Dr. Bruce Hobson has been a family practitioner in Powell River, his home town, for 33 years. He has been married for 35 years and has three children and is a grandfather of one-year-old triplets. He is an avid cyclist and loves travel.
He has a passion for technology enhanced adult learning and education. He is actively involved with the Doctors of British Columbia Practice Support Program as a peer mentor and also working in integrating the PSP modules into electronic form and integrating the tools and resources into electronic medical records. He is also involved in co-developing a new model for physician practice support, including delivery of knowledge, embedding new knowledge into clinician workflow and sustaining practice change through supported clinical reflection and coaching.
He is the chair of the Division of Family Practice in Powell River. He also serves on the Doctors of BC Guidelines and Protocols Advisory Committee and the CME Nucleus committee. He is a UBC Department of Family Medicine Clinical Instructor and has been a second year Resident preceptor.