Technologies in Emergency Care – TEC Vancouver Conference 2019
The TEC Vancouver conference will bring together clinicians, health professionals and health leaders to explore clinical gaps and how technologies can be used to solve real life challenges in primary and emergency health services in BC and beyond. Health authorities and policy makers from British Columbia, leading health technology experts and innovators are invited to this conference in order to work together and discuss the realization of possible solutions. Together we can showcase the implementation of technology that will transform how we deliver health care in British Columbia.
This conference will:
- Share knowledge about existing and emerging innovative health technologies to improve patient care, health provider work and education relevant to the Emergency Department and beyond
- Identify and address real life clinical problems and challenges in order to find novel solutions
- Clarify and share pathways for health technology innovations, from design to implementation and commercialization, with clinicians, policy makers, industry leaders and health administrators
|Date:||Saturday, November 2, 2019|
|Time:||8:30 am to 4:00 pm PST|
|Venue:||Vancouver General Hospital
899 W 12th Ave
Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9
|Agenda:||Agenda & Speakers to be announced soon|
Follow this link to register for the TEC Vancouver conference.
Please note: We welcome health professionals, health administrators and health professional trainees to register for conference attendance. We welcome industry leaders to participate through corporate sponsorships. Please contact email@example.com for further information so we can find the most suitable sponsorship options for you.
- General Admission – Early Bird**: $175
- General Admission: $225 – after September 7, 2019, 5:00pm PST
- Reduced Rate* – Early Bird**: $75
- Reduced Rate*: $85 – after September 7, 2019, 5:00pm PST.
Lunch is included in the conference fee.
A certificate of attendance can be provided on request.
*The reduced rate applies to nurses, residents, medical students and allied health professionals. Please provide proof of your status at our registration desk during check-in on the conference day.
**Early bird tickets are on sale until September 7, 2019, 5:00pm PST.
If you would like to present your work at this conference, we invite you to submit your abstract using the following link:
Authors of the chosen abstracts will be given the opportunity to present at the conference on November 2, 2019 in Vancouver, BC. We will contact successful authors by August 30, 2019. The abstract submission deadline is Monday, July 15, 2019, 5:00 pm PST.
Digital Emergency Medicine is a research unit in the UBC Faculty of Medicine Department of Emergency Medicine, with the goal of introducing, researching and implementing technology innovations in emergency and primary care with their interdisciplinary partners to improve people’s health and strengthen health systems.
The Department of Emergency Medicine at Vancouver General Hospital (VGH) sees over 95,000 patients per year and houses a Level 1 Trauma Centre. VGH is a 955 bed adult tertiary care hospital focusing on tertiary, trauma, and neurological care. The Emergency Medicine group at VGH supports strong research and academic educational programs.
Partners & Sponsors
VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation is Vancouver Coastal Health‘s primary philanthropic partner, raising funds for specialized adult health services and research for all British Columbians. The VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation partners with donors to drive innovation and sustainable health care at VGH, UBC Hospital, GF Strong Rehab Centre, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, and Vancouver Community Health Services.
If you’re interested in being part of this conference as a sponsor, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.