Continuing Professional Development

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is a career long process. The Division actively supports and stresses the importance of high quality, evidence based and interactive learning. The CPD Committee meets 2 times a year and has the mandate to coordinate and govern the organization and development of physician learning activities for the UBC Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at GF Strong. The key ongoing activities are:

  1. Province Wide Rounds - 4.30 - 5.30 pm at GF Strong - weekly one hour rounds with all physiatrists in the Division attending
     
  2. Journal Club - 7.30 pm the first Tuesday of every month - where we critically appraise two articles
     
  3. Continuing Quality Improvement Rounds - 12.00 -1.00 pm the third Wednesday of every month at GF Strong - GF Strong staff member presents a quality of care topic relevant to the GF Strong inpatient or outpatient programs
     
  4. Research Rounds - Coordinated by Drs. Anton and Krassioukov

    • 12.00 - 1.00 pm the last Wednesday of every month at GF Strong - Speaker presents topic relevant to research
    • Province Wide Rounds - One session a year is slotted for research topic
    • Journal Club - One session a year is slotted for research topic
       
  5. Industry sponsored Education Sessions as topics arise - second Wednesday of the month 12.00 -1.00 pm
     
  6. Department of Medicine Grand Rounds - Once a year the Division has a representative present a relevant topic


Contact:
Mark Adrian, M.D., F.R.C.P.C.
Clinical Instructor and Director of Continuing Professional Development
UBC Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
 

Links to Division of PM&R Schedules

Journal Club

Province Wide Rounds

Continuing Quality Improvement Rounds

Research Rounds
 

Links to Rounds

Ortho Grand Rounds - www.orthosurgery.ubc.ca

Department of Medicine Grand Rounds - www.medicine.ubc.ca

Rheumatology Grand Rounds - www.ubcrheumatology.com

Neuropsychiatry Grand Rounds - www.psychiatry.ubc.ca
 

Links to National Associations

CAPMR - www.capmr.medical.org

APMR- www.aapmr.org

CASM - www.casm-acms.org

Canadian Medical Association - www.cma.ca

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada - www.rcpsc.medical.org

Association of Academic Physiatrists - www.physiatry.org

American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine - www.aanem.org


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