Professional Development for MOAs & Physicians: Spring '20
Updated: Feb 25
In the medical field, staying on top of advancements, new technologies, improved processes and new research are essential for patient care and office efficiency. To help you stay up to date we have curated a list of upcoming events that Medical Office Assistants / Managers and Physicians could attend. Here are some of the key ones. (Events for Physicians are below.)
MEDICAL OFFICE ASSISTANT (MOA) EVENTS:
MOAABC - Monthly Chapter Meetings
7PM in the Neil Russell room of the Columbia Tower at the Royal Columbian Hospital.
FEB 5th, 2020 - Hailey Marcial, from Fraser Health, is a Client Partner Violence Prevention Specialist. She will speak regarding safety in the workplace.
MAR 4th, 2020 - Zahra Stark is the Manager of Annual Giving RCH Foundation at Royal Columbian Hospital. She will talk about what the foundation does for the hospital.
Contact Crystal Soliven – email – firstname.lastname@example.org
MOAABC - Annual AGM and Conference
APRIL 24 & 25, 2020
Executive Plaza Hotel - 405 North Road, Coquitlam, BC
Theme: It’s all in your head
"Neurotherapy identifies the exact location of brain function inefficiencies. Armed with this precise data, the neuro-therapist can correct brainwave anomalies permanently. This is a new area where MOA’s are being trained as Neuro-therapists at these clinics, to assist the physicians."
MEDICAL GROUP MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION OF CANADA
June 8-11, 2020
Delta by Marriott - 120 New Gower Street, St. John's, Newfoundland
MGMAC is your professional network bringing together managers from group medical practices from across Canada.
5th Annual Women’s Health Research Symposium
March 4, 2020
Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre - 6163 University Boulevard, Vancouver BC
"This symposium will engage researchers and relevant stakeholders from a wide range of disciplines in order to provide a forum where provincial leaders in women-focused health research can connect and collaborate in order to advance future research and to improve the health of women in the province. The theme of this year’s event will centre on the current issues at the forefront of women’s health and well-being in the province."
32nd Annual Diabetes Directors Seminar
May 8, 2020
Sandman Hotel Vancouver City Centre - 180 W Georgia St, Vancouver, BC
"This course will provide current and critical information pertaining to the treatment and care of diabetes to individuals primarily responsible for the management of diabetes within their own groups and communities."
Doctors of BC Annual General Meeting
May 29, 2020
Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel - 1088 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC
or email Lorie Welsh at email@example.com
BC Rural Health Conference 2020
May 29-May 31, 2020
Penticton Trade & Convention Centre - 273 Power Street, Penticton, BC
E-Health 2020 Annual Conference & Tradeshow
May 31 - June 3, 2020
Parq Vancouver - 39 Smithe Street, Vancouver, BC
"For 20 years, the annual e-Health Conference and Tradeshow has created unique and valuable learning and networking opportunities for organizations and people working to make a difference in Canadian health through information and technology."
Practice Survival Skills Conference #PSSmed
June 11, 2020
UBC Robson Square - 800 Robson Street, Vancouver BC
"What I Wish I Knew in My First Years of Practice"
UBC Continuing Professional Development Courses
Various throughout the year
More Information - https://ubccpd.ca/courses