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UBC medical students celebrate their first step on the path to residency

UBC medical students celebrate their first step on the path to residency

Among a room full of fourth-year UBC medical students, Katherine Lam smiles as she pulls a white T-shirt from the pile and reaches for a marker on the table. In block letters, she writes “FAM,” and underneath “Victoria.” “I matched to UBC’s Family Medicine program in Victoria,” she says. “I’m really excited because it’s a […]

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 […]