Clinical Trials Investigators

Dr. Paul Latimer

Paul Latimer has over 35 years experience in clinical practice, research and administration. After obtaining his medical degree from Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, he did psychiatric training at Queen's, Oxford and Temple Universities. After his residency he did a doctorate in medical science at McMaster University where he was also a Medical Research Council of Canada Scholar. Since 1983 he has been practicing psychiatry in Kelowna, BC where he has held many administrative positions and has done numerous clinical trials. He has published many scientific papers and one book on the psychophysiology of the functional bowel disorders. He is an avid photographer, skier and outdoorsman.

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Feel free to contact Dr. Latimer if you have any further questions.

Degrees and qualifications:

  • MD, 1972 - Queens University, Kingston, Ontario
  • PhD, Medical Sciences, 1980 - McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
  • FRCPC, 1976 - Fellowship in Psychiatry

Current Positions:

  • Psychiatrist, Kelowna, BC
  • President, Okanagan Clinical Trials
  • Investigator, Okanagan Clinical Trials

Previous Professional Experience:

  • 1976 - 1979 - Assistant Professor, McMaster University
  • 1978 - 1979 - Medical Research Council of Canada Scholar
  • 1979 - 1983 - Associate Professor (with tenure), Temple University, PA
  • 1983 - Present - Psychiatrist, Private Practice, Kelowna, BC
  • 1983 - 2001 - Active Hospital Privileges, Kelowna General Hospital
  • 1984 -1987, 1993 - 2001 - Chair, Department of Psychiatry, Kelowna General Hospital
  • 1987 - 1988 - Chair of Medical Advisory Committee, Kelowna General Hospital
  • 1988 - 1989 - President of Medical Staff, Kelowna General Hospital
  • 1992 - 2001 - Director of Psychiatric Services, Kelowna General Hospital
  • 1999 - 2001 - Physician Director, Central Okanagan Mental Health Program

Postgraduate Training:

  • 1972 - 1976 - Psychiatry Residency, Queen's University
  • 1976 - 1979 - Doctorate, Medical Science, McMaster University

Complete C.V.'s are available upon request.


Dr. Sally Godsell

Sally Godsell had a family practice in the Okanagan from 1986-2005. She is now doing clinical research full time. She received her medical degree from the University of Ottawa and was a flight surgeon with the Canadian Air Force for several years before settling in Kelowna. She has advanced training in aviation medicine, addiction medicine, obstetrics and surgical assistance. Sally enjoys skiing, hiking, snowmobiling and anything involving time spent in the outdoors.

Feel free to contact Dr. Godsell if you have any further questions.

Degrees and qualifications:

  • MD, 1978 - University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
  • Flight Surgeon Diploma, 1980
  • Addiction Medicine Certification, 1988

Current Positions:

  • Surgical assist and active privileges, Kelowna General Hospital
  • Principal and Co-Investigator, Okanagan Clinical Trials
  • Member of OR committee, Kelowna General Hospital

Previous Professional Experience:

  • 1979 - 1982 - Canadian Forces Medical Officer (Captain), CFB Cold Lake, Alberta
  • 1980 - 1982 - Chief Flight Surgeon, CFB Cold Lake, Alberta
  • 1983 - 1986 - Fort Garry Medical Clinic, Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • 1985 - 1986 - Senior Medical Consultant, Air Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • 1986 - 1993 - Associate Family Practice, Group 1 Medical, Kelowna, B.C.
  • 1993 - Dr. Sally Godsell, Inc., Kelowna, B.C.
  • 1986 - 2001 - Chairman, Alcohol and Drug Committee, Kelowna General Hospital
  • 1986 - 2001 - Regional and Sessional Physician, Alcohol and Drug programs, Kelowna
  • 1988 - 2001 Lecturer, Chemical Dependency and Drug Withdrawal

Advanced Training:

  • 1979 - 1986 - Aviation Medicine
  • 1980 - 2001 - Addiction Medicine
  • 1995, 1998 - Certification Course in Advanced Neonatal Resuscitation
  • 1999 - Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics
  • 1998 - Present - Advanced Laparoscopic Surgical/Assist
  • Many Psychiatric Courses, Workshops and Conferences

Complete C.V.'s are available upon request.

Current Studies

 Alzheimer's disease

 Pediatric MDD

 Parkinson's disease

 

 

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