BC Eating Disorders Community of Practice 11th Annual Networking & Educatio...

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Performance Works on Granville Island

1218 Cartwright Street

Vancouver, BC V6H 3R8

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Join us where you'll learn new information, exchange knowledge, make connections, & share experiences about eating disorders practice in BC!


DATES:

  • Monday, November 23rd, 2020 from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Tuesday, November 24th, 2020 from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

*Join us for drinks and fun banter at Dockside Granville Island on Monday after the Workshop!


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COST:

  • $50.00 for both days, or $30.00 for one.

*No refunds. Transfers only.
*Subsidies are available on a first come, first served basis for those traveling from out of town who work in the public sector. For travel and accommodation only. See below for further instructions.
*Special hotel rates are available. See below for more information.


WHO CAN ATTEND:

  • Eating disorders educators, clinicians, practitioners and service providers across the province of BC, as well as physicians, psychologists, psychiatrists, and other front line staff. Physicians interested in learning more about eating disorders are encouraged to attend on day 2 (see accreditation details below). Patient and family representatives are also welcome!

SHARE FAIR PRESENTATIONS:

  • Each program is encouraged to prepare a booth for the Share Fair on Tuesday November 24th. This will be your opportunity to share new information about your program with the rest of the Community of Practice. The booth should include a poster display and any additional resources you would like to share. They will not include formal presentations or PowerPoint.

*Please let us know who from your program will coordinate the Share Fair contribution by November 2nd!






WANT TO BE MORE INVOLVED?

Stay connected by subscribing to the quarterly newsletter here. You can learn more about the Community of Practice by visiting keltyeatingdisorders.ca/eating-disorders-community-of-practice-for-professionals.




TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
Day 2 of this year's event is accredited. Please read below for details:

  • ACCREDITATION STATEMENT: Our Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the British Columbia Chapter for up to 4.75 Mainpro+ credits.

  • CO-DEVELOPMENT STATEMENT: This program was co-developed with BC Children's Hospital, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and BC Centres for Excellence in Eating Disorders and was planned to achieve scientific integrity, objectivity and balance.


COST:

  • In order to continue to offer this education and networking opportunity to the growing Eating Disorders Community of Practice, this year’s event will require a registration fee. Through this fee we hope to meet rising event costs while also providing an excellent educational component and maintaining our travel subsidy program. This will go towards the cost of meals.

*Note that expenses may be claimed through your Health Authority. Please check with your manager for available options.
*Please note that no refunds are accepted. You may, however, transfer your registration to another colleague.



TRAVEL SUBSIDIES: A limited number of subsidies are available to support travel to the workshop. This covers travel and accommodation only, not food/per diems.

  • Criteria for eligibility:
    Primary work in eating disorders
    Employed by regional health authority, MCFD, or contracted service

  • Travel subsidies available:
    Northern region: $600 (6 delegates- 0 subsidies remain)
    Interior region: $350 (6 delegates)
    Vancouver Island region: $250 (6 delegates- 0 subsidies remain)

  • Subsidies can apply to:
    Hotel/accommodations
    Transportation (flight, ferry, ground)
    Parking

*Original receipts of expenses must be submitted for reimbursement.

To apply for a subsidy, please email Shannon at shannon.vogels@cw.bc.ca. Subsidies will be allocated to participants on a first come, first served basis, until the maximum number of registrants for their health authority has been reached. Participants who apply for the subsidy will be notified within 1 business day whether or not they will receive the subsidy.

This first come, first served process is intended to help participants decide earlier on if they are able to attend the CoP, and to help with planning the event. Please contact Shannon if you have any questions.



HOTELS: A limited number of government rate rooms are available at the following hotels. Please book early to ensure you receive the government rate!

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Performance Works on Granville Island

1218 Cartwright Street

Vancouver, BC V6H 3R8

Canada

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