Continuing Medical Education

9th Annual ACS-AEI Postgraduate Course

Friday, September 16 and Saturday, September 17, 2016
Preliminary Program Agenda

BC Surgical Oncology Network's Annual Fall Update Conference

Saturday, October 22, 2016: Current Management of Liver, Pancreas, Melanoma and Breast Cancers

For more detail, including program and registration form:

Past Events

A Day in May: Sustainable High Performance in Surgery

Learning from sport how to optimize psychological readiness

Event Poster

"GI Tract Cancers: From Top to Bottom"

Program Flyer

Work in Progress Seminar | CHÉOS rounds

Presenter: Carl J. Brown, MD M.Sc. FRCSC

"Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery: New Frontiers in Rectal Cancer Surgery"

Location: Hurlburt Auditorium, St. Paul’s Hospital

GI Surgical Rounds | Division of General Surgery

Visiting presenter: Prof. Dr. med. Dirk Arnold, MD
Tumor Biology Institute - Klinik für Tumorbiologie | Department of Medical Oncology Freiburg, Germany

"Updates in Targeted Therapy in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer -
Implications for Curative Resection in Patients with Hepatic Colorectal Metastases"

View or download ( FLYER )

Rounds on International Surgical Care

"Accessing High-Resource Technology in a Low-Resource Setting" - A Round Table Discussion
Presenters : Dr. Brian Westerberg Head | Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, St. Paul’s Hospital
Dr. Phyllis Kisa | Fellow from Uganda, Pediatric Surgery, BC Children’s Hospital
View or download ( flyer )

The 18th Annual Transplantation Research Day | 2014-November-20

Keynote Speakers : Sandy Feng, PhD MD, Organ transplant surgeon | UCSF Medical Center
Dr. Lainie Friedman Ross, MD PhD,Carolyn and Matthew Bucksbaum Professor of Clinical Ethics; Associate Director, MacLean Center for Medical Ethics | University of Chicago
View or download (our flyer) and visit for details the Transplant Training Research Day webpage

In celebration of World Diabetes Day | the 1st Annual Vancouver Diabetes Research Day

This one-day event showcases the exciting local diabetes research with short 10 minute trainee talks and a keynote presentation from an invited speaker.
It is a chance for trainees and PIs from LSI, CFRI and VGH to meet, discuss and collaborate.
View for details the Call for Abstract Flyer

BC Surgical Oncology Network (SON) Annual Fall Update

View the Brochure and our detailed Program - Breast Cancer Fall Update: Current Controversies

BC Surgical Oncology Network (SON) Annual Fall Update

Endocrine Surgical Oncology CME Day | for details view Flyer

American College of Surgeons 6th Annual Postgraduate Course

Program Agenda

Further information is also available on the ACS website

Visit and search the UBC Faculty of Medicine Continuing Professional Development website.