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03
2019

Announcing the 2018 Resident Innovation Fund Recipients

Hey Residents!

Thank you to all who submitted applications for the Resident Doctors of BC 2018 Resident Innovation Fund, the aim of which is to provide funding for a broad range of resident-led initiatives to improve and enrich the resident experience.

Today, we are happy to announce and congratulate the recipients in the these four categories:

Advancing Patient Care/Healthcare System

To highlight and support residents working to benefit the healthcare system, the lives of patients and healthcare providers.

Dr. Annie Wang — Safe Opioid Prescribing in Surgery Project

Innovation in Technology

To highlight and support residents working to benefit the healthcare system, the lives of patients and healthcare providers.

Dr. Diana Forbes (team: Dr. Alexander Seal) — Virtual Reality Surgical Simulation Project

Resident Projects

To highlight and support residents working to benefit the healthcare system, the lives of patients and healthcare providers.

Dr. Diana Forbes (team: Dr. Tomas Saun) – Project Flow: Virtual Reality for Physician Burnout

Scholarly Pursuits

To highlight and support residents working to benefit the healthcare system, the lives of patients and healthcare providers.

Dr. Louise Cassidy – Motor Vehicle Accidents and Call Survey

We are honoured to be providing support for these great projects. Congratulations to Dr. Wang, Dr. Cassidy, and Dr. Forbes!

author: Sasha Zalyvadna