BC Obesity Summit Conference 2019

Apr 6 (Sat) | Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue | Vancouver BC
Target audience: Family physicians, surgeons, registered dietitians, nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, midwives, residents, others with an interest in caring for the obese patient
Up to 6.25 Mainpro+/MOC Section 1
Course contenthttps://ubccpd.ca/course/bcos2019#agenda
Register now! https://events.eply.com/BCOS2019               
This meeting serves as a forum to connect health care practitioners who share a specific interest in caring for the obese patient. Expert and guest speakers from the obesity discipline will
review a broad range of topics on obesity and bariatrics. We have added an ‘Ask the Expert’ session this year so bring your challenging cases!
o   Keynote: Bariatric Surgery – Learning from the Past to Shape the Future | Dr. Alfons Pomp
o   Keynote: Dr. Stephen E. Glazer to present An Internist’s Guide to Finding a Great Bariatric Surgery Patient, & Sexual Health in the Obese and Bariatric Population
o   Ask the Expert! Complex case discussions with leaders in the field
o   Social Event: Reception to network with colleagues and conference delegates after the sessions

BC Surgical Oncology Network’s Annual Fall Update 2018

The BC Cancer Agency’s Surgeon Network (formerly Surgical Oncology Network or “SON” invites you to take part in its 2018 annual Fall Update at the Vancouver Four Seasons Hotel.

This year’s event will focus on Head & Neck and Endocrine Tumours. This event is expected to be approved as an Accredited Group Learning Activity eligible for up to 7.5 Section 1 credits as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

This one day conference features topics on surgical techniques, screening, pathology, quality indicators, adjuvant therapy, imaging, radiation and other relevant information regarding endocrine and head & neck cancers. The event will be chaired by Dr. Sam Wiseman (Chair, Surgeon Network Endocrine STG) and is a must-attend for surgical oncologists and general surgeons, and is of interest to medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, residents and other related specialists.

Includes breakfast and lunch buffet.

Date: Saturday October 13, 2018
Location: Four Seasons Hotel Downtown Vancouver, BC
Registration link: 

For more information or to register contact SON@bccancer.bc.ca or visit our website: www.bccancer.bc.ca/surgeonnetwork