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Long Term Care Update 12:00 pm
Long Term Care Update @ Predator Ridge Resort
Oct 4 @ 12:00 pm – Oct 5 @ 4:00 pm
The Shuswap North Okanagan Division of Family Practice, Interior Health and UBC CPD are proud to announce the 3rd iteration of this conference for healthcare providers involved in long-term residential care. This year’s event follows a 1.5 day format – … Continue reading
Therapeutics Initiative: Bringing Best Evidence to Clinicians
Therapeutics Initiative: Bringing Best Evidence to Clinicians @ UBC Robson Square and Vancouver General Hospital
Oct 4 – Oct 5 all-day
This conference will mark the 25th year anniversary of the Therapeutics Initiative, founded in 1994! Highlights: o   Keynote speaker: Joanna Moncrieff, MD. Senior Academic, Practicing Psychiatrist, Mental Health Unit, University College of London; Author of Myth of the Chemical Cure … Continue reading
CME on the Run! – MSK, Sports Med, Rheumatology 1:00 pm
CME on the Run! – MSK, Sports Med, Rheumatology @ Paetzold Lecture Theatre and Videoconference
Oct 4 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
CPD on the Run! is an award-winning series consisting of 6-half day short snapper style focused CPD with both in-person and videoconference accessibility. Save the following dates on your calendar so you won’t miss these next CME on the Run … Continue reading
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CPD in Focus – Live event 8:00 am
CPD in Focus – Live event @ Virtual
Oct 9 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Agenda Review new Mainpro+ certification policies National Standard FAQs updates Upcoming enhancements to the CERT+ platform The session will be streamed live on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8yf8RCav0HA To pose questions, you will need to login to YouTube using your Gmail account. Once … Continue reading
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SEMP: Simulation-assisted Emergency Medicine Procedures 8:00 am
SEMP: Simulation-assisted Emergency Medicine Procedures @ VGH Simulation Centre - Blackmore Pavilion
Oct 10 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Simulation-assisted Emergency Medicine Procedures course (SEMP) was designed to allow physicians to acquire, review, and practice their skills in essential life-saving emergency procedures. PRE-COURSE WORK: Before the course, the students will have access to web-based learning modules. These online … Continue reading
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UGEMP: Ultrasound Guided Emergency Medicine Procedures 8:00 am
UGEMP: Ultrasound Guided Emergency Medicine Procedures @ VGH Simulation Centre - Blackmore Pavilion
Oct 11 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
The use of bedside ultrasound by clinicians to guide invasive emergency and critical care procedures has been proven to improve success and reduce complications, and is rapidly becoming established as the standard of care. UGEMP provides an opportunity to acquire … Continue reading
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CBT CME Western Mediterranean Cruise
CBT CME Western Mediterranean Cruise @ Celebrity Reflection Cruise
Oct 12 – Oct 24 all-day
This CME respects your time. This workshop is certified at the highest level (three-credits-per-hour) by the College of Family Physicians of Canada. Our 3:1 CME saves you an incredible amount of time (and therefore money) over 1:1 CME. Just have a look … Continue reading
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FPON Webinar: Upper Gastrointestinal Malignancies 8:00 am
FPON Webinar: Upper Gastrointestinal Malignancies @ Online Webinar
Oct 17 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Overview 0800-0900 AM Pacific Standard Time – audio starts at 0800 via your device (no teleconference) – please connect a few minutes before. Registration closes 24 hours before the session. Registrations 24 hours before the webinar are not guaranteed even with … Continue reading
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APLS: Advanced Pediatric Life Support Course
APLS: Advanced Pediatric Life Support Course @ Surrey Memorial Hospital
Oct 18 all-day
Learn to assess and manage critically ill children during the first hour of presentation in the emergency department. Use simulation team-based crisis resource management principles and take part in high fidelity simulation pediatric resuscitation scenarios and skills stations. Some core … Continue reading
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Emergency Department Targeted Ultrasound (EDTU)
Emergency Department Targeted Ultrasound (EDTU)
Oct 19 – Oct 20 all-day
Designed to provide physicians with a strong foundation in emergency ultrasound, this 2 day course facilitates the completion of most (if not all) of the required 50 supervised scans in each of the four areas (aorta, cardiac, abdomen, and pelvis). … Continue reading
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BC Virtual Health Grand Rounds – PIT Appointments 8:00 am
BC Virtual Health Grand Rounds – PIT Appointments @ WebEx
Oct 25 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Pit Appointments: A Collaborative, Efficient Alternative to Some Psychiatric Consultations 30-50% of patients seen by family doctors have mental health issues.  Psychiatry wait lists in the province are long and often only the sickest patients get seen by psychiatry. Thirty- … Continue reading
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CLIC 2019: Consortium of Longitudinal Integrated Clerkships
CLIC 2019: Consortium of Longitudinal Integrated Clerkships @ Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
Oct 27 – Oct 31 all-day
The Consortium for Longitudinal Integrated Clerkships (CLIC) is a group of faculties from medical schools around the world who have or are considering developing, implementing, and studying the longitudinal integrated clerkship model to address core clinical training for undergraduate medical … Continue reading
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