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The UBC Division of Continuing Professional Development (UBC CPD) is the office of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of British Columbia that has responsibility for continuing professional education for the practicing physicians and other health-care professionals in British Columbia.

UBC CPD
Vancouver General Hospital - Jim Pattison Pavilion North 3300
910 W 10th Ave
(Map: enter through 950 W 10th Ave, Main Entrance)
Vancouver BC V5Z 1M9
T 604.875.5101
F 604.875.5078
cpd.info@ubc.ca

Directions

Entering from north entrance (off 10th Ave) – recommended route
Enter at doors next to Emergency entrance. Sign will read 950 W 10th Avenue. Pass locked stairwell through second set of doors, arriving to a set of elevators on the left. Take elevators to the 3rd floor. When you exit the elevators, turn left.

Entering from south entrance (off 12th Ave)
Upon entering the main doors, there will be an information booth directly ahead. Walk around the information booth, passing an education centre (not UBC CPD), to a set of elevators. Take the elevators/stairs to the third floor. When exiting the elevators, head out of the alcove and follow the corridor. You will pass the Centre of Excellence in Surgical Education and Innovation (CESEI). Turn left at the first hallway.

Entering from the west entrance (off Laurel St)
If you are coming from Laurel Street (across from the Diamond Health Care Centre), cross the street to the stairs. Enter the building and walk down to the Information booth. Turn left at the information booth, and you will be heading toward the Education Centre (described above). At that point you can follow the above directions from there (elevator to 3, pass CESEI, first available left to the end of the hall).

UBC CPD Location

From YVR:

BY TAXI: Tell the taxi driver to take you to the Emergency Room entrance at Vancouver General Hospital (at the corner of West 10th Avenue and Laurel). Head towards the door to the right of the Emergency Room with the sign "MAIN ENTRANCE - 950 West 10th Avenue". Entering those doors, and proceeding through the second set of double doors, you will see a set of elevators to your left. Take those elevators to the third floor (exiting the same elevator doors you entered) and immediately to your left is the entrance to UBC CPD.

BY CANADA LINE SKYTRAIN: Take the Skytrain to Broadway/City Hall station, which will spit you out at the south/east corner of Broadway and Cambie Street. Walk south (do a u-turn to the left when you come out of the station) for one block to 10th Avenue. Turn right at West 10th (the first light) and walk about 4 blocks to 950 W10th (it will be on the left side of the street). Head towards the door to the right of the Emergency Room with the sign "MAIN ENTRANCE - 950 West 10th Avenue". Entering those doors, and proceeding through the second set of double doors, you will see a set of elevators to your left. Take those elevators to the third floor (exiting the same elevator doors you entered) and immediately to your left is the entrance to UBC CPD.

Accreditation:
JoAnna Cassie 

Conference Services:
Lindsay Callan

Rural Rounds/Videoconference/Webinar Program:
Stephanie Ameyaw

This Changed My Practice and website:
Nina Zoric 

Provide Feedback: http://ubccpd.ca/feedback

FAQ

  • How do I obtain copies of my receipts and certificates?
  1. Click on the Log In button on the top right hand corner of the webpage.
  2. Log in with your UBC CPD registration system account and password.
  3. Once you have logged into your account, click on your name located on the top left hand corner of the page. From there , you will be able to see a list of all past events you have attended with UBC CPD.
  4. To download your receipt or certificate, simply click on the blue receipt / certificate button next to the conference name.
  • How to I recover my password for the registration system?
  1. Click on the Log In button on the top right hand corner of the webpage.
  2. Click on the blue underlined phrase, “If you know you have a password, but have forgotten it, please click here to recover it.
  • How do I sign up for a new account?
  1. Click on the Log In button on the top right hand corner of the webpage.
  2.  Click on the blue underlined phrase, “If you don't have a username or password, or are unsure about this, please click here.
  • I am trying to make my payment online, but the system is not accepting my payment.
    We accept payments made by Visa and Master Card through the online payment system. (American Express and Visa Debit cards are not accepted)
    Methods of Payments
    :
    1. Online: Visa and MasterCard
    2. By Phone: 604-875-5101. Our office is open from 0830-1630 Monday–Friday.
    3. Cheque: Please address cheques payable to UBC CPD and mail to UBC CPD, VGH JPPN 3300, 910 W 10th Ave, Vancouver BC V5Z 1M9.
  • I clicked on and registered for the wrong course/ conference by accident and now the system will not allow me to sign up for the course I ‘d like to attend.
    Please send us an email at cpd.info@ubc.ca and we will adjust your registration for you.
  • How can I make changes (workshop selections, dinner tickets etc.) to my registration for a course/ conference I have already signed up for?
    Please send us an email at cpd.info@ubc.ca indicating the changes you would like to make and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
  • I would like to cancel my registration for a course I have already paid for.
    Please send us an email at cpd.info@ubc.ca including your name, the course you are registered in, and the reason for your cancellation request.
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