January 2019

Journal Club Meeting
Topic: Opioid Debate
Date: Wednesday, January 16, 2019 from 6:30 PM (dinner), 7:00 PM (discussion)
Location: Dr. Chow’s Home
Facilitator: Dr. Iris Liu
Learn more here regarding the rules.
A big thank you to Dr. Chow, Dr. Cohen, and their family for hosting our Journal Club evening!

Academic Half Day Field Trip: Maplewood Care Society
Topic: Perspectives on Long-Term Residential Care
Date: Thursday, January 24, 2019
Presentation: 8:30-10:00 Board President Ann Douglas & UBC Site Director Dr. Holden Chow
Field trip: 10:00-12:00 Visit at Maplewood Care Society
Resources from this AHD may be found here.
Thank you to Ann Douglas and the staff at Maplewood Care Society for educating us on long-term residential care!


February 2019

Journal Club Meeting
Drug History
Date: Wednesday, February 20, 2019 from 6:30 PM (dinner), 7:00 PM (discussion)
Location: TBA
Facilitator: Dr. Iris Liu


March 2019

Journal Club Meeting
Date: Wednesday, March 20, 2019 from 6:30 PM (dinner), 7:00 PM (discussion)
Location: TBA
Facilitator: Dr. Iris Liu


April 2019

Journal Club Meeting
Date: Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 6:30 PM (dinner), 7:00 PM (discussion)
Location: Program Coach’s House
Facilitator: Dr. Iris Liu

Academic Half Day Scholar: PIP Day!
Date: Thursday, April 18, 2019
Location: ARHCC Baker 1 Conference Room
Time: 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Preceptors are invited to join us!

Academic Half Day Special Guest: Carolyn Canfield, Canada’s first Patient Safety Champion, UBC Adjunct Professor, and co-founder of BC’s Patients in Education and Patient Advisors Network
Topic: Expanding Patient Partnerships: Better Experiences For All
Date: Thursday, April 25, 2019
Location: ARHCC Baker 1 Conference Room
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Preceptors are invited to join us!

Game of Throws
Game of Throws is back!
Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019
Location: Envision Athletic Centre, UFV Abbotsford
Register here.

Faculty Development Breakfast: Identifying Learners in Difficulty & Virtual Medicine 
Date: Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Location: ARHCC Baker 1 Conference Room
Facilitator: Jacqueline P. Ashby, Ed.D.
Register here.
This session we will cover the latest research in identifying learners in difficulty as well as discuss some of the advancements in virtual medicine as it relates to education and patient care. I’m also going to share 2-3 pearls from the Wilderness Medicine Conference. 


May 2019

Faculty Development: 2019 Annual Medical Education Day for Health Professionals & 15th Dr. William Webber Lecture in Medical Education
Topic: The Learning Environment
Date: Friday, May 10, 2019
University Golf Club
5185 University Blvd, Vancouver
Register here.

Journal Club Meeting
Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2019 from 6:30 PM (dinner), 7:00 PM (discussion)
Location: Dr. Jeff Kornelsen’s home
Facilitator: Dr. Iris Liu

Academic Half Day Special Guest: Dr. Victoria Lee, CEO and President of Fraser Health
Topic: Innovation in Digital Health
Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019 from 11:00-12:00 p.m.
Location: Baker 1 ARHCC


June 2019

Pub & Papers 2019: Scholar & Preceptor Appreciation
Date: Thursday, June 6, 2019
Dinner begins at 7:00 p.m. / Presentations from 7:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Location: ARH Learning Centre Conference Rooms 3A & 3B
RSVP here!
Join our UBC Abbotsford-Mission Family Practice Residency Program as we recognize our Residents’ scholarly achievements and celebrate our Preceptors who have contributed to our Residents’ journey! This informal evening is an opportunity for our Residents to share their research with our surrounding community and for our program to continue to network, collaborate, and build upon the ideas and insights emerging from our Residents’ work. Peruse the Agenda & Scholar Project Summaries here!

Faculty Development: Okanagan Orchards Retreat
Date: Saturday, June 8, 2019
Location: Kelowna, BC
Facilitator: UBC Department of Family Practice
Learn more here!

Fourth Annual R1 vs. R2 Volleyball Tourney
Date: June 27, 2019 1-4 p.m.
Location: Mission Brew Pub, Mission, B.C.

Abbotsford-Mission Family Practice Residency Program
Graduation/Orientation
Date: Friday, June 28, 2019
Time: TBA


August/September 2019

Third Annual Resiraptor vs. Precipitator Volleyball Tourney
Join us for the showdown between our Residents and Preceptors! Families are welcome!
Date: TBA
Location: Mission Springs Pub (sandcourts in the back) Mission, B.C.