Cultural Safety – Contraception Coercion: How do we ensure informed, coercion-free, prior shared decision making in our practices?

Sept 29 | 7 pm Join Dr. Rebekah Eatmon (BCCFP Indigenous Physician Lead) and Dr. Unjali Malhotra (FNHA Medical Director of Women’s Health) for a discussion on contraception coercion and how family physician can help to ensure informed, coercion-free decision making related to contraception for Indigenous patients. This webinar is the third in the Cultural Safety …

Rural Rounds: MAiD in the Rural Setting

Sept. 29 (Thu) | 8–9 a.m. PDT| WebinarAudience: family physicians, rural physicians.Overview: Medical education through case-based, interactive Zoom presentations. Join speaker Dr. Jonathan Reggler to discuss MAiD from a rural perspective.Up to 1 Mainpro+ credit per session LEARN MORE & REGISTER

Smithers, BC Virtual Tour – Locum & Family Physician Opportunities

October 3 (Mon) | 5:30 – 6:30 PM Pacific Time  We invite you to join us for a VIRTUAL TOUR to explore the idea of creating the life and practice that you desire in an amazing rural community, surrounded by a spectacular mountainous playground. Life in SMITHERS is focused on breathtaking mountains & river activities with great opportunities for adventures, …

Determining your tax benefits: Recent updates for doctors

October 6 | 12:00pm-1:00pm The webinar will cover different types of GST classifications and the advantages of each. Presenting partners from MNP LLP will also discuss when to take advantage of Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) claims and commonly missed opportunities, as well as the most recent tax changes and rules that specifically relate …

Fall 2022 GPSC Billing Education Webinar Series

Just in time for the fall series starting September 22, the GPSC billing education webinar series is now approved for accreditation through the UBC Faculty of Medicine, Division of Continuing Professional Development (UBC CPD). Family doctors and residents receive up to 10.0 Mainpro+ credits for attending. Led by physician billing educators, these live webinars offer up-to-date …

Therapeutics Initiative: Bringing Best Evidence to Clinicians

Oct 15 (Sat) | 0800–1300 PDT | Vancouver, BC or Virtual ConferenceAudience: family physicians, specialists, pharmacists, nurses, nurse practitioners, allied health professionals, residents and students.Overview: We are excited to offer this conference both in-person and virtually! Join the discussions about new research on back pain, hypertension, type 2 diabetes and optimal prescribing presented to you …

The 34th Annual Diabetes Directors Seminar

Oct 21 (Friday) – Vancouver The Endocrine Research Society is pleased to present the 34th Diabetes Directors Seminar – an annual gathering of leading diabetes experts and caregivers across British Columbia.  Join us at the Vancouver Holiday Inn Centre (Broadway) for a full day presentation series covering the latest and most pertinent aspects of diabetes therapeutics …

Advances in Labor and Risk Management Course – ALARM Course

Oct 21 & 22 | 6:00 – 18:00 (PST) both days   Cost: $250 for Prince George Physicians – Funding for PG physicians has been supplemented by the Prince George RCME funds.           $955 for residents, allied health, physicians outside of Prince George. Location: UHNBC Learning and Development Centre, 1475 Edmonton St, Prince George, BC …

Therapeutic Nutrition in Diabetes: Advancing the Conversation to Type 1

Oct. 22 (Sat) | Virtual ConferenceAudience: primary care physicians, specialists, pharmacists, dietitians, nutritionists, nurses, allied health professionals, residents and students.Overview: The Institute for Personalized Therapeutic Nutrition (IPTN) is pleased to host its third virtual conference with a focus on the role of therapeutic nutrition for managing Type 1 Diabetes. National and international experts will share …