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), from 7am-8am, 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)

Note: For the time being during the pandemic, rounds will be held virtually. Details below.

2020/2021 Dates

  • October 14
  • November 18
  • December 9
  • January 13
  • February 10
  • March 10
  • April 14
  • May 12
  • June 9

January 13, 2020 | 07:00 AM to 08:00 AM

Department of Surgery Grand Rounds

Dr. Glenn Regehr

Professor, Senior Scientist and Associate Director, Research, Centre for Education Scholarship (CHES)

Expertise: The Art of Managing Uncertainty in Clinical Practice


  1. Slowing down in moments of uncertainty
  2. Managing ill-defined problems in clinical practice
  3. The distinction between a technical proficiency and adaptive expertise.

Dr. Anna McGuire

Clinical Assistant Professor, Undergraduate Education Program Director, Director, Minimally Invasive Thoracic Fellowship

The Clinically Relevant Tumour & Microenvironment in Early Stage Lung Cancer


  1. To understand the concept of tumour microenvironment (TME)
  2. To understand how differences in the TME affect clinical outcome in patients with lung cancer

Zoom Details

Please ensure that your name clearly identifies you in order to obtain CME credits. Participants are asked to forward their questions using the chat feature and they will be answered at the end of the presentation.

  1. Open and click on ‘Join a Meeting’.
  2. Enter Zoom Meeting ID – 95746 196598  ‘Join.’
  3. If you have Zoom client click ‘Open Zoom Meetings.’ If you do not have the Zoom client click ‘join from your browser.
  4. Enter the passcode which is the last 6 digits of the Zoom Meeting ID found above then click ‘Join Meeting.

Need support with zoom? View these resources.

If you are joining by phone, dial +1 778 907 2071 and follow the prompts. You will need the 11 digit Zoom Meeting ID and 6 digit passcode (last 6 digits of the meeting ID).

Peer Review Evaluation

Archived Grand Rounds Presentations (Videos)

Video-recorded Grand Rounds presentations are posted on the UBC’s e-Learning System and accessible with a UBC Campus-Wide Login (CWL) account.

Access recorded presentations here: UBC Canvas

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