rounds: November 9, 2018

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Movember Contest 2018

Happy Movember! RDBC will be donating $5 to the Movember Foundation for every moustache photo sent to us. Enter the fundraiser & contest to receive a $5 Starbucks gift card, and be entered for a chance to win the grand prize: $100 giftcard to a spa or hot shave of your choice. Resident voting for best moustache starts December 1. More info.

Resident Innovation Fund 2018

Do you have a project that needs funding? The applications for the Resident Innovation Fund close on December 14. Submit a proposal under one of the following categories: advancing patient care/health care system; innovation in technology; resident projects; and scholarly pursuits. More info.

RDBC Casting Call

Hey Residents, have you ever been interested in helping the public better understand what a Resident is? Resident Doctors of BC is currently looking for motivated, energetic residents who would be interested in acting in a video ad that introduces residents to the public. If you’ve acted before and are looking to dust off your old Oscars, fire us an email with your Program, Year, and previous acting experience by November 21st at info@residentsdoctorsbc.ca.

An Evening of Wine and Wisdom

The UBC Medical Alumni Association has brought back their Wine and Wisdom event for Thursday, December 6! Join your colleagues for a glass of wine and a discussion on self-care and avoiding burnout. More info.

VMA’s 96th Annual Osler Dinner

Residents are invited to attend the dinner and lecture by Dr. Gigi Osler, President of the CMA, on Tuesday, November 20. More info.

CalendarUpcoming Events

Parenting & Family Planning Workshop
November 17

Council of Program Representatives Meeting
November 21

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There are Crisis Resources available on the RDBC website for Residents under stress.

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October 25
What did you think of Fright Nights? Read our recap of the event!

October 31
Episode 8A of the Pulse Podcast is now out!

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When is the deadline for the Resident Innovation Fund? 

Email us your answer at info@residentdoctorsbc.ca by November 23 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. Raman Srivastava. Please contact us with your choice of gift card!

author: Sasha Zalyvadna