Call for Poster Submissions –
Research . . . orProgram . . .
Submissions for Rural Research Poster Presentation
We are organizing a rural research poster session at the Society of Rural Physicians of Canada’s Rural and Remote Medicine Course. Poster presentations will be held on April 10th at the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth in Montreal, Quebec.
Poster proposals must include a clear research purpose, objectives, methodology, summary of the research results and conclusion. Posters will be judged on rural relevance, research methodology, impact, clarity of presentation and ability to answer questions regarding your research. Posters are restricted to a width of 4 feet and height of 3 feet.
Students and residents will each have the opportunity of being awarded for the
best student/resident research poster. Winners will win the equivalent of $500 credited towards attending the conference.
Please submit your proposal as a Microsoft Word file or a PDF to:
Deadline for submission is January 31, 2015
The Society of Rural Physicians is organizing a poster session for rural programs from across Canada at the Rural and Remote Medicine Course . Poster presentations will be held on
April 10, 2015 at the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth in Montréal Québec.
We invite you to submit a poster pertaining to your program to
share information and provide another learning opportunity for
residents, students and preceptors from across Canada.
Posters are restricted to a width of 4 feet and height of 3 feet.
Please submit your proposal as a Microsoft
Word file or a PDF to:
SHARPEN YOUR PENCILS FOR THE MEDICAL STUDENT/RESIDENTS ESSAY CONTESTS Win a Trip and Registration to Rural and Remote 2015
Students should submit a non-fiction essay
with a rural elective theme.
Residents should submit a non-fiction essay
about their rural experience.
The winners will win the equivalent of $500
(students) or $1000 (residents) credited towards
the cost of attending the 2015 Rural and Remote
conference. Eligible costs may include registration,
travel to and from the conference, as well as
accommodations and social events.
Submit your essay to
Rules Students and Residents must be a member of the SRPC.
Deadline for submission is December 31st, 2014
Length: 500 - 1000 words
For telephone reservations at the Fairmont call 1-866-540-4483 and be sure to mention 'Society of Rural Physicians' for the discounted rate.
Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Promotion
Register for Rural and Remote prior to January 31st and for a chance to win a 4 night free stay at the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth
is the Official Canadian Airline for the Rural and Remote 2015 and the World Summit on Generalist Medicine
To book a flight with your promotion code, access aircanada.com and enter your promotion code in the search panel.
In order to take advantage of the discounted fares, Event delegates must book their flight at aircanada,com and enter the applicable Promotion Code in the search panel. If the Promotion Code is not entered or is entered incorrectly, the Discounts will not be applied to the booking. The applicable Promotion Code must be recorded on the delegate's ticket by ticketing agencies/airlines.
Fairmont Queen Elizabeth for all pre/post conference reservations!
Stay and play longer with the following:
•A $150.00 food & beverage credit, applied to your guest room, to use at any of The Fairmont Banff Springs restaurants
•Willow Stream Spa discount of 20% on any spa services, located at The Fairmont Banff Springs
*the above offer is based on a 2 night minimum on pre or post conference dates (March 23, 24, 25 & March 30, 31 & April 1, 2014)*
Student/resident accommodation have been arranged at the Banff Y Mountain Lodge. There's a variety of rooms from dorm type starting at $33 to 2 double beds at $104. And there's a 15% discount on top of that!
You can book rooms by contacting Kasia Wroblewska at 403-760-3225 or you can also call the free line, 1-800-813-4138 and make a reservation with the front desk staff.
The name of the group is Society of Rural Physicians of Canada and the group code is SRPC.
Transportation To Banff
We have also arranged travel to/from the Calgary airport and the hotel and the details are below.
Guests can book on-line at www.explorerockies.com or by calling our toll-free line at 1-800-760-6934. In order to get the 25% discount on-line, they need to enter the following under the promo code when they “check out”: SRPC2014. If they are calling in and speaking to one of our agents, they also need to identify themselves as being with SRPC in order to get the 25% discount. The promo code is valid from March 1st to April 15th.