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Awards of Excellence

Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 Awards of Excellence!

For the Award of Merit, Dr. Meghan Ho;
For the Residents’ Advocate Award, Dr. Andrew Campbell;
For the Dr. Patricia Clugston Memorial Award for Excellence in Teaching, Dr. Jagdeep Ubhi.

Thank you to everyone who nominated candidates for the awards!

DoctorsofBC2Walk with your Doc

Join Doctors of BC for the fourth annual Vancouver Walk with your Doc event on May 7, 2015. This is a province-wide event in which doctors and other health care professionals walk side-by-side with their patients and the public to encourage daily movement for better physical and mental health. Support your physician colleagues by signing up now  – it’s a great networking opportunity, plus you’ll receive a free Walk with your Doc “doctor” t-shirt!

Saturday May 7th, 2015 @ 9:30 AM
Kitsilano Beach Park in Vancouver (corner of Yew St & Cornwall Ave)

Not in the Vancouver area? Visit walkwithyourdoc.ca to find a walk near you.


Upcoming Events

Transition Tuesday
The next UBC Transition Tuesday Seminar will focus on Physician Leadership. It will be held on May 3rd from 6 – 7 pm. A light supper is served at 5:30 pm. Clickhere to RSVP.

RDBC Board Meeting
Interested residents are always welcome to attend Board Meetings. The next meeting is May 4th, at 6:30 pm at the Resident Doctors of BC office. Please email the office to RSVP.

Book and appleDid you Know?

RDoC is currently seeking volunteers for 2016-2017 for its committees and liasion roles. Applications are due 2359hrs EDT on Friday, May 20, 2016. Click for full details.

Aboriginal Health Initiative
UBC Medicine’s AHI hosts monthly events, lecture series and workshops on Indigenous health and culture. If you are interested in attending or getting involved, you can ask to be
included on their list serve.


Trivia Question

Name one of the discounts provided in the Member Section.
Email your response by May 9th and you could win! ($10 Starbucks, iTunes or Amazon gift card) *Winner randomly selected from all entries*
The winner from the last edition was
Dr. Kelli O’Reilly.

author: Melissa Nilan