An “Exchange of Pace”: Dynamic Conference Showcases Outstanding Rural Health Research in BC

Twenty-six rapid-style presentations. One dialogue session. Three Zoom rooms. Four hours.  The British Columbia Rural Health Research Exchange (BCRHRx) on November 18 was enough to make any event organizer or moderator sweat. But staff with the Rural Coordination Centre of British Columbia’s (RCCbc) Interior Node, Jason Curran and Tracey DeLeeuw, and RCCbc’s Co-scientific Directors, Drs. Dee Taylor and Nelly Oelke, pulled … Continue reading

RCCbc welcomes new staff

We’re excited to introduce you to three new staff members! As RCCbc continues to nurture along several rural health projects and initiatives, we’ve been fortunate to recruit amazing people with a wide breadth of experience in managing large and complex projects. Karen Osiowy is the new Coordinator, Quality Improvement and … Continue reading

Deadline is Oct 31 for leadership, rural research, global health partnership grant applications

The Rural Coordination Centre of BC (RCCbc) and the Rural Education Action Plan (REAP) are accepting applications for funds to support rural physician research, global health partnership initiatives, and rural leadership development. Details for each initiative are listed below – please read through the material carefully and submit ALL completed … Continue reading

UBC Division of Global Health seeks to engage, collaborate with RCCbc, rural practitioners

Submitted by Qian Zhang, Research Assistant, Division of Global Health The Rural Coordination Centre of BC (RCCbc) is working with UBC’s Division of Global Health within the Department of Family Practice, seeking learning and collaboration opportunities to improve rural health care provision from a global perspective. Subscribe the Global Health … Continue reading