rounds: December 23, 2022

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RDBC Office Holiday Period

The RDBC office will be closed starting Friday, December 23, 12 PM PST, until Tuesday, January 3 for the holiday period. The main inbox, info@residentdoctorsbc.ca, will be checked intermittently during this time. We wish everyone a good holiday period!


Special opportunity for members of the CMA Ambassador Program

The Canadian Medical Association (CMA), MD Financial Management Inc. and Scotiabank together proudly support the International Congress on Academic Medicine (ICAM), taking place Apr. 13–18, 2023, in Quebec City. ICAM is one of several initiatives that comprise our 10-year, $115 million commitment to supporting the medical profession and advancing health in Canada, including providing funding for 25 CMA Ambassadors to attend the conference in person and more to attend virtually.

Medical learners and early-career physicians with an interest in health research and medical education are invited to join the CMA Ambassador Program. Reach out to them about why you should be selected to attend ICAM by completing this survey by Monday, Jan. 9, 2023.


Be Featured in Resident Spotlight

Resident Spotlight, where we interview our residents about their lives, hobbies and careers is looking for volunteers! All interviews are conducted over email with ample turn around time to account for busy schedules. If you are interested in being interviewed, or know someone who you think would make for a great feature, send an email to diana@residentdoctorsbc.ca.

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Do you want to give a public, yet anonymous thank you to a fellow resident? Visit Paging Positivity!

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Trivia Question

When does the RDBC office re-open?

Email us your answer at info@residentdoctorsbc.ca by January 6 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. Linda Yi Yang. Please contact us with your choice of gift card!

author: Diana Martinez