The BCRS values the membership of UBC Radiology Residents:
- We offer free membership during residency and a 50% discount in dues while in your first year of practice.
- Registered members are able to participate in all BCRS General Meetings and accredited BCRS CME events at little or no cost.
- We have Junior and Senior Resident Representatives on our Executive Council to increase communication between residents and the BCRS.
- We offer a Leadership in Radiology Scholarship to residents in any year of training.
Opportunities & Resources
BCRS Leadership in Radiology Resident Scholarship
The BCRS Leadership in Radiology Resident Scholarship will allow the selected UBC Radiology resident to acquire or develop leadership skills to become radiology leaders of tomorrow. The right leadership training and understanding of how to apply the learning, will help radiology residents advance their careers. This award will allow one (1) radiology resident to attend the CAR Annual Scientific Meeting.
The value of the award is intended to cover: Cost of CAR ASM registration(s)
The BC Radiological Society is under no obligation to offer the scholarship annually.
BCRS Executive Council Resident Representatives
There are two resident positions available on the Executive Council – Junior and Senior Resident Representatives – for resident members in good standing. Meet your current Resident Representatives here.
Become familiar with key issues affecting the practice of radiology and the availability of medical imaging within the province of British Columbia. Gain leadership, advocacy, and administrative skills applicable to group practice.
The Rural Guide contains information and links to several resources available to residents and radiologists training or practicing in rural locations. Thank you to Dr. Csilla Egri, Resident Representative, for preparing this useful information including Speciality Resident Training Bursary, Rural Specialist Locum Program, list of DAP-accredited DI facilities and a map of MRI centres in BC.
See the Rural Guide: PDF
Residents and the National Association
The CAR Resident Section (RS) is the joint collaborative effort of resident liaisons and volunteers from all 16 residency programs across the country: https://car.ca/membership/resident-section/