Internal Medicine Review for Family Physicians 2023

May 29 – June 1 (Mon–Thu) | 7:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. PDT | St. Paul’s Hospital, Vancouver, BCAudience: practicing family physicians only.Overview: Engage with enthusiastic teachers from the Department of Medicine, St. Paul’s Hospital. Each participant will have two small group sessions per day and have one-on-one interaction with a specialist twice a day for 1.5 …

Rural Rounds and Virtual Health Grand Rounds

June 1 (Thurs) | 8–9 a.m. PDT | Rounds   Rural Rounds: Unplanned Birth at Rural Sites – Preparing for Deliveries Audience: rural health professionals and urban physicians supporting rural communities.Overview: Join us for our next engaging Rural Rounds session this March. Each session will include a didactic presentation, relevant case studies and a Q&A session. Up …

BC Rural Health Conference 2023

June 2–4 (Fri–Sun) | Westin Whistler Resort, Whistler, BC | In-person ConferenceAudience: rural physicians, family physicians, emergency physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, paramedics, residents and students.Overview: This year’s BC Rural Health Conference is in beautiful Whistler, BC, for the first time. The conference features a fantastic line-up of speakers and topics, and a program packed with rurally-relevant lectures …

11th Annual BC Obesity Conference

June 3 (Sat) | 9 a.m.–3:15 p.m. PDT | UBC Robson Square, Vancouver, BC | In-personAudience: family physicians, bariatric surgeons, surgeons, nurse practitioners, nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, midwives, residents, students and other health professionals who provide care for obese patients.Overview: Join us for our 11th and first in-person conference since 2019! This forum connects health professionals who …

16th Annual Practice Survival Skills Conference

June 10 (Sat) | 7:45 a.m.–3:30 p.m. PDT | In-person Conference | UBC Robson Square, Vancouver, BCAudience: family physicians, specialists, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, pediatricians, physiotherapists, IMGs, residents and students.Overview:  This event provides attendees with unique practical, clinical, legal and financial knowledge crucial for your career. Attend an extended afternoon break with a job fair and reception …

Clinical mentorship: Gender-affirming care in children and adolescents

June 15 (Thurs) | 12:10–1:00 p.m. PT. Presented by Dr Marria Townsend, Dr Ingrid Cosio, and the Provincial Health Services Authority, this lunch-hour meeting focusses on how doctors can support two-spirit, transgender, and gender-diverse people. This Clinical Mentorship Call is a continuation of the Gender-Affirming Care in Children and Adolescents webinar presented in April. View …

But I Don’t Do Maternity Care! Prenatal Essentials

June 19 or 26 (Mondays) | 6:30–8 p.m. PDT | In-person or Virtual WorkshopAudience: Vancouver Division of Family Practice members only.Overview: Updated and improved, the But I Don’t Do Maternity Care! educational series for family physicians who don’t do deliveries is back! Learn how to address preconception and early prenatal care through small group case study discussions …

Climate Change: Understanding and Managing the Significant Health Impacts of Extreme Heat Events

June 22 (Thu) | 6:30–8 p.m. PDT | WebinarAudience: family physicians, specialists, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, residents and students..Overview: During this free webinar, experienced public health and medical experts will answer your questions and share best practices for managing the significant health impacts of extreme heat events.Up to 1.5 Mainpro+/MOC Section 1 credits LEARN MORE & REGISTER

Rural Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) Rounds

Aug. 25 (Fri) | 12–1 p.m. PT | Rounds Pediatric MSK with Dr. Kevin Fairbairn Aug., Sept., Oct. (Fridays) | 12–1 p.m. PT | RoundsAudience: rural health professionals and urban physicians supporting rural communities.Overview: The latest series of POCUS rounds will focus on musculoskeletal care. Each session will include a didactic presentation, relevant case studies and time for …