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    • 13-Sep-2022
    • 16-May-2023
    • Virtual - Weekly until May 16th 2023

    Rural Virtual Conference (RVC) Series 2022-2023

    ONLINE September 13th, 2022 - May 16th, 2023

    Tuesdays from 08:00 A.M. - 9:00 A.M. MST 


    Rural Virtual Conference (RVC) Series will be starting on September 13th, 2022 and runs weekly until May 16th 2023 on ​Tuesday mornings 8:00am-9:00am MT via Zoom. Preliminary program and registration link are on the RVC series page  https://cumming.ucalgary.ca/cme/rvc

    This series is complimentary for Alberta Health Professionals.

    • 16-Sep-2022
    • (PDT)
    • 12-May-2023
    • (PDT)
    • Virtual

    REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

    Our unique and award-winning series of the 6-half-day short snapper style-focused CME on the Run! 2022-2023 is now delivered online only.  UBC Department of Family Practice and UBC CPD are excited to introduce our next series of lectures and incredible speakers.

    Don't miss these next CME on the Run sessions! Each session will only take up to 4.0 hours (up to 3.50 Mainpro+ credits) on a Friday afternoon!

    Sep 2022–May 2023 (Fridays) | 1300–1700 Pacific Time

    Audience: family physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, residents and students

    Dates & Topics:
    Sep 16, 2022 — Internal Medicine
    Oct 21, 2022 — Gynecology & Urology
    Dec 2, 2022 — Ophthalmology & ENT
    Jan 27, 2023 — Diagnostics & Radiology
    Mar 3, 2023 — Therapeutics
    May 12, 2023 — Geriatrics & Palliative Care
    Up to 3.5 Mainpro+ credits per session

    LEARN MORE & REGISTER
    • 25-Oct-2022
    • (PDT)
    • 11-Mar-2023
    • (PST)
    • In-Community CPD or Virtual

    For a full list of ongoing events please visit the Rural CPD page.

    Overview

    At UBC Rural Continuing Professional Development (UBC Rural CPD), we know that responsive, flexible, and practical community-based learning opportunities support you to thrive as a health practitioner in rural British Columbia. Our multi-modal and diverse offerings provide you with opportunities to learn and improve across a broad scope of practice. We stay connected to the latest rural trends through timely research activities from which we evolve our new and existing programming. Our goal is to cultivate strong relationships with our partners, project stakeholders, and rural health care practitioners to ensure we are meeting your needs. Through our shared commitment to improve the health of people and communities in rural BC, we operate in partnership with the Rural Coordination Centre of BC to deliver impactful education opportunities.

    Rural Learning

    We offer learning activities that meet your needs as a rural healthcare provider. View our offerings on this page and connect with us to learn more about how we can meet your unique needs!

    Partners

    UBC Rural CPD was established in 2008 and is operated by the UBC Faculty of Medicine’s Division of Continuing Professional Development (UBC CPD) in partnership with the Rural Coordination Centre of BC. Funding for the program is provided by the Joint Standing Committee on Rural Issues, a joint committee of the Doctors of BC and BC Ministry of Health.

    • 03-Feb-2023
    • 09-Jun-2023
    • Virtual Event

    2023 Schulich Physician Mini-MBA program

    Program Insights Include: • How to grow a practice leveraging business acumen and financial insights. • Explore the entrepreneurial landscape in healthcare, the role of disruptive technologies, innovation, and new business models. • Lead a customer-focused practice. Please note: This program is for physicians only. The program is designed for physician entrepreneurs and doctors who want to build their practice and enhance their business management skills. 19-day program Book this program online


    Format  Virtual Classroom

    Fee $10,995

    Next Session February 3, 2023 to June 9, 2023


    Program website

    Download the brochure

    • 10-Feb-2023
    • 05-May-2023
    • Virtual


    Upcoming Rounds 

    Point-of Care Ultrasound for Obstetrical Care

    Emergencies in the First Trimester

    Date: February 10, 2023 | 1200–1300 PST

    Speaker: Dr. Virginia Robinson

    Learn More & Register

    Emergencies in the Third Trimester

    Date: March 3, 2023 | 1200–1300 PST

    Speaker: Dr. Andrew Kotaska

    Learn More & Register

    Postpartum Emergencies

    Date: March 31, 2023 | 1200–1300 PST

    Speaker: Dr. Virginia Robinson

    Learn More & Register

    Therapeutic Abortion Management

    Date: May 5, 2023 | 1200–1300 PST

    Speaker: Dr. Tracy Morton

    Learn More & Register

     

    Past Rounds

    Watch past Rural POCUS Rounds recordings here.

     

    Contact

    Please contact Antigone Fogel at antigone.f@ubc.ca with any questions

     

    Acknowledgements

    This project was developed and is operated by the UBC Faculty of Medicine's Division of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) in partnership with the Rural Coordination Centre of BC. Funding for the Rural POCUS Rounds was provided by the Joint Standing Committee on Rural Issues, a joint committee of the Doctors of BC and BC Ministry of Health.


    Additional info https://ubccpd.ca/rural-pocus-rounds

    • 23-Feb-2023
    • (PST)
    • 25-Feb-2023
    • (PST)
    • Vancouver or Virtually


    58th Annual Family Practice Review 
    Feb. 23–25, 2023 (Thu–Sat) | Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel or Virtually 

    Audience: family physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, residents and students.  

    Up to 16.0 Mainpro+ credits 

    This comprehensive review course offers an update of knowledge central to family medicine practice in rural and urban settings. Committed to addressing everyday practical issues, speakers present equally on current and special areas of concern to the primary care professionals. 

    LEARN MORE & REGISTER 


    • 25-Aug-2023
    • 27-Aug-2023
    • Kincardine, ON.

    GREY BRUCE WELCOMES YOU

    August 25-27th, 2023 experience all that life has to offer when living in Grey Bruce.