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Continuing Medical Education

The Network strives to provide directly relevant, accessible oncology continuing medical education opportunities for primary care providers in BC and the Yukon.


November 2020 Virtual Fall Conference
November 13, 2020 Virtual Fall Conference:

Skin Cancer: Interactive Scenarios & Practical Approaches for Primary Care, 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Pacific Time


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 program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by UBC CPD for up to 2.75 Mainpro+ Group Learning credits. Each physician should claim only those credits accrued through participation in the activity.

This program was co-developed between UBC CPD and BC Cancer Agency, Family Practice Oncology Network (FPON) and was planned to achieve scientific integrity, objectivity, and balance.

Members and disclosures of the planning subcommittee for this event.


We're working on getting the session recording posted, please check back next week! 


Presented in partnership with UBC's Division of Continuing Professional Development, Webcasts are held 8-9:00 a.m. (Pacific time) the third Thursday of every month (except July, August and December). Our complimentary Webcasts provide opportunity to participate in topical, interactive oncology presentations from anywhere with Internet access.

Note: As of November 2020, webcasts are now delivered via Zoom. To take part in our live Webcasts, simply register for the session and enter via the URL provided. Download of Zoom Software is not required. For mobile devices, download the Zoom app from the app store. 

To view previously recorded webcasts via Adobe Connect, you need to a) download the Adobe Connect app to your computer - links below - or b) ensure Flash is enabled on your browser. For mobile devices, download the Adobe Connect app from the app store. 


This Group Learning program has been reviewed and approved by the UBC Division of Continuing Professional Development. This Group Learning course meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by UBC CPD for 1 Mainpro+ credit per session.

This program was co-developed with UBC CPD and BC Cancer , Family Practice Oncology Network (FPON) and was planned to achieve scientific integrity, objectivity and balance.

Upcoming Webcasts

  • February 18 2021: Hodgkin Lymphoma by Dr. Amrit Kahlon Register.

  • March 18 2021: Immunotherapy: Benefits and Toxicities by Dr. Suzana Gilmour Register.

  • April 15 2021: BC's Smoking Cessation Program and Cancer Outcomes by Dr. Renelle Myers Register.

View Recorded Webcasts

Note: ensure Flash is enabled on your computer's browser or, for mobile devices, that you use a flash enabled browser (available via the app store). 

Gain credit through the College of Family Physicians of Canada Linking Learning Exercises. 

  • Central Nervous System Malignancies by Dr. Muhammad Zulfiqar on January 21 
    -Presentation PDF










Primary Care Learning Sessions

Working with our partners, UBC Division of Continuing Professional Development, we are developing a series of interactive online learning sessions to help primary care providers better support their cancer patients. The first three feature colorectal, breast and prostate cancer and cover best practices in screening, treatment, and surveillance through case studies and the inclusion of helpful resources. There is no charge for these sessions accredited at up to 1.0 Mainpro+ credit each. 

Try our Colorectal Cancer Session launched in January 2020. 

Try our Breast Cancer Session launched in April 2020.

Try our Prostate Cancer Session launched in May 2020.


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