Our Leadership

Our forward-looking leadership team is comprised of dedicated and experienced professionals. Working with department staff, trainees, and faculty members, our leadership team leverages their combined knowledge and experience to provide strategic direction for the Department of Emergency Medicine.


Roy Purssell

Professor & Co-Head (Interim), Department of Emergency Medicine


Jill McEwen

Clinical Professor & Director, Undergraduate Medical Education


Kevin Clark

Clinical Associate Professor & Director, RCPSC-EM Residency Program


Tina Yokota

Clinical Assistant Professor & Assistant Program Director, RCPSC-EM Residency Program, Vancouver Site


Helen Ross

Clinical Assistant Professor & Associate Program Director, RCPSC-EM Residency Program, Vancouver Island Site

John Tallon

Clinical Professor & Co-Head (Interim), Department of Emergency Medicine


Frank Scheuermeyer

Clinical Associate Professor & Director, Research


Brian Chung

Clinical Associate Professor & Associate Program Director, RCPSC-EM Residency Program, Vancouver Site


Tom Green

Clinical Assistant Professor & Associate Program Director, RCPSC-EM Residency Program, Fraser Site


Josh Williams

Clinical Associate Professor & Associate Program Director, RCPSC-EM Residency Program, Interior Site