CME Calendar

CME Location: ONLINE

In response to physician feedback, the Physician Health Program’s drop-in peer support sessions, established April 7th, are now permanently scheduled for Wednesdays at 12pm. The weekly sessions are co-facilitated by Psychiatrist Dr. Jennifer Russel, and Manager of Clinical Services, Roxanne Joyce, and are drop-in with no commitment required. The focus is peer support, not psychiatric care. All participants have the option to join anonymously. To learn more about the sessions and the program, click here.

E-mail peersupport@physicianhealth.com for the link to join by phone or video. 
 

CME Location: ONLINE (ongoing)

This is a short online continuing medical education course designed for family physicians and primary care providers in Canada. This course will introduce you to gbMSM health issues and implications with the intent to provide you with the knowledge and skills to improve the care of your gbMSM patients. Designed in partnership by UBC CPD and Community-Based Research Centre, Health Initiative for Men, Interior Health, Island Health, Fraser Health, Northern Health, Men's Health Initiative, Providence Health Care, and Vancouver Coastal Health. This course is divided into four lessons: 1) Social and Political Context of gbMSM health, 2) Epidemiology & Life Course, 3) Safer Spaces, Language, and Communication, and 4) Case Studies. Visit https://ubccpd.ca/course/gbmsm-online to learn more. 

CME Location: ONLINE AND VANCOUVER UBC CAMPUS
CME Date: 03-June-2021 to 30-December-2022

Expand Your Practice with Injectables. Learn both the therapeutic (migraines/headaches) and aesthetic (fine facial lines and wrinkles) applications. PTIFA offers anatomy-based training (20+ hours) and training recognized by the highest standard of practice in Canada. Receive the most clinically based training, including the opportunity to inject 8+ patients. Courses held monthly on UBC Campus in Vancouver. Start today with the online Level 1 - Advanced Anatomy course (20 CME). Save $500. Use code "BCMJonline" before 30 September 2021. Register now at PTIFA.com.

CME Location: ONLINE
CME Date: 11-September-2021

We are very pleased to present our eleventh annual and first virtual BC Digestive Diseases Weekend conference. This program was developed by the Division of Gastroenterology, Island Health Authority and was planned to achieve scientific integrity objectivity and balance. This event is applicable to Gastroenterologists, Surgeons, Internists, Family Physicians, Hospitalists, ER Physicians, Sub-Specialists, Pharmacists, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and other Health Care Providers. Registration fees: Physicians, Pharmacists, and Nurse Practitioners: $185.00 before 21 August, $200.00 after 21 August. Nurses $145.00 on or before 21 August, $160.00 after. Students $95.00. This Group Learning program has been certified for up to 7.25 Mainpro+ credits. This event has been approved by UBC CPD for up to 6.25 MOC Section 1 Group Learning credits. For more information or to register visit www.cvent.com/d/5jqglc or www.novaclinical.com. Email info@novaclinical.com.

CME Location: ONLINE
CME Date: 18-September-2021

Please join us for the 3rd annual What You Need to Know for Your Patients Post Breast and Prostate Cancer conference on Saturday, 18 September. This half-day virtual conference is brought to you by the Prostate Cancer Supportive Care Program. The conference will focus on screening, treatment, side-effect management and emerging new therapies for breast and prostate cancer patients. Target audience: Any physician or allied heath provider who is involved with the care of breast and prostate cancer patients; this includes family physicians, general practitioners in oncology, urologists, radiation and medical oncologists, nurse practitioners and nurses. Accredited by UBC CPD for up to 4.25 MOC Section 1/Mainpro+ Group learning credits. To register: What You Need to Know Post Breast & Prostate Cancer CPD Conference Tickets, Sat, 18 Sep 2021 at 8:00 AM | Eventbrite.

CME Location: Online delivery
CME Date: 27-September-2021 to 29-October-2021

CME Location: Online Delivery
BC Cancer’s Family Practice Oncology Network offers an 8-week General Practitioner in Oncology education program beginning with a 2-week introductory session every spring and fall at BC Cancer–Vancouver. This program provides an opportunity for rural family physicians, with the support of their community, to strengthen their oncology skills so that they can provide enhanced care for local cancer patients and their families. Following the introductory session, participants complete a further 30 days of clinic experience at the Cancer Centre where their patients are referred. These are scheduled flexibly over 6 months. Participants who complete the program are eligible for credits from the College of Family Physicians of Canada. Those who are REAP-eligible receive a stipend and expense coverage through UBC’s Enhanced Skills Program. For more information or to apply, visit www.fpon.ca, or contact Dilraj Mahil at dilraj.mahil@bccancer.bc.ca.