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rounds – April 1, 2016

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0.5% Pay Increase

As per the Collective Agreement residents will receive a .5% increase for the first pay period following April 1st. This pay period will be April 8th through 21st. This increase applies to remuneration and allowances (meal and administrative). Check your stubs on April 29th for your increase. Your Block 9 call stipend will also be on this stub.

Parenting Workshop

The annual parenting workshop will be April 27th. This year’s workshop will focus on finance and family planning, fatherhood and residency, timing and benefits for parents. This workshop is a great resource for resident parents, or those considering becoming parents during residency. Register by April 15th to reserve your seat.


Upcoming Events

Transition Tuesday
The next UBC Transition Tuesday will focus on Incorporation. It will be held on April 5th from 6 – 7 pm. A light supper is served at 5:30 pm. Click here to RSVP.

Board Meeting
Interested residents are always welcome to attend Board Meetings. The next meeting is April 6th, at 6:30 pm at the Resident Doctors of BC office. Please email the office to RSVP

Book and appleDid you Know?

UBC Faculty Development is looking for resident stories about their “a-ha” moments while teaching (an experience that changed the way you teach). Submit your story for a chance to win a gift card or $100. Full details are available here.



As a resident do you feel that you need more clarification about your role with respect to the forthcoming legislation physician assisted dying? Do you feel that you have received sufficient guidance?
Email your response by April 11th and you could win! ($10 Starbucks, iTunes or Amazon gift card) *Winner selected at random from all entries*
The winner from the last edition was Dr. Tristan Gilchrist

author: Michelle Seymour