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.

September 9, 2020 | 07:00 AM to 08:00 AM

Department of Surgery Grand Rounds

Title: A Planetary Health Strategy for VGH: Introducing the Perioperative Pilot

Learning Objectives:

– To make the case for planetary health as a component of healthcare quality 

– To empower clinicians to take meaningful climate action within their professional practice

– To outline the components of a planetary health transformation at VGH and launch the initiative within the perioperative community

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 https://ubc.zoom.us/ and click on ‘Join a Meeting’.
  2. Enter Zoom Meeting ID – 92470430764 ‘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 last 6 digits of the Zoom Meeting ID found above then click ‘Join Meeting.

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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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