We Are IH: Retiring physician champion for culturally safe care

June 9, 2022

Name: Dr. Sue MacDonald
Job Title: Executive Medical Director
Years of Service: 7
Worksite: Kelowna Community Health Centre
Community: Kelowna
Ancestral Territory: Syilx

Later this summer, Dr. Sue MacDonald will retire from her role as Executive Medical Director with Interior Health. IH Aboriginal Partnerships recently recognized Dr. MacDonald for her ongoing commitment and medical leadership in support of improving Aboriginal Health outcomes and access to culturally safe care. 

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