Stefan Grzybowski

Stefan Grzybowski


Centre for Rural Health Research
320– 5950 University Boulevard, Department of Family Practice, UBC
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3 Canada


Stefan Grzybowski is a family physician researcher and Professor at the University of British Columbia’s Department of Family Practice. He is also the co-director of the Centre for Rural Health Research and the Director of the Rural Health Services Research Network of BC. His current research includes a systems approach to understanding rural maternity care in British Columbia with the goal of improving health services for parturient rural women and their families. He also is actively pursuing a program of research dedicated to enhancing the resiliency of rural communities to climate change and ecosystem disruption. He has also had a long term commitment to building research capacity through strategies to support clinical investigators in family medicine.

Prior to moving to UBC, Stefan practiced as a family physician for twelve years on Haida Gwaii. In Vancouver he worked at the Three Bridges Health Centre until 2006. He currently provides part-time rural locum services.