IMG Orientation Conference - Spring 2019 (BC-PIP)

IMG Orientation Conference - Spring 2019 (BC-PIP)

A component of 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 Surrey, BC with distributed videoconference sites in Kamloops, Prince George, & Victoria
  • Apr 13, 2019
Surrey Memorial Hospital
Lecture Theatre 110
Surrey
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Overview

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

Venue

Surrey Memorial Hospital, UBC Lecture Room M-B.110 LT. (13750 96 Ave) and videoconference sites in Kamloops (Royal Inland Hospital), Prince George (University Hospital of Northern BC), and Victoria (Victoria General Hospital) - expand link below for full details.

VIDEOCONFERENCE SITES

Royal Inland Hospital | 311 Columbia Street, Kamloops, BC V2C 2T1
Room: CSB 01404

University Hospital of Northern British Columbia | 1475 Edmonton St, Prince George, BC V2M 1S2
Room: LDC 0514

Victoria General Hospital | 1 Hospital Way, Victoria, BC V8Z 6R5
Room: 1916

If you are a physician who wishes to register for this seminar and you are not currently registered in the provisional class with the College, please email Kathryn Young, UBC CPD Project Manager.

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

Tuition fees for the Spring 2019 IMG Orientation Conference are generously provided for BC-PIP participants by the Joint Collaborative Committees (JCCs), a partnership of the Ministry of Health and Doctors of BC.

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Contact

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

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