rounds: March 1, 2019

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Annual Tax Clinics

There are still some spots left for the Surrey Tax Clinic—be sure to register! Vancouver Tax Clinic waitlist is available for a good chance at getting in. For any questions, email education@flci.ca.

Pulse Podcast Episode 7C – February Negotiations Update

In this episode Ashley Yip (IM R1) talks to Geoff Frost (PM&R R3) about the ongoing contract Negotiations between your union and the government. Make sure to be seated when you listen to this action packed and thrilling episode—we wouldn’t want you to be knocked off your feet from all the action. Podcast is available on iTunes and Podbean.

New Members Orientation 2019

Are you interested in getting involved with not only RDBC, but new Residents? We are looking for volunteers for our New Members Orientation on June 26, 2019! Email brandi@residentdoctorsbc.ca for more info.

UBC Run for Rural Medicine

Join UBC for the 15th annual Run for Rural Medicine on Sunday, March 10th for a 5k run/walk or 10k run along Jericho Beach. All proceeds go directly to support Hope Air, a charity that provides Canadians in financial need with free travel to medical care far from home. Register here. Interested in volunteering? Reach out to ubcmed.ruralrun@gmail.com.

Doctors of BC – Diversity & Inclusion Survey

Doctors of BC is embarking upon an extensive member consultation to learn how best to encourage greater diversity and inclusion of physicians within its governing bodies. Phase one started with a survey sent to Doctors of BC members via email on February 25th, the deadline for responses is midnight on Monday, March 11th. Please take 10 minutes to complete the survey. If you did not receive it or have questions, email communications@doctorsofbc.ca.

CalendarUpcoming Events

Board of Directors Meeting
March 6

UBC Run for Rural Medicine
March 10

Book and appleDid You Know?

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

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February 13
Read the brief recap of our RAW Tailgate Party!

Have you checked out Paging Positivity lately?

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What is your favourite part of spring?

Email us your answer at info@residentdoctorsbc.ca by March 15 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. Justin Oh. Please contact us with your choice of gift card!

author: Sasha Zalyvadna