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 S​​hore

The committee chair is Dr. Lance Patrick.

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

Richm​ond

The committee chair is Dr. Chris Huber

For assistance with committee-related issues, please contact: Veenita Charan

Vanco​uver

The committee chair is Dr. Nadia Zalunardo

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

Ru​​ral

The committee interim chair is Dr. Peter Edmunds​

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