CAMP launches new offerings for mentors/coaches

Submitted by UBC Rural CPD The physicians who generously offer their time, skills, and knowledge to support their rural colleagues are the backbone of UBC RCPD’s Coaching and Mentoring Program (CAMP). We recognize the vital contribution of our mentor/coaches and the challenges they face, and we help them to feel confident in their role by providing enhanced supports and ongoing learning … Continue reading

UBC undergrads collaborate with Kenyan rural development group to research family planning, gender-based violence services

RCCbc RURAL RESEARCH STORIES Submitted by Kelsey Furk During the summer of 2018, UBC Medicine and Dietetics undergraduates worked with a local grassroots development group, Pamoja Community Organization, to conduct research about family planning, and gender-based violence knowledge and services in a rural subsistence farming and fishing community near Kisumu, … Continue reading

UBC CPD seeking nominees for awards, applicants for resident research grants

UBC Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is inviting individuals affiliated with the UBC Faculty of Medicine (FOM) to submit nominations for two awards: Innovation in CPD/CME – recognizes outstanding innovation and/or creativity of original work in the area of CPD/CME program development and research Distinguished Service to CPD/CME – recognizes substantial … Continue reading

Join the BC Emergency Medicine Network

The BC Emergency Medicine Network will officially launch on Sept 12, 2017.  Rural emergency medicine providers are invited to explore the resources being offered by the network and to contribute to the body of knowledge! The following article was submitted by the BC Emergency Medicine Network We are excited to … Continue reading