CVBC Committees

The CVBC has several Committees, each made up of hardworking volunteer members who form an integral part of the operations of the College. If you are interested in being assigned to a CVBC Committee, please fill out this Committee Application Form and submit it, along with all requested supporting documents to the office.

Continuing Competence Committee

Role: To design, administer, and enforce the Continuing Competence Program and to develop and implement a process for assessing registrant competence.

Terms of Reference

Members: Dr. Sergije Prostran (Chair), Dr. Emma Turner, Dr. Lisa Yee, Dr. Nick Kleider, Mr. Christopher Finding (public member), Dr. Theresa Burns and Dr. Laura Omeljaniuk.

Investigation Committee

Role: To accept, investigate, and resolve or otherwise dispose of complaints.

Investigation Committee - Guiding Principles
Terms of Reference

: Dr. Cathy Wilkie (Chair), Dr. Avtar Ubi, Dr. Brendan Matthews, Dr. Clare TompkinsDr. Geoff Gaunt, Dr. Joan Stogryn (public member), Dr. Ruth Kennedy, Dr. Joanne Weetman and Mr. Gian Sihota (public member). 

Discipline Committee

Role: To consider citations authorized by the Investigation Committee.

Terms of Reference

Members: Dr. Al Runnells (Chair), Dr. Suann Hosie,  Dr. Alan Hoey, Dr. Carsten Bandt, Dr. Dalwinder Toor, Dr. Ian WelchDr. Parmjit Dhillon, Dr. Paul Kennedy, Ms. Maureen Baird, Q.C. (public member), Mr. Herman Van Ommen, Q.C. (public member) and Mr. Keith Bracken (public member).

Registration Committee

Role: To consider applications for registration referred by the Registrar and to oversee the Bylaw and Ethics Exam process.

Terms of Reference

Members: Dr. Carsten Bandt (Chair), Dr. Brendan Matthews, Dr. Christine Smetschka, Dr. Denise Phipps, Ms. Jean Whittow (public member), Dr. Ricardo Bonafine, Dr. Trevor Reeves and Dr. Doris Leung. 

Practice Facility Accreditation Committee

Role: To review Practice Facility Inspection Reports and authorize accreditation and re-accreditation of facilities as well as provide direction as to other matters that may come up related to the regulation of practice facilities.

Terms of Reference

Members: Dr. Trevor Reeves (Chair), Dr. Ian Welch, Ms. Kim Holbrow (public member), Dr. Kuldeip Sekhon, Dr. Parmjit Dhillon, Dr. Josh Waddington and Dr. Megan Broschak.

Additional Committee Information: 
Council Policies and Procedures: Committee Appointments 
Summary of Committee Time Commitments 
Expense Reimbursement Policy - Council and Committee Members
Honorarium Policy