rounds: September 3, 2021

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Announcing the New Executive

Please welcome Dr. Julie Wong (PGY-2, Urology) as the new Director of Operations & Finance, Dr. Willow Thickson (PGY-1, Family Medicine – Vancouver Fraser) as the new Director of Resident Affairs & Wellness, and Dr. Soma Dalai (PGY-2, Internal Medicine) as the new Director of External & Labour Relations. All three executive directors have been elected from the 2021-2022 board election cycle.

Wednesday’s BC Protests

In the wake of the protests that took place in the province on Wednesday, September 1, the President and Executive have released a statement of support to the membership. Members can view it by logging in.

Apply to Join the Negotiations Committee

We are now seeking interested residents for the Negotiations Committee for the upcoming round of negotiations. Committee members will be determined by a selection committee of Board members who are not eligible to apply to the negotiations committee. For more information, including the criteria, visit our website.

2021 Resident Innovation Fund

Our annual Resident Innovation Fund will be returning soon with a large surprise! We are excited to launch this year’s fund to support resident projects. To find out more about past funds and recipients, visit our website.

Experienced an Injury in the Workplace?

Call the Provincial Workplace Health Call Centre to confidentially report an incident, exposure, or near miss at your facility.

1 (866) 922-9464

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When is the deadline to apply for the Negotiations Committee?

Email us your answer at info@residentdoctorsbc.ca by September 17 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. Manisha Tilak. Please contact us with your choice of gift card!

author: Sasha Zalyvadna