Posts related to the educational initiatives, including courses and academic rounds, at our office.
By ederus on April 3, 2013
Evidence 2 Excellence and WEDOC present: Mitigating Emergency Department Overcrowding: A Tale of Three Interventions Speaker: Dr. Brian Rowe (Associate Dean, Clinical Research, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta) Date/Time: Thursday, April 4th; noon – 1:00 PM PST Evidence to Excellence & WEDOC, in partnership with the UBC Faculty of Medicine eHealth Strategy [...]
By ederus on January 22, 2013
Has the healthcare system lost its focus? Some believe a root cause lies in the lack of accountability within the system. Evidence to Excellence & WEDOC, in partnership with the UBC Faculty of Medicine eHealth Strategy Office, Ministry of Health, and BCPSQC present this exciting webinar entitled “Health System Accountability: What? Who? How?” on January [...]
By Joanna Pedersen on October 17, 2012
We are in the process of reevaluating our webinar series and exploring opportunities to better meet the needs of our audience through content and delivery methods. Please check back for updates on this series for the new year. If you have ideas or suggestions for improving our webinar series, we welcome your input. Please contact [...]
By lizheathcote on September 24, 2012
Amanda Yu (alumni of the course) and Dean Giustini (instructor) presented on “Using Social Media in Clinical Trials” at the September 2012 Clinical Research Professionals of BC Speaker Series. Feedback from the 32 participants was great – rated as a 4.2 out of 5! Well done!
By Joanna Pedersen on August 20, 2012
After our summer hiatus, we will be back in full swing on September 20th at 1pm with our next eHIPP webinar series. Liz Heathcote will be presenting “Embedding technology into the mainstream: defining an Innovations Framework for educational technology” which explores an example of how innovations in technology were managed for alignment with the organisation’s [...]
By Vivian Wong on July 26, 2012
Last week, our first group of eHealth Young Innovators embarked on an exciting visit to the Centre of Excellence for Simulation Education and Innovation at Vancouver General Hospital.
By ajones on July 26, 2012
The man is strolling through an area that vaguely resembles part of the UBC campus, but is in fact a plaza in Edmonton. Only his head and shoulders fit onto the screen that our group is watching. The wires of his earphones sway gently from side to side as he walks. His expression is one [...]
By lizheathcote on July 20, 2012
Today we wrapped up week 1 of the eHealth Summer camp, made possible with the generous support of TELUS. Campers had an hour and a half to choose a presentation topic, prepare a presentation and deliver it to their peers, instructors, parents and some guests, including a reporter & photographer from the Vancouver Sun newspaper. [...]