Dozenten des Kurses Analgesics (VU - Neurology / Pharmacology)
Brian Warriner, MD
Dr. Brian Warriner has been an active clinician and teacher in the UBC Faculty of Medicine and has published in the anesthesia and medical literature. He received his MD from UBC and – in 2009 – the Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Society Clinical Practitioner Award. Additionally, he was the Head of the UBC Department of Anesthesia from January 2002 until 2005 and the merged Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, UBC Faculty of Medicine.
He has traveled to Uganda in the last 5 years, volunteering and helping in the operating room at Mulago Hospital and with the medical teaching at Makerere University. Currently he operates as a health system accreditor/surveyor for Accreditation Canada.
Dr. Warriner’s research has been focused on the use of blood substitutes in surgical patients, the value of pre-operative beta blockers, the reversal of muscle relaxants and the prevention of post-operative nausea and vomiting.
Pravin Shukle, MD
Dr. Shukle is a board certified specialist in internal medicine. He runs one of the largest specialty
practices in Ontario, Canada. His area of interest is the stroke and heart attack reduction in high risk
He owns and runs a full functioning cardiac and diabetes suite that includes diagnostics, diet
counseling, exercise counseling, and lifestyle support for patients with diabetes, cardiovascular
disease, and arrhythmia. He is one of Canada’s most popular speakers. He performs over 150 special
lectures across the nation each year with various audiences ranging from the general public, to
nurses, to physicians, to medical specialists. His lectures are engaging, funny, and informative. In
2016, Dr. Shukle will be conducting a TED talk on using DNA as a memory storage medium.