Public Notifications

The College has an obligation to notify the public of certain actions it takes against registrants under section 39.3 of the Health Professions Act, RSBC 1996 c 183 (the “Act”). Public notifications are made available to the public concerning ongoing, interim, and previous disciplinary actions against registrants.

(Links to the Health Professions Act and the College’s Bylaws are available in the Legislation & Bylaws section of the website.)

  • Actions Pending Resolution

The Inquiry Committee has the power to take interim action, including suspension, against registrants under section 35 of the Act. Measures taken under section 35(1) pertain to matters which are and remain unproven unless admitted by a registrant or determined by the Discipline Committee. Actions taken under section 35(1) are subject to appeal to the Supreme Court of British Columbia.

Name                                                                                                  Date

Dr. Allan Strauss, ND                                                                   October 11, 2016

  • Notices of Disciplinary Action

Consent Orders

Name                                                                                                  Date

Dr. Brandon Spletzer, ND                                                                March 2016
Dr. Allan Strauss, ND                                                                        October 2015
Dr. Jonas LaForge, ND                                                                      October 2015
Dr. Julie Moore, ND                                                                           October 2013

Cancellations of Registration

Name                                                                                                  Date

Jim Chan                                                                                             June 2013

  • Letter to the profession

Letter to the Profession – Dr. Allan Strauss, ND

  • Actions under section 35 that are no longer in effect

The Inquiry Committee has the power to take interim action against registrants under section 35 of the Act. Measures taken under section 35(1) pertain to matters which are, and remain, unproven unless admitted by a registrant or determined by the Discipline Committee. The following actions are no longer in effect.

Name                                                                                                  Date
Dr. Moonsang Choi, ND                                                                    June 2013
Dr. Julie Moore                                                                                  June 2013
Dr. Jim Chan, ND                                                                               December 2012
Dr. Jim Chan, ND                                                                               June 2012
Dr. Eugene Pontius, ND                                                                    June 2010
Dr. Jim Chan, ND                                                                               April 2010