Dr. Tom Rimmer

Site Leader, Integrated Community Clerkships (ICC), Cowichan Valley

Dr. Tom Rimmer is a family physician who lives, works, and plays on the traditional unceded territory of the Cowichan People. He is passionate about sustaining full-service longitudinal care and sees family medicine as the best job in the world. He is a founding member and former chair of the Cowichan Valley Division of Family Practice. In 2013, he was awarded The College of Family Physicians of Canada’s Family Physician of the Year Award for British Columbia. Teaching has always been an important and enjoyable part of Dr. Rimmer’s work. He has been an active clinical instructor and preceptor for more than 23 years.