Free UBC CPD Webinar Program
Test your computer here: https://webinarfomubc.adobeconnect.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm. (Not in Chrome)
Sessions are usually 1 hour and are accredited for up to 1.0 Mainpro M1/ MOC Section 1. Please allow 4 weeks after the webinar to receive your credits.
Connection details will be emailed to you 2 days before the webinar and also 20 hrs before the webinar. Please ensure your email address is correct and add “@ubc.ca” to your safe sender list in your email account. Email Nina Zoric, firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. Registrations 24 hours before the webinar are not guaranteed even with registration confirmation.
Only online registration is available. Registration is limited so register early to secure your spot. Registration closes 24 hrs before the webinar.
Please see computer specifications below!
|Date||Speaker & Topic||Register|
Dec 10, 2013
|Greater than the sum of its parts – Medico-legal risk and interprofessional communication
Dr. Tim Zmijowskyj, Risk Management and Communication Services, CMPA
Jan 16, 2014
|Breaking Bad News Skillfully
with Dr. Tamara Shenkier of the BC Cancer Agency
Apr 17, 2014
|Breast Cancer: Hormonal Therapies and Chemotherapy
with Dr. Karen Gelmon of the BC Cancer Agency
A webinar is an interactive online educational event that can be viewed on your personal computer, Android or iPhone. Viewing a webinar is almost the same as being in the room with the presenter. Keeping pace with the presentation is easy because video, audio and visual aides are synchronized in real time. The benefits of a webinar include being able to ask the presenter questions in real time and getting up-to-date convenient and relevant CME delivered to communities around BC. Below you will find instructions on the webinar format and how to register for this FREE program.
In order to obtain CME Mainpro-M1, Section 1 Study Credits and/or AMA Credits for this event, you must complete both the online attendance and evaluation form immediately following the live presentation. We cannot provide study credits to participants who did not submit a completed online attendance and evaluation form with a valid email address.
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 has been reviewed and approved by the UBC Division of Continuing Professional Development. UBC CPD designates this educational program as meeting the accreditation criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 1.0 Mainpro-M1 credits. This program is an Accredited Group Learning Activity eligible for up to 1.0 MOC Section 1 credits as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Each physician should claim only those credits he/she actually spent in the activity.
UBC CPD (BC Dementia Education Project) with support from the Ministry of Health Services, Pharmaceutical Services Division, Alzheimer’s Drug Therapy Initiative, has developed family physician and general practitioner focused education on dementia.
The Family Practice Oncology Network (BCCA) is partnering with UBC Division of Continuing Professional Development to present the Oncology CME Webcasts. Past FPON webinars: http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/HPI/FPON/CME/2012+CME+Webcasts.htm
To familiarize you with the webinar platform Adobe Connect, a Quick Start Guide is available HERE. What do I need to download to make the webinar work and how long will it take?
Before the webinar, UBC CPD recommends testing your computer. We recommend you do this test at least 30 minutes prior to the presentation. To test your computer, please CLICK HERE to make sure all the requirements are met. If you pass the first three steps of the test, then your computer is setup for the webinar. Please test your audio ahead of time.
The following are computer requirements for the best viewing experience:
Windows hardware requirements
- Microsoft® Windows XP, Windows Vista, or Windows 7
- Internet Explorer 6.0 or later, or Mozilla Firefox® 2.0 or later
- Adobe Flash Player 8 or later
- Windows XP: 450MHz Intel® Pentium® II or faster (128MB of RAM, 512MB recommended)
- Windows Vista: 1GHz Intel Pentium II or faster (1GB of RAM)
Mac OS hardware requirements
- Mac OS X 10.4.8 or later
- Safari™ 2.0.4 or later or Firefox 2.0 or later
- Adobe Flash Player 8 or later
- 500MHz PowerPC G3 or faster or 1.83GHz Intel Core™ Duo or faster
- 128MB of RAM (512MB recommended)
- Display resolution of 800×600 pixels or greater
- Sound card – please test your audio ahead of time
- Bandwidth (256Kbps or more)
*If the webinar program software does not detect Adobe Flash on your Mac or PC when viewing a presentation, you will be automatically prompted to install the plug-in. Adobe Flash only needs to be installed once and will then be available for watching any future Adobe Connect Pro presentations.
Mobile Adobe Connect: http://www.adobe.com/products/adobeconnect/feature-details/adobe-connectmobile.html
Android app: https://market.android.com/details?id=air.com.adobe.connectpro&feature=search_result
iPhone app: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/adobe-connect-mobile-for-ios/id430437503?mt=8
*Not all of the features are available.
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