The Canadian Conference on Ethnodermatology

The Canadian Conference on Ethnodermatology
The Sutton Place Hotel – Vancouver
Sat., May 27, 9am-12pm; 1:30pm-3pm
This program has been reviewed by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and is
awaiting final certification by the College’s British Columbia Chapter.
This is your personal invitation to join us at this landmark one-day educational conference of GP/FPs,
Nurse Practitioners, and Dermatologists, designed to provide better patient care for our diverse

Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
 Understand skin disorders in ethnic populations, including the manifestation of common
dermatologic problems
 Improve the diagnosis of these disorders in ethnic populations
 Use strategies and tools to better manage their patients, and understand the unique challenges
they may face with respect to treatment.

More details and agenda here.

CCMSBC Doctors Signed up for Mentoring

CCMSBC thanks the following doctors who step up to become mentors for 2017.
Students who want to be in the mentor program please contact your student representatives via the web form of this site.
Dr. Sherry Wang
Dr. Stephanie Chu
Dr. Charles Jiang
Dr. Hilary Hui
Dr. Kwang Yang
Dr. Yuanyuan Chen
Dr. Joseph Ting
Dr. Boon Wong
Dr. Jerry Chen

CCMS (BC) Chinese New Year Celebration: February 26, 2017

CCMS(BC) cordially invites you to a dinner gathering to celebrate the Chinese New Year (Year of the Rooster)

Please print the invitation (registration closed)
This promises to be a fun-filled evening and a time for members to mingle and socialize. Enjoy delicious cuisine, traditional lion dance, and fun games. We look forward to sharing this joyous occasion with you!
The event is complimentary for CCMSBC members. Members are welcome to bring spouse and children with a fee of $40/person. Space is limited.

Date and Time: February 26, 2017 Sunday 6:00 PM
Location: Sun Sui Wah Seafood Restaurant
3888 Main Street, Vancouver, BC V5V 3N9

Please indicate the number of guests upon registration.  Please send cheque payable to CCMS (BC) for your guests to:

Dr. Thomas Wong
#2180-4151 Hazelbridge Way,
Richmond, BC, V6X 4J7

Medical students please R.S.V.P. Year 1 student representative –
Destiny Lu-Cleary dlucleary@alumni.ubc.ca

CME: March 8, 2017

2016 Lipid Guidelines: What’s NEW and how this will IMPACT my practice (Invitation)

Date: Wednesday March 8th, 2017.

Speaker: Dr. Peter Tan, Cardiologist, Surrey Memorial Hospital

Location:  Sun Sui Wah -­‐ Vancouver 3888 Main St., Vancouver 604.872.8822
AGENDA: 6:30 pm -­‐ Reception
                 7:00 pm -­‐ Dinner and Presentation

RSVP to MJ Hassard at 604-916-4556 or mj.hassard@valeant.com

ICON Chinese Forum December 3rd, 2016

iCON is preparing to host a free Chinese health forum entitled Healthy @ Home: Healthy and Happy Living at Home and would like to invite CCMSBC to join our team of community sponsors. (download and print the poster here)

This event will be held on Saturday, December 3, 2016 from 11:00am-4:00pm at the Peretz Centre in Vancouver, BC to help seniors and caregivers optimize their quality of life by empowering them with tools to maintain physical and mental wellness, as well as remain independent. A panel of health experts from the community will expand on the theme of healthy aging to delve deeper into early detection of chronic diseases, healthy lifestyle management, falls and injury prevention, and community support services.