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2021 Conference Presentation

Dr. James McCormack is a professor at the University of British Columbia Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences. He has won teaching awards at the provincial, national and international level.
James joins us to offer a provocative and often hilarious take on the myths and truths of the science of nutrition.

Dr. McCormack has presented over 400 seminars on drug therapy over the last 25 years, focusing on shared-informed decision-making using evidence based information and rational therapeutic principles. In addition, he has published over 100 articles, mainly in the area of rational drug therapy, and served as an editor for two internationally recognized textbooks on rational drug therapy. He is also the co-host of a very popular weekly podcast called the Best Science (BS) Medicine podcast, which can be found at and the iTunes store.

This talk is from the 2021 Conference of the BC Retired Teachers’ Association.