General Surgery

City Wide and Performance Improvement Rounds

Rounds are an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Location of Rounds will be specified weekly. Division Rounds are held from 7:00AM to 8:00AM. 

Wednesday August 15

Rounds are cancelled and will resume next week.

Webcast

All City-Wide Rounds are webcast live. Performance Improvement Rounds will not be webcast.

General Surgery City Wide rounds will be using the new webcast system UBC Collab. You can join via through your web browser.  The new system allows the online audience to broadcast their image and audio (like Skype).

To join our webcast, please go to https://meet.vc.ubc.ca and enter the 5-digit conference ID 30324.

Please note:

  • Please enter with your microphone and camera turned on (you can mute them after entering). This is to ensure your mic will function if you want to ask a question.
  • Please mute your microphone when you’re not speaking
  • You can turn off your camera if you don’t want to appear on screen
  • To claim CME credits, please type “CME” into the chat box as usual

You can test your connection and practice using the new system at any time by visiting https://meet.vc.ubc.ca and entering test@vc.ubc.ca into the conference ID field. If you are unsuccessful with your connection test, please call the Service Desk at 1-877-266-0666 – option #2.  Google Chrome is recommended for Windows or Mac. Other browsers, including Firefox and Safari for Mac are supported with a plugin. Internet Explorer should not be used. A complete guide is available here.

The webcast is accessible by smartphone, however these devices are not supported by MedIT.

Please note that we will no longer be webcasting through Adobe Connect.


For eCPD credits download the Registration Form and follow instructions

Faculty of Medicine Peer Review Evaluation Form


All Rounds | Monday – Friday

Monday St. Paul’s Hospital | GI Conference Room, Level 2, Providence Building SPH
8:00AM | Multidisciplinary Handover Rounds
9:00AM | SPH Pathology/General Surgery Rounds
9:30AM |Division of General Surgery Teaching Rounds
1:00PM |Ambulatory Teaching Clinics | OPD 3rd Floor, Burrard Building General Surgery
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Tuesday Vancouver General Hospital
7:00AM | GI Medical/Surgical Rounds | Taylor Fidler Auditorium
12:00PM | Trauma Rounds | Diamond Health Care Centre 2nd floor Rm 2267
4:30PM | HPB Rounds | West 8A Conference Room, Centennial Pavilion (every second Tuesday)

Tuesday St. Paul’s Hospital
7:00AM | General Surgery M&M Rounds | GI Conference Room, Level 2, Providence Building SPH (Second Tuesday of each month).
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Wednesday Vancouver General Hospital
7:00AM | City Wide or Performance Improvement Rounds (see location above).
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Thursday Vancouver General Hospital
7:15AM | Pathology Rounds, Room 3134 (last Thursday of every block).

UBCH
8:00AM |  General Surgery Rounds | F476, Koerner Pavilion

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Friday Vancouver General Hospital
8:15AM |ACS Emergency Radiology Teaching Rounds (ACSERT) | Emergency Radiology Room