Meet Beata Chami

Beata-Chami-spotlight.jpgJob Title

Physician Wellness Program Manager

Department | Campus

Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology | Point Grey 

How long have you worked at the Faculty of Medicine? 

Less than a year 

Tell us what you do at the Faculty in one or two sentences

I do research about the wellness of the OBGYN physicians, and develop programs that will help improve their wellbeing in the workplace.

What’s your favourite thing about your work? 

Uncovering new and improved ways to incorporate wellness in our daily lives (I live for the ‘wellness’ section at Indigo), through research and interacting with the department members. 

One thing we might be surprised to learn about you? 

Becoming a stand up comic is on my bucket list.  

What is the song you sang out loud as a teenager? 

Wonderwall by Oasis 

What makes you laugh? 

Ross Geller’s character on F.R.I.E.N.D.S (particularly, the PIVOT episode, and the episode where he cherishes a turkey sandwich)

One thing on your desk you brought from home? 

The novel Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth

Most healthy habit

Fruits and vegetables are my weakness.

What is your favourite vacation spot and why? 

San Diego, California- I love the beaches and the incredible food (the freshest fish tacos you will ever find reside in San Diego!)