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By Tracy on December 21, 2011
We now have over 7000 registered users of BC Guidelines. That is more than 5 times what we had just one year ago! Of these users more than half reside in British Columbia and over 70% live in Canada. While most users belong to our main target audience (general practitioners, specialist, residents, medical students, nurse [...]
eHIPP Rounds, December 15, 2011: Excerpts from an epic journey of education, volunteerism and self discovery through South America
By Joanna Pedersen on December 19, 2011
Lindsay Zibrik took her research to Peru for an Education Generation Fellowship. This eHIPP presentation highlighted the volunteer co-development work carried out with weaving communities in the Sacred Valley region of Peru over the Summer of 2011, as well as a selection of photos documenting Lindsay’s adventures as she circled the continent. Lindsay presented us with many fantastic and stunning photographs from her 6 month, 10 [...]
By Joanna Pedersen on December 16, 2011
Evidence to Excellence Webinar Series, in partnership with the UBC Faculty of Medicine eHealth Strategy Office, BC Ministry of Health and BC Patient Safety & Quality Council, presents via Webinar: Pay-for-Performance Models and Emergency Department Overcrowding. Dr. Les Vertesi, MD FRCPC Emergency Physician, Executive Director, BC Health Services Purchasing Organization, and Professor, Simon Fraser University, will [...]
By Vivian Wong on December 14, 2011
We are very excited to announce the opening of the new BC PAD website’s community tab! On December 6, 2011, the community tab was officially opened to the academic detailers with many improved features that were developed from recommendations from the academic detailing community. We are proud to present a sleeker interface that enables easier [...]
By Vivian Wong on December 13, 2011
The eHealth Strategy Office was invited last month to participate at the very first “Academic Detailing Exchange” hosted by the National Resource Center for Academic Detailing (NaRCAD), based out of Harvard Medical School.
By rshun on December 13, 2011
We are proud and excited that OMNI News BC came to the grand opening of Knowledge Studio. The story (in Cantonese) starts below at 00:56.
By janicetian on December 9, 2011
We had a successful iCON forum on Nov. 26, 2011, that offered the Vancouver Chinese-speaking community information about preventing chronic disease. Three technologies (webcasting, live polling and simultaneous interpretation) were used in this forum to better serve the public. Live audience polling (via mobile phone and internet) really caught the attention of media; the Chinese [...]
By Joanna Pedersen on December 8, 2011
We are pleased to announce that we are having an open house on Monday, December 12th 2011 between 11:15am and 1:00pm to celebrate the Official Opening of the Faculty of Medicine eHealth Knowledge Studio. We look forward to hosting many of our colleagues, project partners and stakeholders to showcase the Knowledge Studio facilities in the Purdy Pavilion of the UBC Hospital. This innovative, [...]