The Physician Education Program will provide needs-based continuing education and faculty development to Vancouver Island’s physicians and allied health professionals.

Check out the 2020 Teacher Certificate Program as well as programs and resources offered by UBC Faculty Development  and UBC CPD (Continuing Professional Development).

Keep an eye on this space as the program continues to develop!

Call for Proposals!

The Faculty/ Resident Development Initiatives Grant (FRDIG) is designed to support projects that improve the quality of teaching in the Faculty of Medicine.

The 2020-2021 Call for FRDIG Applications is now open! Full applications are due by July 5, 2021.

For the 2021 grant competition, the FoM is  looking for projects with a focus on medical education innovation and research. The project should explicitly relate to faculty development / Resident as Teachers and meet an identified areas of need.

Click here to learn more

Centre for Health Education Scholarship

The Centre for Health Education Scholarship (CHES) builds capacity in medical education scholarship through faculty mentorship and collaborative relationships.

If you have any questions, contact Dr. Laura Farrell, the CHES liaison for the UBC Island Medical Program. CHES opportunities are available to faculty only.

Learn more about CHES

Inclusivity in the Learning Environment

This module is informed by the Faculty of Medicine expectations for an inclusive environment, and provides guidance for faculty, learners and staff on how to address actions that are not aligned with those expectations. It provides an introduction to inclusion and is intended to promote collaborative discussions that result in collective learning about inclusive practices.

Click here to access the module

Additional Resources

For additional teaching resources click here.

To access and subscribe to the FoM bi-monthly Faculty Development e-newsletter click here

Wellness Resources:

Care for Caregivers – Healthcare Worker Resources and Mental Health Seminars

Going Home Checklist

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