PALS – Upcoming Events

Title Future of Genetics in Pathology
Presented by: Dr. Stephen Yip, MD, PhD, FRCPC (Neuropathologist (VGH) and Medical director of Cancer Genetics & Genomics Laboratory (BC Cancer))
When Friday, January 8, 2021 | 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Location Venue: VIRTUAL MEETING on ZOOM (1891 LT)
Contact Name Shelley Berkow
Phone 604.875.4111 ext. 23125
Contact Email
Fees Free
PALS competence Manager

1. Lunch
2. Presentation
3. Discussion

Receive 1 hr of credit(s) for CME, section 1

Accreditation Statement:

The Pathology PALS series is a self-approved group learning activity (Section1) as defined by the
Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
PALS diagram Copyright © 2009 The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Reproduced with permission.

CME Evaluation Form

In order to receive CME credit for a Professional Advancement Learning Series (PALS), the follow form a must be used and submitted to Program Assistant by e-mail or by regular mail:

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Gordon & Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre (DHCC)
Rm. 1044, 2775 Laurel St
Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9

How to attend remotely:
Note: Use a computer. Mobile devices (smart phones, tablets) are not supported.

  • Web-browser: In Chrome browser, go to and enter the 5 digit conference/bridge ID. For instructions and troubleshooting, see the Web Browser User Guide.
  • UBC Skype for Business (account holders only): In the Contact box, enter <5-digit ID> to join the meeting. Refer to the troubleshooting guide
  • Telephone (Audio-bridge): Dial toll-free phone number, 1-844-521-0666, followed by the 5 digit ID, followed by #
  • MedIT Service Desk (Monday-Friday, 7am-5pm): For remote technical assistance during the session, please call 1-877-266-0666


  • Please note, this is a mandatory course for all Pathology PGY2-5 residents (HP residents PGY1-5). If you cannot attend, please notify our office in writing.
  • Note for Radiology and ID managers: please feel free to forward this invitation to your residents.
  • Faculty, Graduate Students and others are also welcome to attend.
  • CME Certs: for Faculty, Fellows and others, pls note an evaluation must be completed, before a CME certificate will be provided. Pls email me if you would like to request a CME cert, and I will send out an Evaluation Form via One45. Once complete, a CME cert will be emailed. Pls note, all the evaluations will be provided to the presenter(s) anonymously.