Rural Research Opportunities Abound

If there’s a fifth season in British Columbia, one might be compelled to call it “Research” because, right now, there are several opportunities for rural health providers and patients to engage in research lectures, grants, or studies. At RCCbc, we know it’s critically important to create rural research—and for rural … Continue reading

Surgical improvement is gathering momentum

Submitted by Doctors of BC Recently, doctors, government and other stakeholders hosted the BC Summit on Surgical Improvement,. The one-day summit gathered over 200 specialists, GPs and surgical team members, operational leaders, policy makers and surgical quality improvement experts, as well as patient representatives in Vancouver. The purpose – to … Continue reading

Rural research grants, leadership development bursaries launched: deadline for applications Jan 31

The Rural Coordination Centre of BC (RCCbc), the Joint Standing Committee on Rural Issues (JSC) and the Rural Education Action Plan (REAP) have launched new funding initiatives to support the development of rural researchers and rural leaders, respectively, in British Columbia. The Rural Physician Research Support Project (RPRSP) – by … Continue reading