Welcome to Vancouver Division’s Event page – mark your calendar to engage in upcoming Division and partner webinars, and access past event recordings and Q&As to stay informed on topics that are important to you.

Upcoming Meetings & Events

Jan 20


COVID-19 Vaccines: mRNA Technology, Efficacy, Administration, and Risks

Dr. Julie Bettinger, PhD and Dr. Manish Sadarangani, BM BCh DPhil & Director, Vaccine Evaluation Center, BCCH Research Institute. Hosted by Surrey Memorial Hospital Clinical Practice Guideline Rounds. Register here.



Jan 28


COVID Vaccine Town Hall

Vancouver Division and VCH are hosting a COVID briefing, with Q&A session, for primary care providers to discuss B.C.’s vaccination plan. The session will be with Dr. Meena Dawar (Medical Officer for Richmond, and VCH’s Immunization Programs lead) and Cindy Masaro (VCH Regional Director, Communicable Disease Control).  Register here.



Event Recordings

COVID-19 e-Learning: A Course for Family Physicians – BCCFP

Webinars on COVID-19 Vaccines – PHAC

COVID-19 Vaccine Foundations for Health Care Providers – PHAC

Catalyst for Change: Social, Economic and Environmental Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic – Almuni UBC (December 8)

A Practical Approach to Managing RTIs in the Era of COVD-19 and Virtual Care – CFPC (October 22)

New Contracts Options for New to Practice and Group Family Doctors (Oct 7)

How COVID-19 Reveals Gaps in Food Security – Alumni UBC (August 20)

What is the COVID-19 Epidemic in B.C. Teaching Us? (July 16).

An Opportunity to Re-evaluate High Value Care and Clinical Preventive Services – CFPC (June 18)
Presentation Slides

A Conversation with Dr. Bonnie Henry: How the Invisible Infrastructure of Public Health Offers Hope in a Pandemic – UBC (June 8)

Caring for Vulnerable Patients during the Pandemic – CFPC (May 28)
Presentation Slides

COVID-19 Expert Q&A with Dr. Bonnie Henry, Dr. David Patrick and Dr. Mel Krajden (May 26)
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Tackling COVID-19: Global Collaborations in Therapeutic Drug Trials and Vaccine Development – UBC (May 20)

Rapid COVID Evidence Reviews with the PEER Team (May 12)
Webinar Recording | Presentation Slides | PEER Talk Summaries (May 7)

Practice Standards and Medical Legal Obligations During COVID-19 – CPSBC/ CMPA (May 7)

Clinical Presentation of COVID-19 Infections – CFPC (April 9)

Protecting Patients and Physicians during the Pandemic – CPFC (April 2)

Virtual BC COVID-19 Symposium (April 9)

Alcohol and Opioid Use in the Time of COVID-19 (April 9)

COVID-19 Update: Implications for the Management of Maternity Patients (April 7)

Frail Elderly Care

Protecting the Health of our Seniors during the COVID-19 Pandemic – UBC (April 30)

Optimizing Care of the Elderly and Long-term Care Residents During the Pandemic – CFPC (April 23)

Palliative Care and Approaching Conversations with COVID-19 (April 23) – Webinar Summary only

COVID-19: Advance Care Directives  – CMPA

Get Started Webinars

Quick Start to Virtual Care for MOAs – DTO (April 2)
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Quick Start to Virtual Care for Physicians – DTO (Mar 19)
Quick Start Guide | Presentation Slides

Virtual Care in Quick Steps Webinar – North Shore Division (March 16)
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Virtual Care Enablement Program – DTO (March 12)

Virtual Health Platform Webinars

Using Mailchimp and Fongo Works for Patient Communication – DTO (April 9)
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Think Research – Vancouver Division (April 8)
Presentation Slides | Info Sheets

OnCall Health – Vancouver Division (April 7)
Presentation Slides

Synaptek Webex – Vancouver Division (April 3)
Presentation Slides

Cisco Webex – Vancouver Division (April 2)
Presentation Slides

Medeo (April 2)

Livecare – Vancouver Division (March 27)
Presentation Slides – DTO (April 8)
Presentation Slides – Vancouver Division (March 23)
Presentation Slides | Physician’s Perspective: Dr. Stephanie Chu | Dr. Alyssa Cantarutti

Zoom – Vancouver Division (March 24)
Presentation Slides | Physician’s Perspective: Dr. Eric Cadesky