2020 Healthcare Travelling Roadshow

The Healthcare Travelling Roadshow is seeking healthcare students and recent graduates to help recruit the next generation of rural healthcare professionals.

Join us for a week-long road trip to rural BC to showcase career options to high school students and connect with community stakeholders and local healthcare professionals.

We have four exciting roadshows planned for May 2020:

  • Okanagan Roadshow (Summerland, Oliver, Osoyoos) – May 3 to 9, 2020
  • Peace River Roadshow (Fort St. John, Dawson Creek, Tumbler Ridge) – May 3 to 9, 2020
  • Bulkley Nechako Roadshow (Fraser Lake, Burns Lake, Southside, Houston, Hazelton) – May 10 to 16, 2020
  • Island Roadshow (Ladysmith, Port Alberni, Ucluelet, Ahoushat) – May 3 to 9, 2020

All travel, accommodation, and meal expenses are covered for participants. Interprofessional Education Passport credits are also available.

Click here to apply online. Application deadline is February 24, 2020.

The Healthcare Travelling Roadshow is delivered in partnership with the University of Northern British Columbia, UBC Faculty of Medicine, Northern Medical Programs Trust, Rural Education Action Plan, Interior Health, and Island Health.

Since its inception in 2010, the Healthcare Travelling Roadshow has connected with more than 10,500 high school students in 56 communities throughout BC. For more info, visit https://www.unbc.ca/northern-medical-program/healthcare-travelling-roadshow or contact Warren Brock at warren.brock@ubc.ca or 250-807-8601.