Refresher Course for General Practitioner Anesthetists

Course Description

This course is specifically designed as a refresher course for General Practitioner Anesthetists. The didactic lectures will cover a wide range of topics including the ultrasound workshop, which were chosen to respond to the needs of family physicians practicing anesthesia in smaller communities.

Objectives – Pre Conference Workshop

Identify the challenges in FPA practice in BC. Discuss the new privileging requirements for FPAs in BC; the new CFPC Certificate of Added Competency requirements; and CME options for the future.

Objectives – Refresher Course

Enhance the present knowledge of several important issues in anesthesia today and to provide support for the role of the general practitioner anesthetist in the medical community.


November 6-7, 2015 (Nov 6 is optional)
~ By September 11th: $500
~ By October 9th: $550
~ After October 9th: $600 (if space permitting)
~ After November 5th: $650 (if space permitting)

The registration fee includes dinner on Nov 6 (Fri); course materials, continental breakfast, lunch, refreshments and a reception on Nov 7 (Sat).


Ms. Winnie Yung
UBC Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology & Therapeutics
910 W. 10th Ave, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 1M9
Tel: 604-875-4575 Fax: 604-875-5344

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