2017-11-07 
 
Registrant: Dr. Jasdeep Grewal

Complaint File Number:17-009/17-034

Decision:The IC accepted the Consent Agreement executed on 10 August 2017.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Grewal agreed to (1) utilize electronic record keeping software, complete CVBC approved training to improve his record-keeping practice, and submit to a records review, (2) complete CVBC approved training addressing best anesthetic practices before resuming procedures requiring anesthesia and sedation, and to follow accepted protocols, and (3) strongly recommend to clients that necropsies be performed in certain circumstances.



 2017-09-25 
 
Registrant: Dr. Ruth Sims

Complaint File Number: 16-012

Description & Reasons: Dr. Sims agreed to (1) use a standard equine pre-purchase examination form and complete that form accurately, (2) advise all purchasers and document that an adequate equine oral examination cannot be undertaken without sedation, (3) complete continuing education in equine dentistry, and (4) pay the CVBC a portion of the costs of the investigation. 



 2017-08-21 
 
Registrant: Dr. Gurpreet Bath

Complaint File Number: 15-017

Decision: The IC accepted the executed Consent Agreement on January 11, 2017.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Bath agreed to (1) review the product monograph for Metacam, along with currently accepted North American guidelines, and abide by the manufacturer’s dosing recommendations in the future, (2) read the American Association of Feline Practitioners position statement on the use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory in cats, (3) write accurate medical records, and (4) pay the CVBC one half of the costs of the investigation.



 2017-08-21 
 
Registrant: Dr. Rameez Sharma

Complaint File Number: 15-006(c)

Decision: The IC accepted the executed Consent Agreement on June 19, 2017.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Sharma agreed to (1) complete CVBC approved training in feline internal medicine, to specifically address the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes mellitus, (2) improve the quality of his medical record keeping, and (3) pay the CVBC a portion of the costs of the investigation.



 2017-08-21 
 
Registrant: Dr. Rehanni Khaseipoul

Complaint File Number: 14-074

Decision: The IC accepted the executed Consent Agreement on October 27, 2016.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Khaseipoul agreed to (1) complete CVBC approved training to improve her record-keeping practice, (2) complete CVBC approved training addressing zoonotic and reportable diseases, (3) avoid issuing immunization certificates following treatment with nosodes, (4) accept a reprimand, and (5) pay the CVBC a portion of the costs of the investigation.



 2017-08-21 
 
Registrant: Dr. Vishesh Jalan

Complaint File Number: 15-095

Decision: The IC accepted the executed Consent Agreement on May 5, 2017.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Jalan agreed to (1) complete CVBC approved hematology training with a focus on education that addresses the interpretation of laboratory results with a view to arriving at appropriate diagnoses and treatment options, (2) either complete CVBC approved anesthesia training or have a board certified anesthesiologist attend the practice to review anesthetic drug protocols, monitor anesthesia and handle anesthetic complications, and (3) pay the CVBC one half of the costs of the investigation.



 2017-08-21 
 
Registrant: Dr. Douglas Ebbott

Complaint File Number: 15-064

Decision: The IC accepted the executed Consent Agreement on June 19, 2017.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Ebbott agreed to (1) complete CVBC approved training in small animal internal medicine related to renal disease and interpretation of laboratory results, (2) complete CVBC approved training to improve his record-keeping practice, and (3) submit to a review of medical records selected at random by a CVBC inspector, and (3) pay the CVBC one half of the costs of the investigation.



 2017-08-05 
 

Name of Registrant: Dr. Mohammad (Reza) Rashidinia

File Number: 13-055

Decision: On February 6, 2015 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Rashidinia undertook to take specified continuing education, pay a fine and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of sections 12, 14, 20, 31 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.    



 2017-08-05 
 
Name of Registrant: Dr. Jameson Pollock
File Number: 10-042a
Decision: On November 29, 2012 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.
Description & Reasons: Dr. Jameson Pollock undertook to complete specified CE, pay a fine and pay 50% costs of the investigation for breaching section 81 of the CVBC (BCVMA) Bylaws-Appendix A – BCVMA Code of Ethics.  
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed. 


