About Us

Welcome to UBC Medicine's Continuing Professional Development (UBC CPD) portal. We are a team of medical education professionals dedicated to helping physicians across BC improve their knowledge, professional performance and technical skills. We are pleased to offer you regular courses, programs, resources and support to physicians and other health care practitioners in a range of rural and urban settings.

UBC CPD is an official academic unit of UBC that is aligned with provincial, national, and international best practices. Our team includes 32 staff and 10 faculty associates who support an educational unit and an active research program.

We invite you to browse and register for our educational events, courses, and online activities and we look forward to supporting you in improving your practice.

Yours in health,

Dr. Brenna Lynn, Associate Dean of Continuing Professional Development

Vision

Leaders in health improvement through innovative Continuing Professional Development.

Mission

To research, develop, implement, and evaluate continuing professional development (CPD) initiatives for physicians and other health professionals to optimize clinical practice and the delivery of patient care in order to improve health outcomes. As an academic unit, UBC CPD follows and contributes to best practices in CPD, including quality and practice improvement in BC and at national and international levels.

Accreditation

The University of British Columbia Faculty of Medicine, Division of Continuing Professional Development (UBC CPD) is fully accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Canadian Medical Education (CACME) to accredit programs and provide credits to physicians.

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