***CANCELLED*** IMG Orientation Conference Spring 2020

***CANCELLED*** IMG Orientation Conference Spring 2020

A component of the BC Physician Integration Program (BC-PIP)

Accreditation
Target Audience:

Physicians registered in the provisional class with the College of Physicians & Surgeons of BC (CPBSC).

Course Format: One day in-person course in Vancouver, BC with distributed videoconference sites in Victoria, Kelowna & Prince George
  • May 9, 2020
Surrey Memorial Hospital
13750 96 Ave
Surrey
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Overview

IMG ORIENTATION SPRING 2020 CANCELLED

After careful consideration we have made the decision to cancel the IMG Orientation Spring 2020, planned for May 9, 2020. This is a disappointing but prudent decision as the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve rapidly. The safety and well-being of our learners and their patients is our top priority.

The next IMG Orientation will take place on Sunday, September 13, 2020. For more information, visit: https://ubccpd.ca/course/img-orientation-f2020. If this affects your ability to complete BC-PIP within the timeframe provided to you by CPSBC, please contact provisionalcompliance@cpsbc.ca at your earliest convenience.

For any other questions please contact us at bc.pip@ubc.ca.

This one-day seminar covers the following topics:

  • Ethics, liability, communication and professionalism
  • Cultural considerations of communicating with patients in Canada
  • Introduction to indigenous health
  • Physician self-care and resilience

Please note: this one-day seminar is for physicians registered in the provisional class with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia (CPSBC)

Skills Gained

Upon completion of the orientation, participants will be able to:

  • Identify features of medical practice unique to British Columbia (BC) and Canada, including issues related to culture and diversity
  • Identify and access clinical and educational resources and supports (local, provincial and national), including those related to ethical and/or medico-legal questions or concerns
  • Recognize how one’s own cultural beliefs and attitudes impact relationships with patients
  • Discuss the determinants affecting health status of Indigenous people
  • Consider how trauma-informed practice may help improve care provision for Indigenous patients in BC
  • Review practices that can promote resilience and wellbeing for health care providers
  • Recognize the signs, symptoms, and causal factors of physician burnout
  • Create a personalized physician burnout prevention plan

Cost

Free: The Joint Collaborative Committees (JCCs), a partnership of the Ministry of Health and Doctors of BC, has generously approved funding to cover tuition fees for provisionally licensed BC-PIP participants to attend the IMG Orientation Conference from April 13, 2019 through March 31, 2022.

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Contact

bc.pip@ubc.ca
604.675.3777
(Mon-Fri 0830-1630)

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