About Us

IMG_1587Dr. Sian Spacey is an Associate Clinical Professor in the Division of Neurology at UBC.  She completed a fellowship in Neurology at UBC and a fellowship in Neurogenetics at Queens Square, London, England.  Dr. Spacey has clinical and research interests in headache and neurogenetics.  She has been the Program Director of the CIP since 2005 and is an avid cyclist.

Tessa Feuchuk joined the University of British Columbia in 2004 after a 16-year working stint at the King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. In Vancouver, she started working at the Centre for Community Child Research and moved on to join the James Hogg Research Centre (now Centre for Heart Lung Innovation). She manages the Clinician Investigator Program, which has now grown from 5 to 15 fellows. She is also the program coordinator of the Transition into Practice program of UBC.

Tessa completed a Business Administration program at Vancouver Community College. She has extensive research and clinical administration experience.

She has traveled the world extensively, dances to Zumba and occasionally downhill skis. She is also a foodie and loves her wine and craft beers.