Grand Rounds and CPD Events

Seminar

Listed below are psychiatry grand rounds and lectures taking place on a regular basis, in person and/or virtually, at sites across the province.

Detailed information, including speakers and topics, are provided to attendees in regular email communications. If you wish to be added to an email list for upcoming rounds at a particular site, please email your request to the respective contact/administrator.

Upcoming Rounds

VANCOUVER COASTAL HEALTH / PROVIDENCE HEALTH

VGH & UBC Hospitals / Vancouver Community Mental Health Services Educational Rounds

Date(s):            Every Tuesday (except first Tuesday of the month)

Time:                8:30am – 9:30am

Format:            Virtual on Zoom

CME Credits:  Yes – self-approved group learning activity as defined by the maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Contact:           To receive regular communications regarding this event, please contact Ms. Carmen Kehler at carmen.kehler@vch.ca.

Vancouver Coastal Health / Providence Health Regional Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Date(s):            First Tuesday of the month

Time:                8:30am – 9:30am

Format:            Virtual on Zoom

CME Credits:  Yes – self-approved group learning activity as defined by the maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Contact:           To receive regular communications regarding this event, please contact Mr. Kevin Elsaputra at kevin.elsaputra@vch.ca.

PROVINCIAL HEALTH SERVICES AUTHORITY

BCCH Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Ground Rounds

Date(s):            Every Wednesday

Time:                12:00pm to 1:00pm

Format:             Virtual on Zoom

CME Credits:  Yes – self-approved group learning activity as defined by the maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Contact:           To receive regular communications regarding this event, please contact Emma Wong at emma.wong@phsa.ca 

FRASER HEALTH

Royal Columbian Hospital Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Date(s):            Every Tuesday

Time:               12:00pm – 1:00pm

Format:            Virtual on Zoom

CME Credits:  Yes – self-approved group learning activity as defined by the maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Contact:           To receive regular communications regarding this event, please contact Ms. Judy Ferris at judy.ferris@fraserhealth.ca.

ISLAND HEALTH

Island Health Department of Psychiatry
Grand Rounds

Date(s):            Every Tuesday

Time:                12:00pm – 1:00pm

Format:            Virtual on Zoom

CME Credits:  Yes – self-approved group learning activity as defined by the maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Contact:           To receive regular communications regarding this event, please contact Dr. Alison Gregson at alison.gregson@islandhealth.ca.

Other Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Events

The UBC Department of Psychiatry is proud to join UBC Continuing Professional Development (UBC CPD) in organizing the Annual Pacific Psychopharmacology Conference. Clinical Professor and Division Head for Adult Psychiatry & Mental Health Services Dr. Randall White serves as Committee Co-Chair for this event.

Next year’s conference is slated for September 19-20, 2024!


The 9th Digital Mental Health International Congress is set to take place on September 19 – 20, 2024, at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa, Canada, and online. This conference offers an exceptional platform to delve into the latest advancements and discussions surrounding digital mental health support. Dr. Andy Greenshaw is the Board Chair for this event.


Conflict Theatre harnesses the power of improvisational theatre, where drama offers a playground for practicing the skills of conflict engagement in a safe, low stakes setting; this approach is experiential and immersive. 

There will be a Winter Forum Theatre performance on Wednesday, Feb 21: 

  • Location: Dorothy Somerset Studio, 6361 University Blvd
  • Time: 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. (doors open at 1:30 p.m.)

Information about other CPD events will be shown here when available.