Location: Vancouver, BC.
Dr. Lauren Kan is a Family Practice resident at the University of British Columbia. She has been an active member of the UBC Branch of FMWC throughout medical school, including serving as Second Year Representative in 2016-17, Co-President in 2017-18 and Event Coordinator in 2018-19. This year, she is very excited to become more involved with the national organization by serving as one of the National Resident Representatives. Lauren is dedicated to bringing awareness to important women’s health issues, particularly in the setting of primary care, and is excited to use the FMWC platform to educate her community. She also has a particular interest in promoting mentorship between female medical students and physicians. Lauren is very excited for the opportunity to bring more of a voice to the west coast branches of the FMWC!