Congratulations to Dr. Olivia Anglin, R2 Resident Award Winner

Dr. Olivia Anglin is currently an R2 Resident at UBC Family Medicine Victoria Site and is described by her nominators as having “love and commitment to community-based family medicine.” Dr. Anglin exemplifies the values of compassionate care, community advocacy, and unwavering commitment to her patients and “stands out as one of the most well-respected residents.”

Born, raised, and educated in Victoria, BC, Dr. Anglin’s journey into medicine began with an undergraduate degree in Anthropology at the University of Victoria, followed by her medical training at the Island Medical Program. It was during this time that she discovered her passion for family medicine—a field she describes as diverse, challenging, and “a natural fit.”

Dr. Anglin’s impact extends far beyond her clinical duties, as evidenced by the heartfelt nominations from her colleagues and mentors, with one noting that “from the moment she started at our clinic in 2022, Dr. Anglin has been an integral member of our multidisciplinary team.” With another expressing that “from her first days working with me, I knew she was special.”

Dr. Anglin’s commitment to patient care is evident in her willingness to follow patients longitudinally, understanding the profound importance of the doctor-patient relationship in family medicine. “We have patients who will specifically request to book back when she is in clinic” says her nominator, “as they feel cared for by her warm and empathic nature.”

“I would be pleased to have one of my family members be under her care in the future.”

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