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rounds – Jan 20, 2017

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Internal Reviews

UBC is conducting internal reviews on all postgraduate residency programs with the goal of enabling positive changes that will benefit both residents and faculty. The following programs require a resident volunteer (note that reviewers cannot be from the program they are reviewing). If you are interested, please email us.
– Medical Biochemistry: Feb 21, 2017, morning
– Adult Endocrinology: Mar 19, 2017, afternoon
– Medical Genetics: Apr 12, 2017, afternoon
– Adult Infectious Diseases: May 16, 2017, afternoon

Director of Communications

Congratulations to our new Director of Communications, Dr. Bolu Ogunyemi. Dr. Ogunyemi is taking over the role from Dr. Goldis Mitra who graduated in December.

Art Contest Winner

Special thanks to Dr. Yi Ariel Liu for her submission to our colouring page contest. Dr. Liu won $150 gift certificate for Amazon, and her colouring page will be handed out during RAW. See the winning submission here! Download a copy for your own children.

CalendarUpcoming Events

Block 7 Deadline
The deadline to submit call shifts for Block 7 is January 30th.

Resident Awareness Week (RAW)
RAW takes place Feb 6-10th. We are looking for residents to help out at our awareness booths.

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The Resident Doctors of BC Awards of Excellence are a great way to recognize a colleague or staff member who have made a positive contribution to residency training. The nomination deadline has been extended to Feb 6th at noon. Click here for award and nomination details.

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When will the January meal allowance be paid?
Email your response by Jan 30 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. Erica Hack. Thanks for the feedback!

author: Melissa Nilan