As part of a special digital art display shown at ICRE 2014, various conference attendees took selfies at the interactive “The Body Electric” station. The goal of the project was for participants to reflect on self-representation and the aesthetic popularization of medical images.

Did you attend this year’s conference? If you recognize yourself in one of the images in our Facebook album, add a tag!

ICRE 2015 pre-conference workshops provide the unique opportunity to explore a topic in length with a dynamic and captive audience. The deadline to submit proposals is November 28, 2014.  For all the details on how to submit, visit the ICRE website.

Don’t forget these other important deadlines:

  • Conference workshops: January 29, 2015
  • Abstracts: March 6, 2015
  • Residency Education awards nominations: April 6, 2015

You have until November 28, 2014 to submit your ICRE pre-conference workshop proposals but don’t despair! More opportunities are coming for you to share your knowledge with participants at ICRE 2015. Stay tuned to the ICRE website. Our next deadlines are:

  • Conference workshops: January 29, 2015 (opening soon)
  • Abstracts: March 6, 2015
  • Residency Education awards nominations: April 3, 2015

How can social media enhance resident leadership?

Residents from across Canada and worldwide answered that question — submitting a diverse range of innovative and engaging ideas. The quality of the entries we received this year was excellent, presenting the review board with the ever-challenging task of selecting the winners. After much debate and deliberation, they have chosen three winning entries:

Congratulations to:

The deadline for pre-conference workshop proposals is Friday, November 28. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to engage an audience through an intimate educational setting. Visit the ICRE website to download the proposal form, and while there, start thinking about these other important deadlines:

  • Conference workshop proposals: January 29, 2015
  • Abstracts proposals: March 6, 2015
  • International Residency Education Awards nominations: April 3, 2015


Attention all physicians, medical educators, residents, health leaders and professionals, this conference is for you! Get out your smart phone or tablet and save the date: ICRE 2015 is coming to Vancouver from October 22-24, 2015! Visit the ICRE webpage for all the latest details

Did you miss one of the ICRE or SoMe plenary lectures? Video recordings for the following sessions are available on the ICRE YouTube page:

Audio recordings and slides for many of the sessions will be available on the ICRE website in the coming weeks.

For more information on ICRE, visit: http://www.royalcollege.ca/icre


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