Area Medical Advisory Committees

The Area Medical Advisory Committee (AMAC) is the senior medical administrative body for all medical staff in the community of care. Each AMAC reports to our Board of Directors.

Some of the AMAC areas of responsibility and duties include:

  • Physician workforce development
  • Relationship to Health Authority Medical Advisory Committee 
  • Medical administration
  • Clinical privileges
  • Quality of care
  • Medical staff resource planning
  • Professional and ethical conduct
  • Continuing medical education

The following AMACs are in place across our region:

North Shore

The committee chair is Dr. Lance Patrick.

For assistance with committee-related issues, please contact: Jana Jordan

Richmond

The committee chair is Dr. Chris Huber

For assistance with committee-related issues, please contact: Cathrina Taffinder

Vancouver

The committee chair is Dr. Nadia Zalunardo

For assistance with committee-related issues, please contact: Jennifer Laxamana

Rural

The committee chair is Dr. Bruce Robinson.

For assistance with committee-related issues, please contact: Jana Jordan