Medical Legal Conference 2019

Product Type: Course

Courses - In-Person
Start Date & Time
2019-10-21 9:00 AM
End Date & Time
2019-10-21 5:00 PM
Pan Pacific Hotel

Courses - Webinar
Start Date & Time
2019-10-21 9:00 AM
End Date & Time
2019-10-21 5:00 PM
Online Provider

Courses - Rebroadcast
Start Date & Time
2020-03-10 9:00 AM
End Date & Time
2020-03-10 5:00 PM
Online Provider

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Stay current on important issues in the medical-legal matrix!

Monday, October 21, 2019
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Pan Pacific Hotel, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver
or attend via webinar

Jump Start on CPD 2020
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
9:00 am – 5:00 pm via webinar

Who should attend: Doctors, nurses, nurse practitioners and other health care providers, lawyers, paralegals, and litigation legal support staff

Learning level: All levels

The twin disciplines of medicine and law naturally have many points of intersection. This comprehensive conference will examine an array of issues of current and ongoing relevance for doctors, lawyers, nurses, and legal support staff.

This dual focus conference will qualify for CME (Continuing Medical Education) credits with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC in addition to qualifying for CLE (Continuing Legal Education) credits with the Law Society of BC.

At this course you will learn about:

  • trends in the regulation of the professions: medicine and law 
  • Meta Cognition: what brain science is telling us about how to make better decisions, especially when under pressure
  • how to effectively manage medical legal reportsfrom the doctor's and the lawyer's point of view
  • Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID)we will take you through a case study example of a patient's journey
  • the next phase of cannabis legalization and its medical implications
  • current issues in improving road safety from RoadSafety BC
  • concussion and traumatic brain injurythe current science and best practices

Plan to join your colleagues in medicine and law for an amazing day of cross disciplinary learning and networking!



CLEBC acknowledges the leadership and support of Doctors of BC in the design and delivery of this conference!

This program was co-developed by Doctors of BC and CLEBC and was planned to achieve scientific integrity, objectivity, and balance.


The University of British Columbia Division of Continuing Professional Development (UBC CPD) is fully accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Continuing Medical Education (CACME) to provide study credits for continuing medical education for physicians. This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and has been approved by UBC CPD for up to 6.5 MOC Section 1 Group Learning credits. This program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by UBC CPD for up to 6.5 Mainpro+ Group Learning credits. Each physician should claim only those credits accrued through participation in the activity. CFPC Session ID#: 190800-001

Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 6.5 hours (a minimum of 1 hour pertaining to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)

Course Chairs
Dr. Kathleen Ross President, Doctors of BC, Vancouver

Allan P. Seckel, QC CEO, Doctors of BC, Vancouver


Register by Sept. 23/19
Regular Price
After Sept. 23/19
In-Person* $619 $679
In-Person Articled Student* $374.50 $374.50
Webinar  $489 $549
Webinar Articled Student $274.50 $274.50

Save even more with your CPDone Pass
Registration includes an electronic copy of the reference materials.

*Lunch is included.

Jump Start on CPD 2020
Feb. 10/20
Regular Price
After Feb. 10/20
Webinar Rebroadcast $439 $489
Webinar Rebroadcast Articled Student $244.50 $244.50

Save even more with your CPDone Pass
Registration includes an electronic copy of the reference materials.

Please note: The CPD hours of the rebroadcast may differ from the CPD hours of the original, live program.

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Plus-one pricing!
Gather your colleagues around a computer to save on Webinars and Rebroadcasts. Groups pay full price for the main registrant plus $249 ($449 for two-day courses) for each additional viewer. If your group includes a student, the first registration must be at the full rate if a lawyer is participating. Contact Customer Service for more information.

CLEBC Program Lawyer* 
Raymond Lee

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