Self-Prescribing Joy

Self-Prescribing Joy

Hot & Current Topics Webinar Series

Target Audience:

Family physicians, specialists and all other health-care providers

Course Format: Online webinar
  • Jan 14, 2020
Broadcast from UBC CPD

Online from Vancouver BC


UBC CPD's popular Hot & Current Topics Webinar series is back in 2019-2020 presenting on hot & current topics online to view from the comfort of your own home or office. Topics in the 2019-2020 series span vaping, physician wellness, alternative but useless medical treatments, and Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD).

After learners have attended sessions in the series they will be able to do the following:

  1. Discuss current and significant medical topics
  2. Describe the latest evidence on the reviewed topics
  3. Apply new knowledge or skills into practice

We will start the new year with a with a presentation on physician wellness: Self-Prescribing Joy by Dr. Simon Moore | Jan 14 | 1900-2000 PST


  • Moderator and presenter visible via webcam
  • Presentation slides visible on the webinar
  • Audio live through your computer speakers
  • Your questions sent via the Q&A chat box


On the day of the session, you will receive an email from UBC with connection details. Please check your spam folders. You should add "" to your safe sender list. If you do not see the connection email, please contact us.

Please close all other programs during the webinar, and turn on your computer speakers with the volume up.

If you would like to connect your local video conferencing room to this presentation, please contact Senior Program Assistant, Hadas Haft (

Key Speakers

Dr. Simon Moore

Dr. Simon Moore has a passion for teaching and he hates boring lectures. He is a former President of the Canadian Association of Internes of Residents (now known as Resident Doctors of Canada). He has worked in rural BC, Northwest Territories, and Ontario, and now works in Urgent Care and at an Indigenous Family Health Team. Dr. Moore is an award-winning teacher in the UBC Faculty of Medicine, and is the founder and lead faculty of The Review Course in Family Medicine.

Skills Gained

  1. Practice strategies that your peers are using to improve happiness at work
  2. Advocate for elimination of burnout in Canadian physicians with evidence-based local and national interventions 


Free! Limited space. Please email if you register but cannot attend. Other colleagues might need that space.

Cancellations and Refunds

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If you have any questions, please contact Senior Program Assistant, Hadas Haft (

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