Forefront Lecture

Forefront Lecture 

Preventing Overdose Deaths due to

Fentanyl in the Drug Supply

Lysyshyn-pic-webDr. Mark Lysyshyn

Medical Health Officer, Vancouver Coastal Health

Professor of Medicine, University of British Columbia

Where: Large Lecture Theatre, Providence Level 1, St. Paul’s Hospital

When: Wednesday February 17, 2016, 12:00 – 1:00PM

This talk is open to the public
The Forefront Lectures are accredited for 1.0 Mainpro-M1 credit (College of Family Physicians of Canada)

Dr. Mark Lysyshyn, works for Vancouver Coastal Health as the Medical Health Officer for the North Shore and the Medical Health Officer lead for Vancouver Coastal Health’s Harm Reduction program. Mark completed medical school at Queen’s University, a Masters of Public Health from the Harvard School of Public Health and residency programs in Internal Medicine and Public Health and Preventive Medicine at the University of British Columbia. He has previously worked at the Public Health Agency of Canada and at St. Paul’s Hospital in the Internal Medicine, HIV and Addictions programs.


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