 2017-08-05 
 

Name of Registrant: Dr. Arminder Brar 

File Number: 14-018 and 14-045

Decision: On June 25, 2015 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Brar undertook to take specified continuing education, obtain proper informed consent, and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31, 38 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 



 2017-05-08 
 
Registrant: Dr. Nurez Kassam

Complaint File Number: 14-070

Decision: The IC approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent (RAC) on September 3, 2015

Description & Reasons: Dr. Kassam undertook to complete specified CE and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of sections 31 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.



 2017-05-08 
 

Name of Registrant: Dr. Virender Ahlawat

File Number: 13-077a

Decision: On February 5, 2015 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Ahlawat undertook to take specified continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of section 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.   



 2015-06-25 
 
Name of Registrant: Withheld
File Number: Withheld
Decision: On June 25, 2015 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent. 
Description & Reasons: Information from this publication has been withheld under authority of Sections 68(3) and (4) of the Veterinarians Act




 2015-06-25 
 
Name of Registrant: Dr. Avtar Brar 
File Number: 14-049
Decision: On June 25, 2015 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent. 
Description & Reasons: Dr. Brar undertook to complete specified continuing education, obtain proper informed consent in the future, and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 38 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 




 2015-06-25 
 
Name of Registrant: Dr. Parminder Mangat 
File Number: 14-073b
Decision: On June 25, 2015 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent. 
Description & Reasons: Dr. Mangat undertook to complete specified continuing education, refrain from administering ampicillin and similar antibiotics to lagomorphs; refrain from treating rabbits until the continuing education is completed, and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 31 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.  




 2015-06-25 
 
Name of Registrant: Dr. Raju Vasudevan
File Number: 13-085a
Decision: On June 25, 2015 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent. 
Description & Reasons: Dr. Vasudevan undertook to attend specified continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.    



 2015-05-14 
 

Name of Registrant: Dr. Michael Orser

File Number: 13-007

Decision: On May 14, 2015 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Orser undertook to take prescribed continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.   



 2015-03-26 
 

Registrant: Dr. David Francis

Complaint File Number: 13-040

Decision: On March 26, 2015 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Francis undertook to improve the timeliness and accuracy of his medical records review prior records whenever possible and pay 50% costs of the investigation for breach of Section 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 

The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2014-10-30 
 

Name of Registrant: Dr. Amandeep Kular
File Number: 13-033b

Decision: On October 30, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.  
Description & Reasons: Dr. Kular undertook to attend specified continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.    

Posted December 12, 2014 / reposted February 26, 2015



 2014-10-30 
 

Name of Registrant: Dr. Rajwinder Singh

File Number: 13-075
Decision: On October 30, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Singh undertook to complete specified continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach if sections 31, 36 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.  

Posted December 12, 2014 / reposted February 27,2015.


 2014-10-30 
 

Name of Registrant: Dr. Loridawn Gordon
File number: 12-080-A

Decision: On October 30, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Gordon undertook to abide by the Guidelines – CVBC (BCVMA) Marketing Rules and pay 50% costs of the investigation for beach of Sections 103 and 104 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.   

Posted December 12, 2014 / Reposted February 26, 2015. 
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2014-10-14 
 
Registrant: Dr. Varinder Dabri 

Complaint File Number: 13-078

Decision: On October 14, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Dabri undertook to complete prescribed continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 



 2014-10-14 
 

Registrant: Dr. Christiane Armstrong

Complaint File Number: 13-008

Decision: On September 4, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Armstrong undertook to accept a reprimand, pay a fine, and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 12 and 20 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed. 




 2014-10-14 
 

Registrant: Dr. Gurpreet Bath

Complaint File Number: 13-038a

Decision: On September 4, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. bath undertook to attend prescribed continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.



