Dr. Richard Murray: Strengthening rural medical ties between Canada and Australia

Professor Richard Murray (left) presenting on Australian approaches to rural medical education, recruitment, and retention strategies at a discussion panel at 2013 SRPC conference in Victoria, BC. At the recent 2013 Society of Rural Physicians of Canada (SRPC) Rural and Remote Medical Course in Victoria, BC, the Rural Coordination Centre … Continue reading

UBC’s Department of Emergency Medicine – supporting rural GPs through education and practice

Residents learn about airway management at the 2012 SRPC Rural and Remote Medical Course Dr. Jim Christenson, Head of UBC’s Department of Emergency Medicine (DEM) and a long-time emergency physician, is fully aware of the challenges facing rural family physicians working in community emergency departments (EDs). “I think that rural … Continue reading