Grand Rounds

Wednesday mornings 7:00 am – 8:00 am at the Diamond Health Care Center, 2nd Floor Room 2263, 2775 Laurel St. Vancouver BC

Otolaryngology Grand Rounds Schedule: 2018-2019 Grand Rounds Schedule

Academic Schedule:March 16 – 31, 2019

The presentation is broadcast by video-conferencing to the following locations:

  • Vancouver Island NRGH 2060
  • Northern BC UHNBC  LDC 0513
  • Interior BC CS 01406
  • Interior BC KGH CAC 235
  • Greater Vancouver SMH M-3.602

This event is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.  CME credits will only be available to those to return the completed evaluation form, which is available here.

The evaluation form will also be available on the day.  Regional attendees should email their completed form to surgery.otol@ubc.ca.

March 20, 2019 – 7:00am – 8:00am

Topic:   “Diagnosis and Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery”
Presenter:  Dr. Saad Ansari (R3)

Learning Objectives:

1.  What is Obstructive Sleep Apnea, its physiological basis, and the current guidelines from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine?
2.  To understand the role of an Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgeon in diagnosing and managing Obstructive Sleep Apnea.
3.  To review the literature for current and novel procedures that have and have not shown benefit in treating patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea.



VC Anywhere General User Guide: Visual Quick Start Guide for Windows & Mac

To access the webcast, please refer to the division email on the day before the Grand Rounds
( the web-link is activated at 7:00am ) then
Ignore date and time.
Enter your Full Name and Email.
Select the Join button at the event start time.

Once logged in type your Name AGAIN into “Chat” along with the word “CME” and send it as a chat message. If you miss to do this we are unable to process your CME credit.

Additional Guide Documents
VC Anywhere : Visual Quick Start Guide for iOS
VC Anywhere : Visual Quick Start Guide for Android