 2014-09-04 
 
Registrant: Dr. Varinder Dabri

Complaint File Number: 13-022

Decision: On September 4, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Dabri undertook to refer non-elective abdominal surgery until remedial continuing education is complete, refer appropriate cases to a 24 hour facility for monitoring, particularly when requested by the owner, attend prescribed continuing education, pay a fine and pay 50% costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31, 41, 43 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.



 2014-09-04 
 

Registrant: Dr. Katherine Surguine 

Complaint File Number: 13-035a

Decision: On September 4, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Surguine undertook to attend prescribed continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 31 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 



 2014-09-04 
 

Registrant: Dr. Varinder Dabri 

Complaint File Number: 13-083

Decision: On September 4, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Dabri undertook to obtain proper informed consent before vaccinating ferrets, attend prescribed continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 36 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 



 2014-09-04 
 

Registrant: Dr. Mohan Matharoo

Complaint File Number: 12-020c

Decision: On September 4, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Matharoo undertook to complete prescribed continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 



 2014-09-04 
 

Registrant: Dr. Jatinder Pal Singh Mundi 

Complaint File Number: 12-020b

Decision: On September 4, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Mundi undertook to complete prescribed continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 



 2014-09-04 
 

Registrant: Dr. Kuldeep Chahal

Complaint File Number: 12-020a

Decision: On September 4, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Chahal undertook to attend prescribed continuing education, provide the Investigation Committee with written protocols regarding transfer of cases between veterinarians at the facility, and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.



 2014-09-04 
 

Registrant: Dr. Jaswinder Dhot 

Complaint File Number: 13-047

Decision: On September 4, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Dhot undertook to attend prescribed continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 



 2014-09-04 
 

Registrant: Dr. Amandeep Kular 

Complaint File Number: 13-070

Decision: On September 4, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Kular undertook to refrain from performing surgery on lagomorphs and rodents until competence is demonstrated by a means acceptable to the Investigation Committee, attend prescribed continuing education, and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.



 2014-08-27 
 
Registrant: Dr. Martin Rebele 
Complaint File Number: 11-059-A
Decision: On June 26, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.
Description & Reasons: Dr. Rebele undertook to attend specified continuing education, refrain from breaching the Guidelines-CVBC (BCVMA) - Marketing Rules in the future and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 102 and 103 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed. 


 2014-06-26 
 

Registrant: Dr. Vivien Leung 

Complaint File Number: 12-031b

Decision: On June 26, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Leung undertook to attend specified continuing education, obtain proper informed consent when prescribing NSAIDs to cats in the future, and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 36 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 



 2014-06-26 
 
Registrant: Dr. Michael Charach 

Complaint File Number: 12-074

Decision: On June 26, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent. 

Description & Reasons: Dr. Charach undertook to attend specified continuing education, pay a fine, and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics and breach of a previously signed Consent resolution regarding the same section. 


 2014-06-26 
 
Registrant: Dr. Narinder Dhanjal
Complaint File Number: 11-058c
Decision: On June 26, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.
Description & Reasons: Dr. Dhanjal undertook to attend specified continuing education and pay 50% costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2014-05-15 
 

Registrant: Dr. Sheila Finch

Complaint File Number: 13-035b

Decision: On May 15, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Finch undertook to attend specified continuing education  and pay 50% costs of the investigation for breach of Section 31 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
 The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2014-05-15 
 

Registrant: Dr. Parminder Mangat

Complaint File Number: 12-031a

Decision: On May 15, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Mangat undertook to attend complete continuing and pay 50% costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31, 36 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 



 2014-04-03 
 

Registrant: Dr. Upender Tomar

Complaint File Number: 13-021

Decision: On April 3, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Tomar undertook to complete prescribed continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 36 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2014-04-03 
 
Registrant: Dr. Surjit Jogar

Complaint File Number: 11-042a

Decision: On April 3, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: At the time of the execution of the Remedial Actin by Consent Dr. Jogar was not a Registrant with the CVBC. Before Dr. Jogar can be reinstated to active practice he undertakes to attend prescribed continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.  



