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 is nearly full - register now!
87% FULL

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
  • LATE: (to Mar 11 to Mar 31, 2017) CAD$595
  • AFTER: (after Mar 31, 2017) CAD$625   If you paid today (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.