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CYMHSU Community of Practice | 7th Annual Gathering

May 13, 2022 - 8:00am to 4:00pm

Members of the Child & Youth Mental Health & Substance Use (CYMHSU) Community of Practice are invited to attend the next Provincial CoP Gathering on:

Friday, May 13, 2022 | 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

The Marriott Pinnacle | Vancouver, BC (in accordance with PHO orders)

*Breakfast available at 7:30 am


This gathering is an opportunity to come together in person to network, share learnings, collaboratively action plan and identify opportunities for continued partnerships in transforming mental health care and substance use prevention and care for children, youth, and families in BC.

Our Vision
Timely, seamless child & youth mental health and substance use care across BC

Objectives of the gathering

  • Leverage strengths, possibilities, challenges and successes of BC’s health care system to work towards our vision
  • Identify opportunities for new or continued partnerships for prevention and transformation of care

New member attendance
If you are interested in joining the CYMHSU Community of Practice and attending this event, please contact Sonia Virk by email at

Things to know

  • Eligible physicians (non-HA leadership roles, and non-salaried physicians) will be provided sessional reimbursement for their attendance.
  • Attendees are required to book their own travel and accommodation for the event.
  • Reimbursement for travel and accommodation expenses can be claimed through the Shared Care Committee following the completion of the event.
  • The expense policy information is HERE.

Thank you.


The CYMHSU CoP Steering Committee
(Drs Aven Poynter, David Smith, Matthew Chow, Rob Lehman, Shirley Sze, Wilma Arruda)

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