 2014-02-06 
 

Registrant: Dr. Ben Greenberg

Complaint File Number: 09-113

Decision: On February 6, 2014 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Greenberg undertook to attend specified continuing education, cease dispensing homeopathic remedies to humans, pay a fine, and pay 50%  costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 12, 35 and 38 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2013-10-17 
 
Registrant: Dr. Jasdeep Grewal

Complaint File Number: 12-046

Decision: On October 17, 2013 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Grewal undertook to attend specified continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed. 




 2013-10-17 
 

Registrant: Dr. Leah Montgomery

Complaint File Number: 12-086a

Decision: On October 17, 2013 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Montgomery undertook to attend specified continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 31 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2013-10-17 
 
Registrant: Dr. Balraj Judge

Complaint File Number: 10-069a

Decision: On October 17, 2013 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Judge undertook to attend specified continuing education, ensure that he obtain adequate informed consent in the future, and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31, 36 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed. 



 2013-09-05 
 

Registrant: Dr. Keith Lilley 

Complaint File Number: 10-043b

Decision: On September 5, 2013 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Lilley undertook to attend specified continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2013-08-19 
 
Registrant: Dr. Kuldeip Sekhon

Complaint File Number: 11-067

Decision: On June 27, 2013 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Sekhon undertook to attend specified continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 31 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2013-06-27 
 

Registrant: Dr. Patricia Briggs

Complaint File Number: 10-060b

Decision: On June 27, 2013 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Briggs undertook to attend specified continuing education, and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 31 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2013-06-27 
 
Registrant: Dr. Megan Jones

Complaint File Number: 11-084

Decision: On June 27, 2013 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Jones undertook to ensure appropriate hospital protocols are in place, and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 31 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2013-06-27 
 

Registrant: Veterinarian "B"

Complaint File Number: Withheld

Decision: On June 27, 2013 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: The Investigation Committee directed the Registrar to withhold all information from publication with respect to this file under the authority of section 68.3(b) and 68.4 of the Veterinarians Act.



 2013-05-23 
 
Registrant: Dr. Bharpur Singh

Complaint File Number: 09-105 

Decision: On May 23, 2013 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Singh undertook to attend specified continuing education and to pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 31 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 



 2013-04-11 
 
Registrant: Dr. Rajwinder Singh

Complaint File Number: 10-049

Decision: On April 11, 2013 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Singh undertook to attend specific continuing education, pay a fine and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of s. 31 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 



 2013-04-11 
 
Registrant: Dr. Kevin Shura

Complaint File Number: 11-083b

Decision: On April 11, 2013 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Shura undertook to abide by the CVBC Code of Ethics in the future and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of s. 57, 59, 60 and 61 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2013-02-07 
 

Registrant: Dr. Nick Shaw

Complaint File Number: 09-125

Decision: On February 7, 2013 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Shaw undertook to attend specified continuing education, pay a fine and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed. 



 2013-02-07 
 
Registrant: Dr. Roy Gutteridge

Complaint File Number: 10-060a

Decision: On February 7, 2013 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Gutteridge undertook to abide by specific conditions in the event that he returns to active practice and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 31 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2013-02-07 
 
Registrant: Dr. Theresa Hart

Complaint File Number: 10-072

Decision: On February 7, 2013 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Hart undertook to take specified continuing education, pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breaching section 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed. 



 2012-08-16 
 

Name of Registrant: Dr. M. Shuaib Zaffer
File Number: 07-068 & 09-079b

Decision: On August 16, 2012 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. M. Shuaib Zaffer undertook to complete specified continuing education, pay a fine, and pay 50% costs of the investigation for breaching Section 31 of the CVBC (BCVMA) Bylaws-Appendix A-BCVMA Code of Ethics.

Posted March 12, 2013 / reposted February 27, 2015 
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed. 


 2012-08-16 
 
Registrant: Dr. Randeep Malhotra

Complaint File Number: 09-079a

Decision: On August 16, 2012 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Malhotra undertook to complete specified continuing education, pay a fine and pay 50% costs of the investigation for breaching Section 31 of the CVBC (BCVMA) Bylaws-Appendix A - BCVMA Code of Ethics. 
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed. 



