2015 PERC Annual Scientific Meeting

2015 PERC Annual Scientific Meeting

The PERC 2015 Annual Scientific Meeting was held at the Fairmont Banff Springs in Banff Alberta. The Fellows Education Day was held on the Sunday prior to the research presentations – this day was a great success with distinguished guest speakers Drs. Quynh Doan, Garth Meckler, Gary Joubert, and a team from MD Management Services. This year we introduced a PEM Panel discussion at the end of the day, 6 directors from across Canada participated in this dynamic panel discussion. Dr. William Ghali from the University of Calgary presented on the ‘Ward of the 21st Century’. The ‘Acronym Contest’ was handed over to the Vancouver group and also introduced the ‘PERC-Oscars’. TREKK held a network meeting on Tuesday afternoon and their Board of Directors also took the time to meet in Banff. The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons also held there subspecialty meeting while at PERC.


PERC 2015 Statistics

Total Attendees = 152

Coordinators = 25

Physicians/Allied Health = 70

Fellows = 50

Trainees = 0

Other Non-PERC = 7

Total Presentations = 68

Fellows = 38

Trainee = 0

New Research = 11

Completed Research = 8

Ongoing & Updates = 11