rounds: August 30, 2019

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Resident-Led Workout Sessions

Come join other residents for a fun group workout session facilitated by a kinesiologist, for free! On Friday afternoons, 4-4:45pm, at the Medical Student Alumni Center until Oct 4, 2019, residents will meet for some circuit training with stations utilizing resistance bands, plyometrics and body weight resistance. All levels of fitness are welcome, as you can do each station at your own pace. You can contact Peter van Stolk (pvanstolk@alumni.ubc.ca) if you have questions!

Victoria Lunch & Learn & Social

Hey Victoria residents, we hope you’re hungry! We’ll be coming your way on Wednesday, September 18 for a Lunch & Learn, followed by dinner at 6:30 PM at Spinnakers Gastro Brewpub. Bring your spouse/partner/plus one and RSVP over on our website.

Annual General Meeting Documents

The documents presented at the Annual General Meeting are now available on our website, including the Annual Report, last year’s meeting minutes, changes to committees and by-laws.

Resident Wellness Office: Support Group for Residents on Leave

Many Residents that have gone on a medical leave have described it as being a stressful and isolating experience and have wanted a way to connect with other Residents going through the same thing. The Resident Wellness Office has created a 4 week support group that meets once a week starting September 17. More info.

Technologies in Emergency Care – TEC Vancouver 2019

Organized by clinicians for clinicians, TEC Vancouver brings health professionals, health organizational and industry leaders together to apply innovations to real life challenges in primary and emergency patient care in BC and beyond. Happening on Saturday, November 2. More info and registration.

CalendarUpcoming Events

Victoria Lunch & Learn & Social
September 18

Allergy & Clinical Immunology Update
September 28

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There is no requirement to make up call following an elective.

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What do you do to ensure personal wellness?

Email us your answer at info@residentdoctorsbc.ca by September 13 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. Amyna FIdai. Please contact us with your choice of gift card!

author: Sasha Zalyvadna