rounds: April 13, 2018

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Announcing Parenting Workshop

Come join us on Saturday, May 5, 12 PM – 3 PM for this year’s Parenting Workshop! Taking place at The Great Escape in Langley, the afternoon will be full of both presentations and activities for parents and kids alike. RSVP by April 27, 2018. More info.

MEDtalks – Emergency: Drug Use and Addiction in the 21st Century

Presented by UBC Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Dentistry, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Faculty of Arts, in partnership with alumni UBC. A limited amount of complimentary tickets are available to interested residents—please email Christina Salvatori if interested. More info.

Volunteer with Resident Doctors of Canada

Volunteering with RDoC is an opportunity for personal and professional growth for resident doctors. It is also an opportunity to have some fun getting to know your peers from across the country. Deadline to apply is Monday, April 30. More info.

Resident Doctors of Canada National Survey

RDoC seeks your opinions and experiences about residency training in areas such as medical education, Medical Assistance in Dying, generalism, and your wellness. Results from this survey will help them better advocate on your behalf with key stakeholders such as the CFPC, the Royal College, the Medical Council of Canada, CaRMS, etc. More info.

Pre-Canadian Conference on Physician Leadership (CCPL) Courses

Enhance your conference experience by attending one of the 5 pre-conference courses. Resident members of the CMA are entitled to a 50% discount per course. Apr 18 – 19.

University of Toronto Survey

The aim of this survey is to better understand the level of interest of Canadian residents in completing global health initiatives, and the barriers to pursuing such global health endeavours in order to guide future strategies to improve access to global health initiatives.
Please click the following link to begin: https://bit.ly/2pS43lK

CalendarUpcoming Events

“Shuttle Docs” Badminton
Sign up here! Apr 14.

UBC Medicine Art Show
More info + submissionsare open! Apr 21.

Book and appleDid you Know?

As Resident parents, you are entitled to 2 paid days to attend the birth of your child, and are also eligible for 35 weeks of unpaid leave.

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March 26, 2018
Did you miss out on the Innovation Fund winners announcement?

March 26, 2018
Tackling Taxes is the second episode of our Pulse Podcast, out now!

question mark post it thumbtack multicolour rainbowFeedback Question

What group activity is now eligible for RDBC funding?
E-mail your response to info@residentdoctorsbc.ca by April 27 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. Tristen Gilchrist. Please contact us with your choice of gift card!

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author: Sasha Zalyvadna