New Network is “SPRuCe-ing Up” Connections Between Pediatric Providers

Networks can be mighty powerful. Author Michele Jennae wrote that they “…connect people with people, people with ideas, and people with opportunities.” And that is exactly what a new network for pediatric providers—“Sustainable Pediatric Rural Care” (SPRuCe)—aims to do in British Columbia (BC).  The SPRuCe network, being developed by Drs. Kirsten Miller and Jenny Retallack, … Continue reading

BCCFP Family Medicine Conference: Together Towards a Better Future – Friday, October 9

  The BC College of Family Physicians (BCCFP) is excited to share the lineup for the 2020 Family Medicine Conference. Browse the online conference brochure and register today.  Dr. Mamta Gautam is the keynote speaker; she is a psychiatrist, executive coach, author, consultant and speaker who specializes in keeping well professionals well. She has created and conducted over 1,000 innovative seminars and is … Continue reading

Update on UBC Rural CPD CME offerings

In response to the rapidly evolving and high flow of information about Covid-19 during the pandemic, the team at UBC Rural Continuing Professional Development (CPD) are providing the following resources for rural and remote healthcare providers.   Rural COVID-19 Rounds  A free, weekly, rural-focused COVID-19 webinar. Let us know if you have more ideas … Continue reading

Nominate a colleague for UBC CPD’s Awards in Innovation and Service!

Submitted by UBC CPD  UBC Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is currently accepting nominations for its Awards in Innovation and Service in CPD/CME.   Each year, two awards are given to recognize exemplary activities in Continuing Professional Development/Continuing Medical Education (CPD/CME) for UBC Faculty of Medicine (UBC FoM) faculty and staff.   The two award categories … Continue reading