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rounds: May 10, 2019

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2018 Awards of Excellence Recipients

We are honoured to announce the recipients of the 2018 Awards of Excellence: Dr. Vincent Wong (PGY-2, Family Medicine) will be receiving the Award of Merit; Dr. Jasdeep Gill (Emergency & Family Medicine, Clinical Instructor) will be receiving the Dr. Patricia Clugston Memorial Award of Excellence in Teaching; and Dr. Navid Pooyan (PGY-2, Family Medicine) will be receiving the Residents’ Advocate Award. Drs. Wong, Gill and Pooyan will receive commemoration on a plaque at the Resident Doctors of BC office, a personal commemorative award, and a $1000 donation each to the charity/charities of their choice. For a full write up of the 2018 Awards, please visit our website.

Wellness Month…

…is in full swing! We have three great events lined up for the month of May, as well as our annual Happy Place contest. Come on out for the Pop-Up Roller Rink, the Day at the Vancouver Art Gallery, or join the waitlist for the Whitecaps game—and better yet, do all three and enter our annual Happy Place contest! Every entry will receive a gift card, a chance to win the $50 MEC gift card grand prize, and if you enter by May 20th, a chance to win two Whitecaps tickets. You can view a running list of this month’s activities over on our website.

UBC MAA Golf Tournament

Registration for the annual UBC Medical Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament is now open! Taking place at the beautiful University Golf Club on June 19, 2019, this event features a great day of golf, contests, dinner, prizes, and relaxation with fellow colleagues, classmates, and friends. Golfing not required! For more info, visit our website.

CalendarUpcoming Events

Pop-Up Roller Rink
May 11

Day at the Vancouver Art Gallery
May 19

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There is no requirement to make up call following an elective.

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April 16
Check out the latest PYOS Recap from Family Practice!

May 6
Congratulations to the 2018 Awards of Excellence Recipients!

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What is the grand prize for this year’s Happy Place contest?

Email us your answer at info@residentdoctorsbc.ca by May 24 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. Robin MacNearney. Please contact us with your choice of gift card!

author: Sasha Zalyvadna