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Dr. Yoon moved to British Columbia in 2012 from Nova Scotia where he was a Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at Dalhousie University and the District Chief / Department Head of Emergency Medicine.  Prior to his move to the Maritimes in 2009, he was an academic emergency physician based at the University of Alberta Hospital in Edmonton, Alberta for 13 years.  He also served as the Associate Medical Director of Special Operations for Edmonton EMS.  Phil also has extensive administrative experience in senior education and management portfolios.  Throughout his medical career, Dr. Yoon has remained involved in EMS and ED operations, education, and research.  He currently works as a staff emergency physician at the Royal Columbian and Eagle Ridge Hospitals and is a reservist Navy Medical Officer in the Canadian Forces.