Dr. David V. Kason

Director
 

CURRICULUM VITAE – January 2014

DAVID V. KASON, BSc (Hon) MD CCFP FCFP

204-4515 Harvest Drive
Delta, BC V4K 4L1
Office: (604) 946-0665
Fax: (604) 946-0494
Cell: (604) 312-2772
dkason@telus.net

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS
College of Family Physicians of Canada, Fellowship in Family Medicine (FCFP), 1984
College of Family Physicians of Canada, Certification in Family Medicine (CCFP), 1977
Internship, St. Paul’s Hospital, Vancouver BC, 1972
University of British Columbia, Vancouver BC, MD 1971
University of British Columbia, Post Graduate Research Fellowship, 1966-1967
University of British Columbia, BSc (First Class Honours) in Microbiology, 1966

Licentiate of the Medical Council of Canada, No. 32957
BC College of Physicians and Surgeons, Registration No. 04428
Medical Services Commission of BC, Registration No. 03663
Nunavut Medical Service, Registration No. MAP-395

Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Advanced Trauma Life Support
Paediatric Acute Life Support
Advanced Paediatric Life Support
Neonatal Resuscitation Program
ALARM Course of the Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology of Canada
Methadone Prescribing Certification for Addiction and Analgesia
Advanced Palliative Care Training

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

Clinical Professor, Department of Family Practice, UBC – 2007 – present
Member, Admissions Policy Committee, Faculty of Medicine, UBC – 1997-2003
Member, Admissions Selection Committee, Faculty of Medicine, UBC – 1992-1997
Member, Medicine Test Committee, Medical Council of Canada
Member, OB/GYN Test Committee, Medical Council of Canada
Member, Community Health Test Committee, Medical Council of Canada

HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS

Richmond Hospital, Richmond BC, Active Staff
Delta Hospital, Delta BC, Active Staff
BCWCH, Vancouver BC, Associate Staff
Irene Thomas Hospice, Delta BC, Active Staff
Numerous Hospital Committee and Chair Positions over 40 years

PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYMENT (Current)

Current
Family Physician in Private Practice -1972-present
Site Faculty, Faculty Development, Greater Vancouver Residency Program
Preceptor for Undergraduate Programs, Department of Family Practice, UBC
Preceptor, Greater Vancouver Site, Department of Family Practice, UBC
Locum Physician for Remote and Northern Communities
Medical consultant to Canadian Medical Protective Association
Medical Consultant to Viewpoint Medical Assessments Inc.
Marine Medial Examiner for Transport Canada
Canadian Civil Aviation Medical Examiner for Health Canada
Independent Medical Examiner

Past
Ships Physician Holland American Cruise lines
Senior Medical Advisor, YVR Medical centre
Board Member, Quadra Logic Technologies
Board Member, Mayen Minerals Ltd

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION AND APPOINTMENTS

Current
Member, Director, Medical Legal Society of B.C.
Member, BC Guidelines and Protocol working committee.
Member, Canadian and B.C. Medical Associations
Member, B.C. College of Physicians and Surgeons
Member, Canadian Medical Protective Association, No. 306673
Member, Colleges of Family Physicians of B.C and of Canada
Member, Society of Obstetrics and Gynaecology of Canada

Past
President, College of Family Physicians of BC. 1983-1985
Member , Board of Directors, College of Family Physicians of Canada, 1983-1986
Co-Developer, Self Evaluation Program, College of Family Physicians of Canada
President, UBC Medical Alumni Association
Examiner, College of Family Physicians of Canada
Member, Provincial Advisory Committee on Internship and Residency
Member, BC Provincial Task Force on Physician Supply, 1984
Member, BC Provincial Advisory Committee on Physician Manpower
Member, Board of the Screening Mammography Program of the BCCA
Member, Committee on Allocation and Distribution of Perinatal Services in the GVRHD
Examiner, Medical council of Canada

PUBLICATIONS

GERWING, J., C. E. DOLMAN, D. V. KASON, AND J. H. TREMAINE.1966.
Purification and Characterization of Clostridium Botulinum Type B Toxin.
J. Bacteriology. 91:484-487.

KASON, D.V. AND J. C. GLASSFORD. 1991. Dog Bite-induced Septicaemia
In a Splenectomized Patient. BCMJ 33:28-30.