28TH ANNUAL

Best Science Medicine Course

Formerly The Drug Therapy Decision Making Course – 25 years

Friday, April 7, 2017 and Saturday, April 8, 2017
The Fairmont Waterfront – 900 Canada Place Way, Vancouver, BC

COURSE FEATURES

This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the British Columbia Chapter for up to 12 Mainpro+ credits. This program has been submitted to UBC Continuing Pharmacy Education for review for Continuing Education credits.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

  • This is a highly interactive course on common and new therapeutic issues from an evidence based perspective.
  • The scope of information is broad, practical and often controversial, thus appealing to professionals in family practice, internal medicine, nurse practitioners and pharmacists.
  • A syllabus of take home messages is provided.
  • This course does not receive any subsidy sponsorship. The entire course is funded by your registration fee.

COURSE OVERVIEW

  • Appreciate some of the strengths and limitations of the medical evidence and clinical practice guidelines when it comes to common conditions in primary care.
  • Understand the responsibility of health professionals to incorporate patient values into the decision making process.
  • To be able to incorporate the relevant evidence into shared-informed decision making for common conditions seen in primary care.

VENUE

The Fairmont Waterfront
900 Canada Place Way, Vancouver, BC V6C 3L5
PREVIOUS YEARS’ REGISTRANT TESTIMONIALS:

“This course definitely changed my practice”

“This is the most influential course I have ever attended”

“Nice to hear evidence instead of marketing messages”
Fees
  • EARLY: (to Feb 10, 2017) CAD$555
  • MID: (Feb 11 to Mar 10, 2017) CAD$575   If you paid today
  • LATE: (to Mar 11 to Mar 31, 2017) CAD$595
  • AFTER: (after Mar 31, 2017) CAD$625 (Participants must call for registration availability)

Registration for Pharm D Students / Family Practice & Pharmacy Residents
  • All Students & Residents: $300
  • Space is limited
  • Student/Resident registrations are not accepted online. Download this form, remit with your payment and qualifying letter from your program director to registration@portfolio-inc.com or fax to: 604-685-5787 for acceptance.

Course Refund & Cancellation Policy
A refund will be made, less $150 processing fee, if written notice of withdrawal is received by March 1, 2017. No refunds will be granted for withdrawal after this date.