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

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

Grants, bursaries available for rural physician research, global health partnerships, and rural physician leadership

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 RCPD launches rural airway mannequin loan program

The Difficult Airways workshop at 2014 RECC conference used mannequins to teach critical airway management skills to participants UBC Rural Continuing Professional Development (RCPD) recently developed a program that allows rural healthcare teams to rent medical mannequins for airway management skills practice. The Rural BC Airway Mannequin Loan Program is … Continue reading