NEW IMRP ASSOCIATE PROGRAM DIRECTOR, PLC – DR. EDWIN CHENG

Dr. Edwin ChengThe Department of Medicine and the IMRP are pleased to announce that Dr. Edwin J. Cheng has taken on the role of Associate Program Director for the IMRP at Peter Lougheed Centre as of August 1, 2022. In this new role, Dr. Cheng will provide site-specific leadership to the IMRP at the PLC as well as leadership regarding supervision, support and mentorship of residents within the entire IMRP who are experiencing academic difficulty.

Dr. Cheng is a Clinical Lecturer in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and the Department of Medicine. Dr. Cheng has a special interest and advanced training in medical education and is the recipient of dozens of teaching awards. He is also currently a Master Teacher and Course Chair at the Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary. Currently, Edwin considers himself the world’s preeminent photographer of his favourite subject, his ebullient daughter, Charlotte. Please join us in welcoming Dr. Edwin J. Cheng into this new leadership role.