Dr. Granger Avery is one of Canada’s most distinguished rural health advocates.
A past president of both the Canadian and BC medical associations, Dr. Granger is a clinical professor at the University of British Columbia, and serves as an associate director with the Rural Coordination Centre of BC. He resides in the small Vancouver Island community of Port McNeill.
In this wide-ranging conversation, Dr. Avery provides a brief overview of rural health care in BC, and discusses current initiatives.
Recorded by the BCRC’s Randy Morse at the BC Rural Health Partners’ Retreat, Vancouver, January 28 & 29, 2019.