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Medical Assistance in Dying Conference (MAiD)

Medical Assistance in Dying Conference (MAiD)

More information:  http://maidconference.ca/             The Canadian Association of Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD) Assessors and Providers invites you to participate in an inaugural national conference on Medical Assistance in Dying. Date:          June 2-3, 2017 Time:         08:00 am – 5:00 pm daily Location:  Victoria, BC   Accreditation:  This CME accredited […]

The Iron Conundrum

The Iron Conundrum: Prenatal Alcohol Exposure and Brain Iron – Clinical Implications Chan Centre for Family Health Education (Auditorium) February 27 – 28, 2017 8:45am – 12:00 pm   Individuals with mental health and neurodevelopmental conditions often present with restless movement patterns and facial mimic characteristics, including hyper-/hypo-arousability hyper-kinesia, and hypermotor-restlessness (H-behaviours).  H-behaviours cause disruptive […]

UBC MEDTalks: The Genomics Revolution

UBC MEDTalks: The Genomics Revolution

https://www.alumni.ubc.ca/event/medtalks-genomics-revolution/ Presented by UBC Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Dentistry, and Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, in partnership with alumni UBC The sequencing of the human genome has been hailed as a scientific breakthrough in that it has opened the human genetic blueprint to investigations of all questions ranging from human origins to the understanding of […]

BCPSQC Clinician Quality Academy

Clinician Quality Academy is a professional development program delivered over an eight-month period, beginning in April 2017- registration is open until February 17.  The curriculum of Clinician Quality Academy features content and learning modules designed specifically for physicians, and aims to build capability to lead quality and safety initiatives in any health care setting.  To […]