Vascular Surgery


Division-Head : Dr. Jerry Chen
Senior Administrative Assistant : Ms. Julie Morey

Director of Postgraduate Education : Dr. Keith Baxter
Contact – Senior Administrative Assistant : Ms. Julie Morey

Director of Undergraduate Education : Dr. York Hsiang
Contact – Senior Administrative Assistant : Ms. Julie Morey

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The University Of British Columbia Division of Vascular Surgery is a clinical specialty within the UBC Department of Surgery. We are dedicated to excellence in education within the field of Vascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine. Our Vascular Faculty consists of nine members, providing service from two academic hospitals, Vancouver General and St. Paul’s.

Residency Training Program

UBC Vascular Surgery Division is a Royal College Approved five year residency program. Residents are matched to our Vascular service through CaRMS (Canadian Resident Matching Service).
The Division has research interests in etiology of atherosclerosis, photodynamic therapy, aneurysmal disease, cerebral vascular disease, clinical trials and non-invasive vascular diagnosis.
We welcome Postgraduate and Undergraduate trainees to experience excellence in education and exploration of Vascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine.

The UBC Division of Vascular Surgery periodically accepts a two year fellowship candidate. This Fellowship is fully accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and offers training leading to the Royal College Certificate of Special Competence in Vascular Surgery.

Deadlines for receipt of applications to Canadian Vascular Surgery Training Programs : for Year – 2015

  • 2014-August-12. Online request for registration opens
  • 2014-September-3. CaRMS Online applications opens
  • 2014-November-20. CaRMS Online applications closes
  • 2015-February-19. Applicant rank order list deadline

For more details visit R-1 Main Residency Match first iteration applicant timetable
or download document (5 pages)

To apply to the UBC Vascular Surgery Training program; please forward your application with a letter describing your goals and objectives, why you want to join our program, your curriculum vitae, a copy of your transcripts and three reference letters.

Your application should be mailed to:

Julie Morey, UBC Division of Vascular Surgery
Room 3100, 950 W. 10th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9

If there are any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me through Julie Morey at 604-875-4150 or

Fellowship Manual

 Printable version- Handbook for Fellows ( 41 pages )