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rounds: October 11, 2019

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Resident Innovation Fund 2019

The Resident Innovation Fund is now accepting applications. Submit a project proposal for one of four categories for a chance to receive up to $2500 in funding. Open categories are: Advancing Patient Care/Health Care System, Innovation in Technology, Resident Projects, and Scholarly Pursuits. For more information, previous recipients and to apply, visit our website. Deadline for submissions is December 16, 2019, 12 PM PST.

There’s Still Time…

…to submit something for the Fall edition of the PULSE! We are looking for residents interested in expressing their creativity, whether through writing an article, poetry, or art—send it over to sasha@residentdoctorsbc.ca to be featured in the PULSE magazine coming out this November. Submission deadline is October 15.

BOO! Fright Nights Social

Our Annual Fright Nights Social is back for yet another year! Grab a friend or a partner and come out on Wednesday, October 23 for an evening of frights, food, and drinks. RSVP by October 20.

Let Us Shine the Spotlight!

Are you interested in being featured in our Resident Spotlight? We are looking for residents eager to talk about their work, experiences or passions! All interviews are conducted over email with plenty of time consideration to account for busy resident schedules. Email sasha@residentdoctorsbc.ca if you are interested, or want to volunteer a friend or colleague you think would be a great fit!

Doctors of BC Disability Insurance

If you are not enrolled with Doctors of BC Disability Insurance (optional top-up to your Employer-Paid LTD), you are able to participate in their open enrollment period from October 1, 2019 to January 15, 2020. Your acceptance will be automatic, and you will not be required to answer any medical questions. For more information on Doctors of BC Disability Insurance, click here. If you have any questions about the plan, please email insurance@doctorsofbc.ca or call 604-638-7914 to chat with one of their commissioned advisors.

CalendarUpcoming Events

Jump Into Fall – UBC Medicine
October 17

Fright Nights Social
October 23

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Is there something missing, broken or dirty in your call room? Call RDBC after you contact the appropriate on-site facilities, and we will follw-up with the site to ensure all call rooms meet the Collective Agreement standard.

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When is the Fright Nights Social?

Email us your answer at info@residentdoctorsbc.ca by October 25 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. Danny Lee. Please contact us with your choice of gift card!

author: Sasha Zalyvadna