Richard Lester

Infectious Diseases Physician
Degrees / Designations 

MD, FRCPC

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6048754111
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Rm 566 VGH Research Pavilion 828 W10th Ave
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Richard Lester

Biography

Academic Appointment 
Associate Professor
Body Locations and Systems 
HIV
Immunizations
Cellulitis
Other Areas of Research 
Infectious Diseases
Digital Health
telehealth
mHealth
Virtual Health
eHealth
HIV/AIDS
TB
Primary Care

Dr. Lester is a physician-researcher at UBC and co-founder of the WelTel International mHealth Society and WelTel Inc., a social enterprise that delivers leading evidence-based digital health for patient-centered care in Canada and global settings www.weltel.org. His work has contributed to international guidelines.

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