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The 28th Annual Rural & Remote Medicine Course - Take 2!

  • 22-Apr-2021
  • 10:00 AM
  • 24-Apr-2021
  • 5:00 PM
  • Online Portal


  • Must be a physician member.
  • For select JSC committee members only - Contact
  • An opportunity for spouses to network/chat about rural life. *If you are an allied healthcare professional, please join as an associate member.
  • Must be an SRPC member.
    **Limited Sponsorship is still available. Please register, indicate that you are unfunded and pay to complete your registration. The SRPC will do a 2nd draw after R&R and grant the remaining sponsorship to the winners with a refund.
  • Must be an SRPC member.
    **Limited Sponsorship is still available. Please register, indicate that you are unfunded and pay to complete your registration. The SRPC will do a 2nd draw after R&R and grant the remaining sponsorship to the winners with a refund.

The 28th Annual Rural & Remote Medicine Course - Take 2!

The 28th Annual Rural & Remote Medicine Course - Take 2!  will be presented virtually April 22nd - 24th and we hope that you will join us from the comfort of your home, office, or wherever you have internet access! 

Registration will provide you with an all-access pass to the three day live event. PLUS, an additional 90 days, allowing you the freedom to access any session you missed at a more convenient time. (24/7 on-demand will be available until Friday July 23, 2021)


Date: Thursday, April 22 - Saturday, April 24, 2021
Time: 10:30 am - 4:45 pm (EST)


Regular Rate Late Fee (effective April 1st)
 SRPC Member Categories
 $550  $615
 First 3 Year of Practice
 $425  $475
 Resident/Retired/Lifetime  $275  $310
 Student/Associate  $140  $155
 Non- Member Categories
 Non Member Attendee
 $750  $840

(Taxes are extra and based on your address.  Rate increase will take effect April 1st 2021.)

Members need to log in to access the member rates.  Physician Net cost to join is only $340  - Not a member yet? Join today!

Students & Residents - Please review the FUNDING AND SPONSORSHIP INITIATIVE details below prior to submitting your registration.

Anyone with questions about registration or invoicing, or membership please contact Jenna. (


Final Agenda - At A Glance
Please note that all events listed are in eastern standard time.


This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for15 Mainpro+ credits.

Complete a Linking Learning Activity through your Mainpro+ portal to get credits for the On-Demand post-conference learning.


This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and approved by Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians.  You may claim a maximum of 15 hours (credits are automatically calculated).


We have close to 100 sessions relating to rural and remote medicine and rural generalism. The SRPC is fortunate to offer peer to peer teaching.


Our keynote speakers will no doubt motivate, encourage, and inspire!

The SRPC is honoured to bring to you Canadian astronaut Dr. David Saint-Jacques, Natan Obed, President of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, and Dr. Ruth Stewart, National Rural Health Commission in Australia and ACRRM Past-President.


Connect with peers and make new connections by networking and sharing ideas during the event. We will have several virtual break-out rooms for focused discussions. 


A virtual research poster gallery will be available to see the latest in clinical research in rural medicine. 


Looking for a locum or to settle in a rural area, interested in the latest products available in medicine, wanting to connect with medical schools?

Our agenda has a block built in to allows you to click and connect with our loyal sponsors, recruiters, and exhibitors in their virtual booths.  

Thank you to our Website Sponsors:


*Sponsors, Recruiters and Exhibitors can find all the details on the Exhibitor & Sponsor Registration page or can email


UPDATE: All sessions will be available for 90 days on-demand (until Friday July 23, 2021) to allow you the convenience of listening to the sessions on your own time. 


SRPC Members are encouraged to join us for our Virtual Annual General Meeting on Friday, April 23rd. We will share important updates and vote on SRPC initiatives. 


We will host our Wine Tasting, SRPC Awards Night, Yoga and Children's Story-time on Zoom, and we will send instructions on how to join these socials the week of April 19th.

Join us for a live and interactive virtual wine tasting event at Rural and Remote! 

