sally, or Suzy who got into medical school,
although I'm certain they're...

Dr Eric Cadesky and Family
December 18, 2018

Home may be a curious word to describe my practice, but after 13 years it feels right – it is a home. As doctors, the team members we work with in our office or hospital settings become our work families. There are days we spend more time caring for a sick child than we do seeing our own...