Funding for Rural Physicians to attend the 26th Annual Rural and Remote Medicine Course

The Battery, St. John’s, NL.

Submitted by the JSC

For the fourth year in a row, the Joint Standing Committee on Rural Issues (JSC) has approved funding of $1,000 for any BC rural doctor interested in attending the Society of Rural Physicians of Canada’s 26th Annual Rural and Remote Medicine Course on April 12 to 14, 2018. This year’s event takes place in St. John’s Conference Centre, Newfoundland and Labrador.

The SRPC’s Rural and Remote Medicine Course is one of the largest rural medical conferences, and it gives rural doctors the opportunity to gain or upgrade vital skills, exchange knowledge, develop your professional and social networks, and compare notes on the evolving field of rural medical practice.

If you are a practicing rural physician who is interested in receiving more information on funding eligibility, please email: