rounds: October 25, 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.

Board of Directors Meeting: You’re Invited!

The Board of Directors meeting is coming up on November 13, and you’re invited to attend! If you are interested in getting to know the Board and being up to date with what goes on at RDBC and how it affects your residency, this is the place to be. Please be sure to RSVP by October 30 to allow for correct catering numbers. RSVP here.

Reminder: Pre-Accreditation Questionnaire

Have your say in how UBC’s programs can be strengthened by participating in Resident Doctors of Canada’s Pre-Accreditation Questionnaire. An email with all the information has previously been sent out. All your information will remain confidential and no individual responses will be shared. You can withdraw at any time. The deadline to respond is October 30, 2019.

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!

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 is continuing their support group that meets once a week starting November 5. More info.

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Support Group for Residents on Leave
November 5

Board of Directors Meeting
November 13

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October 4
Read our recap of the Board Dinner & Handover!

October 25
The October Resident Spotlight with Dr. Casey Chan is now out!

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When is the deadline for the Pre-Accreditation Questionnaire?

Email us your answer at info@residentdoctorsbc.ca by November 8 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. John Stimson. Please contact us with your choice of gift card!

author: Sasha Zalyvadna