Events

Upcoming Events

Partners in Care: Bolstering Patient Care and Return to Work Through a WorkSafeBC/Physician Collaboration

Speakers: Dr. Peter Rothfels, MD, Director of Medical Services WorkSafeBC Dr. Alysalim Somani, MD, Manager of Medical Services WorkSafeBC Lionel Earle, Senior Manager Claims and Rehabilitation Services, WorkSafeBC Tamara Erickson, Client Services Manager, WorkSafeBC   Through an interactive presentation, WorkSafeBC’s Medical Services and Case Management Services team will outline the value of […]

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Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) Physician Wellness Group Training Course – Cohort H

COHORT H | JAN 9 – MAR 13, 9:45 – 11:45 AM WEEKLY (MON.) Facilitated by Dr. Melissa Gansner: Melissa is a psychiatrist based in W̱SÁNEĆ and lək̓ʷəŋən territory (aka Victoria, BC) with a special interest in psychotherapy, mindfulness and compassion practices, and supporting new parents. For Melissa, facilitating groups […]

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Adolescent and Adult Vaccination Update: What You Need to Know

Speakers: Panelist: Katharine Chilton, Vaccine Educator, Immunization Programs and Vaccine Preventable Diseases, BC Centre for Disease Control Panelist: Dr. Susan Hollenberg MD, MCFP, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine; Education Lead, UBC Health Clinic Panelist: Dr. Monika Naus MD, FRCPC, Medical Director, Immunization Programs and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Service, BC Centre for Disease Control Moderator: Dr. […]

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Youth Substance Use: Strategies for Approaching Mental Health, Trauma and Substance Misuse

Speakers: Panelist: Dr. Martha Ignaszewski, MD, FRCPC, Adult, Child and Adolescent and Addiction Psychiatrist; Clinical Lead Substance Use Response and Facilitation Service, PHSA; Director, Post Graduate Training, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Education Lead, Complex Pain and Addiction Service, VCH Panelist: Dr. Eva Moore, MD, MSPH, FAAP, Adolescent Medicine Pediatrician, Department of Pediatrics, UBC Panelist: Colleen […]

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BC-PIP Orientation Conference Spring 2023

This conference is a core component of the BC Physician Integration Program (BC-PIP) and it covers the following topics: Introduction to Indigenous Health​; Ethics, Liability, Communication and Professionalism; Physician Self-Care and Resilience; Transition to Canadian Practice. This conference will be delivered virtually. Please note: This conference is for physicians registered […]

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Rural POCUS Rounds: Emergencies in the First Trimester

Speaker: Dr. Virginia Robinson Virginia Robinson moved to Fernie, BC 20 years ago to ski and mountain bike and never left. She practices maternity and emergency medicine and spends as much time as possible outdoors gardening. Virginia has been using POCUS for over 15 years and teaches both the UBC […]

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19th Hot Topics in Cardiology Conference

Hot Topics in Cardiology is partnering with the UBC Division of Cardiology to present the 19th Annual Hot Topics in Cardiology Virtual Conference. There will be key updates on the management of cardiovascular disease, emphasizing what’s new in the field relevant to patient care. Click here to learn more & […]

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Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) Physician Wellness Group Training Course – Cohort H

COHORT H | JAN 9 – MAR 13, 9:45 – 11:45 AM WEEKLY (MON.) Facilitated by Dr. Melissa Gansner: Melissa is a psychiatrist based in W̱SÁNEĆ and lək̓ʷəŋən territory (aka Victoria, BC) with a special interest in psychotherapy, mindfulness and compassion practices, and supporting new parents. For Melissa, facilitating groups […]

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Introduction to Trauma-Informed Care for Midwives

Speakers: Presenter: Dr. Erika Cheng, Family Physician, Executive Director at Beyond the Cycle of Trauma Institute Moderator: Kim Campbell, RM, MN, Lead Midwifery CPD Program Join midwife colleagues in this small group workshop (max. 20 participants) to learn about developing improved resiliency and an increased capacity to provide trauma-informed care. This is an introductory […]

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