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Negotiations Committee: Applications Now Open

RDBC is heading towards a year of negotiations for the upcoming changes to your Collective Agreement. We are looking for passionate, knowledgable and committed members to join us in advocating for the best Collective Agreement possible. If you think you have what it takes, apply here. Deadline is Sept. 5.

CoPR Nominations Are Open Until Sept. 3

This is an exciting year for CoPR, as we will play a very significant role in relaying information to all residents about the Collective Agreement negotiations from the RDBC Negotiations Committee and Board of Directors, as well as bringing feedback back to the negotiators. CoPR reps will keep the residents in their programs updated on the negotiations process and encourage participation from the programs to help the negotiators set priorities. For more info and to apply, click here.

RSVP to RDBC Labour Day BBQ

Come celebrate the end of summer with us on Monday, September 3 for a BBQ on Kitsilano Beach! Bring your flip-fops, your partner and/or family, and head on down for this family friendly event. Food and drinks will be served on a first-come, first-serve basis, so be sure to RSVP (with any dietary restrictions) to events@residentdoctorsbc.ca.

Urgent: Internal Review Volunteers Needed

There is still a spot available for Geriatric Medicine on September 17, 2018 (AM Session). Email us at info@residentdoctorsbc.ca if interested. See the website for more info on the Internal Review process.

UBC Federation of Medical Women in Canada

Interested in women leadership in medicine? Being a mentor? Gaining a new mentor? The FMWC-Vancouver branch is collaborating with the UBC Medicine Student branch on hosting a mentor meet and greet on the evening of September 18, 2018. You must be a member of FMWC. For questions on the event, please email alanna.roberts@alumni.ubc.ca.

CalendarUpcoming Events

RDBC Labour Day BBQ
September 3

UBC Talent Show
September 27

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If you take a week of vacation in a block, the maximum number of call you can complete is reduced to 5.

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August 22, 2018
The August edition of the Resident Spotlight is now out!

August 22, 2018
Read our recap and view our photo gallery of the AGM and Board Dinner here.

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When is the RDBC Labour Day BBQ?
Email us your answer at info@residentdoctorsbc.ca by September 14 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. Kelly Wilson. Please contact us with your choice of gift card!

author: Sasha Zalyvadna