JSC stipend available for BC rural physicians attending 2019 SRPC conference

submitted by the Joint Standing Committee on Rural Issues (JSC)

The Joint Standing Committee on Rural Issues (JSC) has approved a $1,000 stipend for any BC rural doctor interested in attending the 2019 Society of Rural Physicians of Canada (SRPC) Rural and Remote Medicine Course to be held in Halifax, Nova Scotia on April 4 to 6, 2019. If you are a practicing BC rural physician who is interested in confirming your eligibility to receive the stipend, please email: RuralPrograms@doctorsofbc.ca. Stipends will be reimbursed after the event with proof of registration.

Early Registration closes on November 01, 2018. If you are interested in attending, please click on this link to register at early bird / regular rates. SRPC members should log into their account before registering for the conference.

This event offers one of the largest rural medical conferences, and 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.