 2012-08-16 
 
Registrant: Dr. Jamie Lawson

Complaint File Number: 10-029a

Decision: On August 16, 2012 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Lawson undertook to pay 50% costs of the investigation for breaching Section 81 of the CVBC (BCVMA) Bylaws-Appendix A-BCVMA Code of Ethics. 
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed. 



 2012-08-06 
 
Registrant: Dr. Elmer Phillipson

Complaint File Number: 10-019

Decision: On August 16, 2012 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Phillipson undertook to complete specified continuing education, pay a fine, and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breaching Sections 31 & 36 of the CVBC (BCVMA) Bylaws-Appendix A-BCVMA Code of Ethics. 
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2012-06-27 
 
Registrant: Dr. David Marlow

Complaint File Number: 11-056

Decision: On June 7, 2012 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Marlow undertook to attend specified continuing education and to pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of section 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2012-04-19 
 
Registrant: Dr. Gerry Out

Complaint File Number: 09-091

Decision: On April 19, 2012 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Out agreed to attend specified continuing education, pay a fine, and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2012-04-19 
 

Registrant: Veterinarian "A"

Complaint File Number: Withheld

Decision: On April 19, 2012 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Veterinarian "A" underwent treatment for drug abuse. Veterinarian "A" undertook to comply with a five year Relapse Prevention Agreement with a medical addiction specialist and agreed to restrictions on access to controlled medications. Information has been withheld from this notification.



 2012-03-08 
 
Registrant: Dr. Christine Forbes

Complaint File Number: 10-030

Decision: On March 8, 2012 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Forbes undertook to attend specified continuing education, accept a reprimand, pay a fine, and pay 50% costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31, 43, 46 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2012-03-08 
 

Registrant: Dr. Patricia Briggs

Complaint File Number: 08-078

Decision: On March 8, 2012 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Briggs undertook to attend specified continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 31 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2012-02-12 
 
Registrant: Dr. Bharpur Singh

Complaint File Number: 09-109

Decision: On February 2, 2012 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent. 

Description & Reasons: Dr. Singh undertook to attend specified continuing education and to pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 31 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2012-02-02 
 
Registrant: Dr. Angela Damant

Complaint File Number: 09-081

Decision: On February 2, 2012 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Damant undertook to attend specified continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 31 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2012-02-02 
 

Registrant: Dr. Jeanette Wood

Complaint File Number: 09-064

Decision: On February 2, 2012 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Wood undertook to attend specified continuing education, to pay a fine, and to pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 31 of the CVBC Code of Ethics. 
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2012-02-02 
 

Registrant: Dr. Cathy Lynn McDougall

Complaint File Number: 08-103

Decision: On February 2, 2012 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. McDougall undertook to attend specified continuing education, pay a fine, and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 31 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed. 



 2012-02-02 
 

Registrant: Dr. Erik Wirtanen

Complaint File Number: 09-085

Decision: On February 2, 2012 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Wirtanen undertook to obtain informed consent in the future and to pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 36 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2012-02-02 
 

Registrant: Dr. Sharmila Makhan

Complaint File Number: 09-078

Decision: On February 2, 2012 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Makhan undertook to make all reasonable efforts to obtain informed consent in the future and to pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Section 36 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.



 2011-10-27 
 
Registrant: Dr. Wayne Etherington

Complaint File Number: 08-080

Decision: On October 27, 2011 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Etherington undertook to take specified continuing education and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 81 of the CVBC Code of Ethics



 2011-10-01 
 

Registrant: Dr. Stein Hoff

Complaint File Number: 09-067

Decision: On December 1, 2011 the Investigation Committee approved the executed Remedial Action by Consent.

Description & Reasons: Dr. Hoff undertook to objectively assess his surgical skills and refer as required, attend specified continuing education, and pay 50% of the costs of the investigation for breach of Sections 31 and 42 of the CVBC Code of Ethics.
The requirements of this Remedial Action by Consent have been met and the matter has been closed.