Tamiz J. Kanji
Tamiz J. Kanji has extensive experience in community pharmacy, interdisciplinary clinical care, and academia. He is the Director of Continuing Pharmacy Professional Development (CPPD) and a Senior Instructor (with tenure) in the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences (FoPS) at the University of British Columbia (UBC). In this role, he develops, delivers, accredits, manages, and evaluates continuing professional development for pharmacy professionals and provides educational support to the Entry to Practice PharmD Program within the Faculty.
Tamiz completed the Community Pharmacy Residency Program at UBC. He also completed the UBC Certificate Program on Curriculum and Pedagogy in Higher Education. He currently serves as the Chair of the Multiple Mini Interviews (MMI) Question Development Committee used for the Faculty’s Admissions process. He developed and fostered the Standardized Patient Program and the use of Simulation Stethoscopes used for learning and assessment within the Faculty. He also trains and teaches in the Clinical Skills: Administration of Injections course at UBC. Tamiz has presented his educational research at regional, national, and international conferences.