Surgery Grand Rounds

The UBC Department of Surgery Grand Rounds are an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

These rounds are typically scheduled on one Wednesday per month during the academic year (September to June), at 0700-0800 hours, and are held at:

Paetzold Health Education Centre
1st. floor, Jim Pattison Pavilion South
Vancouver General Hospital
899 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver BC

(Refreshments are served at 0645 hours)

May 17th, 2017 | 07:00 AM to 08:00 AM

Department of Surgery Grand Rounds

Title:   “Enhanced Recovery After Surgery: Are We Really Improving Recovery?”

Presenter:  Dr. Liane Feldman – Professor of Surgery; Chief, Division of General Surgery, McGill University; Steinberg-Bernstein Chair; Director of McGill Surgeon Scientist Program; Program Director of Advanced GI/Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship

Learning Objectives:

1. To review key components of Enhanced Recovery Program
2. To discuss the impact of Enhanced Recovery Programs on outcomes
3. To define patient recovery and how it can be measured.


You can also view the most up-to-date annual Grand Rounds Schedule 2016-17


*CME credits can be claimed for participation via live webcast. To have your webcast attendance duly recorded by the organizer:

  1. Provide your first and last name when joining the webcast at Faculty of Medicine – Surgery Grand Rounds
    ( this web-link is activated ~ 7:00am )
  2. Once logged in, type and send “CME” as a chat message
  3. Complete and e-mail a Webcast Attendance Form to
    (this only applies to Dept of Surgery faculty members)

Webcasts can be accessed via mobile devices.

Please download the free Adobe Connect Mobile application and ensure it to be connected via a WiFi network.

Peer Review Evaluation

Also attached is a Peer Review Evaluation Form, which participants may choose to use in providing feedback about the presentation. This option is available to all attendees. Please forward your evaluation to

Archived Grand Rounds Presentations (Videos)

Video-recorded Grand Rounds presentations are posted on the UBC’s e-Learning System, an online resource accessible only to pre-authorized UBC Campus-Wide Login (CWL) accounts.

To gain access to these videos, you must first request for Departmental approval by emailing your CWL login name (not the password) to You will be notified by email once access is granted.

Access recorded presentations here: UBC Connect e-Learning

Don’t have a CWL account? Create one now

Important Note:
If you are an interested non-UBC affiliated Medical Professional or Medical Student choose “Basic Account” option while self-subscribing to a CWL login ID. Please do not choose “Guest Account.”