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rounds: August 14, 2020

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2020-2021 Board of Directors

Thank you to everyone who submitted their nominations, as well as to those who voted for the new Board of Directors. We are excited to welcome our new Board members, and look forward to the upcoming year.

RSVP for the Annual General Meeting

This year’s AGM will be taking place virtually on August 26, 6:30 PM. Please join us for the evening as we welcome the new Board of Directors, review the past year, and discuss the goals and plans of the organization for 2020-2021.

Resident Workouts

Does your fitness routine need a boost? Residents are hosting a series of workouts on Friday afternoons between 4 and 5 PM. Led by a kinesiologist, the routines will combine cardio and strengthening. Ideally all that is needed are a resistance band, mat, and dumbbells or a heavy household object, but options will be provided for body weight-only exercises for those who aren’t interested in purchasing gear. Sessions are scheduled for July 24th & 31st, August 7th, 14th, and 28th, September 4th, & 11th, and October 2nd, 9th, and 16th. Email fridayresidentworkouts@gmail.com by midnight on Thursday for Meeting ID. Look forward to seeing you there!

Resident Doctors of Canada MCCQE-II Survey

Resident Doctors of Canada is seeking feedback on the experiences of residents who were scheduled to write the MCCQE-II in Spring 2020 or Fall 2020 and had an exam delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Take their survey.

Boston Children’s Hospital – Learning Opportunity for Pediatric Medical Residents

The Canadian Nutrition Society (CNS) is pleased to offer Canadian medical residents the chance to participate in this unique e-learning training program. Mead Johnson Nutrition/RB is generously offering to sponsor up to 10 resident Pediatricians and General Practitioners to attend this event that aims to accelerate your knowledge of nutrition and give you access to valuable tools and guidance to support you in your day to day practice and enhance your patient consultations. Click here for more information on the program and application process. Deadline to submit is Friday, August 21.

CalendarUpcoming Events

MEDTalks: The Nature of Mental Health During the COVID-19 Public Health Crisis
August 12

Annual General Meeting
August 26

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Do you have questions about how CMPA will now be reimbursed? See the Ministry of Health FAQ (Members Only section).

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July 22
Meet your BC representatives to Resident Doctors of Canada.

July 29
Congratulations to the recipients of the 2019 Resident Innovation Fund!

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When is the Annual General Meeting?

Email us your answer at info@residentdoctorsbc.ca by August 28 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. Kimberley Chang. Please contact us with your choice of gift card!

author: Sasha Zalyvadna