The SRPC is pleased to host two separate events and will be featuring wines from British Columbia and Ontario. Both evening socials will take place at 8 pm EST.

* Deadline for Ontario Wine purchase  Extended until April 12th- You still have time to order!!
* Deadline for BC Wine purchase March 29th (SOLD OUT)
*The wine must be purchased using the links provided and will ship directly to you.
* Wine can only be sold and shipped to Canadian addresses.
* Zoom links to join the event will be available on the conference platform.
* No purchase necessary for the zoom social.  You are welcome to join the social if you have not purchased the wine.  

Thursday, April 22nd

Stratus Vineyards, Niagara-on-the-lake, ON
Your host will showcase two wines:  
•    2017 Stratus Red
•    2017 Charles Baker Picone Vineyard Riesling

Cost $95.00 (+ shipping)
(Free shipping in ON / $15 rebate for Rest of Canada.)

Order Your Ontario Wine Or Call  905.468.1806 

Saturday, April 24th (SOLD OUT)

Hillside Winery & Bistro, Penticton, BC
Your host will showcase three wines:
•    2018 Merlot
•    2019 Unoaked Pinot Gris
•    2019 Rosé

Cost $71.00 (+ shipping)
Promo Code for BC: SRPCWest (Free shipping.)
Promo Code for Rest of Canada: SRPCEast ($25 flat rate shipping.)

Order Your BC Wine  (SOLD OUT)


Awards Ceremony - Friday April 23, 2021 at 7PM EST
(Link will be available on the event portal)

The SRPC feels it is important to recognize persons or organizations that have made a significant contribution to rural medicine in Canada. Visit our awards page for all the information needed to prepare your nominations or see if you are eligible. All applications must be received by Sunday, January 31st, 2021.

Exception for Rural Service Award, Rural Long Service Award, Fellowship of Rural Remote Medicine of the SRPC and the SRPC Lifetime Member awards:  SRPC Members must be registered for this event no later than Wednesday, March 1st, to be eligible.


SRPC Sponsorship for R&R 2021

Funding is made possible by generous physicians and others who wish to support learners and the future of rural and remote medicine in Canada.

  • Sponsor a Student or Resident
    During the registration process, you may choose to sponsor a student/resident by adding their registration fee to your invoice.  You will have the option to provide the name of a specific individual and we will inform them that you have sponsored their registration fees.  All student/residents requesting funding will be entered into a draw for the remaining sponsorship. 

  • Students and Residents Requesting Sponsorship***
    Any student or resident that registers for this event and has ZERO funding from elsewhere is eligible. Please indicate that you are an unfunded on the registration page.  1st draw was March15th.
    ***Learners registering AFTER March 15th - Please register, indicate that you are unfunded and pay to complete your registration.  The SRPC will do a 2nd draw after R&R to grant the remaining sponsorship. Indicate that you are unfunded and would like to be considered for the SRPC Sponsorship.

Other Sponsorship

Have you been approved for funding?  Please select the "Sponsored" registration option and use the promo code that your sponsor communicated to you.

Pending Sponsorship?
If you are unsure if funding is granted, please register as a student or resident and leave your registration as pending. (Do not pay the invoice) we can settle in the weeks to come. Contact Jenna if you have any questions.  (


All event cancellations must be made in writing by email to (

  • A full Refund (less $75 admin fee) will be granted if notification is received by March 4th.
  • 50% refund will be granted for cancellations made between March 5th and March 21st OR full amount (less $75 admin fee) as a credit on your account to be used on future invoices. (Events, membership, or donations.)
  • Refunds will not be granted after March 21st. The full amount (less $75 admin fee) as a credit on your account to be used on future invoices. (Events, membership, or donations)
  • Deposits are non-refundable but are transferable to SRPC membership or donations.
  • Social tickets are non-refundable but may be transferred or donated to a student or resident.

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The 28th Annual Rural and Remote Medicine Course - Take 2!

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