Rounds – August 7, 2015

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Board of Directors Nominations

Nominations for the 2015/2016 Board of Directors are now open; to run in the election, complete this nomination form by noon on August 20th. Please note the form requires the support of two members other than yourself. Elections will follow after the nomination period.

Resident Instructors Wanted

The Association of International Medical Graduates of BC invites UBC Residents to participate as instructors for study sessions to help IMGs prepare for Canadian medical exams, including the MCCEQ2 and the BC IMG OSCE. Please read the details andguidelines for more information.


Upcoming Events

Block 1 Deadline
Call submissions for Block 1 must be submitted by midnight on August 18th for on-time payment. Block 1 submissions will be accepted until midnight on September 2nd, but will be paid late.
Annual General Meeting (AGM)
The Resident Doctors of BC AGM will be at 6pm on September 16th at the office. We invite all members to attend to review the year, and vote on changes to the Constitution and By-Laws.
Email Resident Doctors BC to RSVP

Book and appleDid you Know?

The LMCCQEII was created in 1993, in this same year the mandatory internship year was eliminated.

Firework Social

On Wednesday July 29th, Resident Doctors of BC hosted its annual Fireworks social, attended by over 60 people. Congrats to Dr. Jon Ramkumar who won the prize draw of two White Caps tickets.


Resident Doctors of BC Trivia

Name one of the discounts Resident Doctors of BC has for residents. Email your answer by August 14th and you could win! ($10 Starbucks, iTunes or Amazon gift card) *Winner selected at random from all correct entries*
The correct answer from the last edition was: Parking while on cross coverage is covered
The winner was: Dr. Meghan Ho
Be sure to email the office if you are the rounds winner to collect your prize!

author: Melissa Nilan