Canada Diagnostic Centre is very pleased to announce that Dr. Audrey Spielmann is the new Medical Director for our clinic in Vancouver. We have been working with Dr. Spielmann for many years and look forward to having her take on the role of Medical Director.
Dr. Spielmann is a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of British Columbia Department of Radiology and practices radiology at both Vancouver General and UBC Hospitals.
She graduated from the University of British Columbia’s faculty of Medicine, where she also completed her radiology residency. She went on to complete further subspecialty training, an Abdominal Imaging fellowship, at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, NC, USA.
Dr. Spielmann has published on CT and MRI in the peer-reviewed literature with emphasis on liver, pelvic and musculoskeletal imaging and lectured nationally and internationally. She is also a reviewer for national and international scientific journals.
She has a special interest in MRI of the abdomen, pelvic, musculoskeletal system and sports medicine and is one of three radiologists at Canada Diagnostic Centres qualified to assess Breast MRI cases.
We are also very happy to announce that our former Medical Director, Dr. Bruce Forster has just been named Chairman of Radiology at UBC Hospital & School of Medicine as well as Chief of Radiology at both Vancouver General and UBC Hospitals.
Dr. Forster has been an invaluable contributor to Canada Diagnostic’s success by providing leadership, vision and a commitment to evidence-based medicine. Congratulations Dr. Forster!