rounds: August 16, 2019

Rounds Header

Board of Directors Election Results

Thank you to all residents who submitted their nominations, and to all those who voted! We are excited to welcome Dr. Heather Cadenhead (R2, Anesthesiology), Dr. Casey Chan (R4, General Internal Medicine), Dr. Naima Kotadia (R2, Anesthesiology), Dr. Daphne Lu (R2, General Surgery), Dr. Sarah Silverberg (R2, Pediatrics), and Dr. Brandon Tang (R2, Internal Medicine) to the 2019 – 2020 Board of Directors! Join us at the Annual General Meeting to meet this year’s Board. Teleconference option is available, and the call-in info can be found on the RSVP page.

Join Fellow Residents for Badminton!

Resident-led badminton is back! Shuttle Docs will be happening on Sunday, August 25 from 4 to 6 PM. All residents of all skill levels are welcome! For more info and to sign up, visit their form.

CME on the Run! 2019-2020

The CME on the Run sessions, hosted by UBC CPD, are held at the Paetzold Lecture Theatre, Vancouver General Hospital and there are opportunities to participate via videoconference from various hospital sites. Each program runs on Friday afternoons from 1 – 5 PM and includes great speakers and learning materials. The first event will be taking place on October 4 on MSK, Sport Medicine & Rheumatology. Check out the full program on the UBC CPD website.

Donate Blood for September Healthcare Month

Why not make a positive change in someone’s life and starting by donating blood? Every 60 seconds, someone in Canada needs blood. Book your appointment on blood.ca or the GiveBlood app, and be sure to use our team ID, RESI913965.

CalendarUpcoming Events

Baseball Social
August 17

Annual General Meeting
August 21

Book and appleDid you Know?

If you take a week of vacation in a block, the maximum number of call you can complete is reduced to 5.

laptop computer blog onlineFeatured Blog Articles

August 8
Check out our recap of the Kelowna Social!

August 14
The August Resident Spotlight with Dr. Rebekah Eatmon is now out!

question mark post it thumbtack multicolour rainbowFeedback Question

What are you looking forward to most this Fall?

Email us your answer at info@residentdoctorsbc.ca by August 30 and you could win! ($10 to Starbucks, iTunes or Amazon.) The winner will be selected at random from all correct entries and announced in the next edition of Rounds. The winner from the last edition was Dr. Marlise Sovka. Please contact us with your choice of gift card!

author: Sasha Zalyvadna