Dr. David Kuhl

Dr. David KuhlDr. David Kuhl is a Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of British Columbia. Integrating medicine, psychology and the social sciences is fundamental to his work as a clinician/researcher.

David has worked with health care providers, veterans in transition from military to civilian life, first responders, professional and university athletes, and with men who have prostate cancer. In listening to the stories of others, he has developed an understanding of the complexity of their physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual suffering. He has also witnessed their personal growth, integrity, deepening relationships and resilience.

His work with firefighters and police officers is particularly meaningful to him.

Session 4 - Silent struggles: A look at stigma and co-morbidities in the first responder community