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.

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

Members: Dr. Jane Pritchard (Chair), Dr. Emma Turner, Dr. Lisa Yee, Dr. Theresa Burns, Dr. Po-Yan Cheng and Dr. Rosamund Harrison (public member).

Meeting Dates: July 8, 2022, January 27, 2023, May 5, 2023, June 30, 2023, September 6, 2023

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

Members: Dr. John Bratty (Chair), Dr. Saman Moaveni, Dr. Parmjit Dhillon,  Dr. Terry Chatton, Dr. Janet Sunstrum, Ms. Alison Paine (public member), Dr. Shawn Llewellyn, Dr. Sarah Dyck, Dr. Peter Watson, Dr. Holly Tillotson and Ms. Dulce Cuenca (public member).

Meeting Dates: January 26, 2023, March 2, 2023, April 6, 2023, May 11, 2023, June 15, 2023, July 20, 2023, August 24, 2023, September 28, 2023, November 2, 2023, December 7, 2023

Role: To consider citations authorized by the Investigation Committee.


Dr. Ian Welch (Chair), Dr. Carsten Bandt, Mr. Herman Van Ommen, Q.C. (public member),  Mr. Keith Bracken (public member), Dr. Tatjana Mirkovic,  Dr. Teresa Cook, Mr. Brad Kielmann (public member), Dr. Allan Runnells, Dr. Rayna Gunvaldsen and Dr. Catharine Shankel.

Meeting Dates: As needed.

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

Members: Dr. Carsten Bandt (Chair), Dr. Trevor Reeves, Dr. Tejpaul Bhatia, Ms. Katherine Crosbie (public member), Dr. Simrat Kaur,  Dr. Margaret Henderson and Dr. Anil Sharma.

Meeting Dates: January 18, 2023, February 15, 2023, March 15, 2023, April 19, 2023, May 17, 2023, June 21, 2023, July 19, 2023, August 30, 2023, October 18, 2023, November 15, 2023, December 20, 2023

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.

Members: Ms. Kim Holbrow (public member) (Chair), Dr. Ian Welch, Dr. Josh Waddington, Dr. Gurmeet Bhullar, Dr. Dalwinder Toor, Dr. Anil Sharma, Dr. Renu Sood, Dr. Heather Neely and Ms. Christine Arnold (public member).

Meeting Dates:  January 18, 2023, March 1, 2023, April 12, 2023, May 24, 2023, July 5, 2023, August 16, 2023, September 27, 2023, November 8, 2023

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