Collective Agreement booklet

Rounds – February 6, 2015

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Collective Agreements Available

Printed copies of the Collective Agreement are now available at the Resident Doctors of BC office. Copies have also been mailed to UBC for distribution. The Collective Agreement is also available on the Resident doctors of BC website.

Awards of Excellence

Nominations are now open for the 2014 Awards of Excellence.
Award of Merit
Dr. Patricia Clugston Memorial Award for Excellence in Teaching
Resident Advocate Award
Nominate a recipient by by February 28th


Upcoming Events

Resident Awareness Week

Resident Awareness Week is February 16 – 20th, and there are a number of initiatives planned.
  • Visit us at the hospital booths throughout the week
  • Watch out for the new ads on the Canada Line and buses
  • Watch Breakfast Television on Tuesday February 17th
  • Visit us at public booths at community centres in the Lower Mainland

Book and appleDid you Know?

Resident Doctors of BC’s history dates back to 1969 when 20% of residents lost their jobs due to budget cuts. The inaugural President was Dr. Meek


New Website

Nominate a Resident for the Doctors of BC Changemaker Award.
The award recognize a Doctors of BC resident member who goes out of their way to advocate for a stronger health care system through political or medical advocacy.


Resident Doctors of BC Trivia

Who were the winners of last year’s Awards of Excellence? Email your answer to Resident Doctors of BC by February 18th for your chance to win! ($10 ESSO, JJ Bean, or Strabucks card) *Winners are selected at random from all correct entries*
The correct answer from last edition: The Professional Expense benefit is paid to all R1 and R2 residents.
The winner was Dr. Michael Luong

author: Michelle Seymour