Classes run 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Please arrive at 8:30 AM on the first day for final registration.

The University of British Columbia is located in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. We are twenty to twenty five minutes from either the airport or the downtown core, easily accessible by car, taxi, shuttle buses, public transit. Vancouver International Airport is serviced by all major airlines, with direct flights from many major cities.

Several restaurants operate within walking distance on the UBC campus, as well as some grocery stores and coffee shops.

Attire at the clinic is casual.

If you need information and assistance with anything during your stay, please feel contact our administrative staff, who will be happy to help you.

For a map of our location, please click here:  MAP

For hotel rates go to www.hotels.com.

Here are some suggestions that have been so kindly referred by past course attendees:

Metropolitan Hotel Vancouver **** 645 Howe Street
Vancouver, BC
V6C 2Y9
$115 – $144 1/2 block away from Canada Line
Century Plaza Hotel & Spa *** 1015 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC
V6Z 1Y5
$85 – $128 downtown core
Hotel Le Soleil **** 567 Hornby Street
Vancouver, BC
V6C 2E8
$118 – $125 downtown core
St. Regis Hotel *** 1/2 602 Dunsmuir Street
Vancouver, BC
V6B 1Y6
$128 – $150 one block away from Canada Line
Four Points by Sheraton Vancouver Airport *** 8368 Alexander Road
Richmond, BC
V6X 4A6
$90 – $130 7-10mins away from iSTOP with Canada Line

Now that the IMS course is running from UBC, please go to:  http://www.ubcconferences.com/accommodations/ for UBC specific accommodation options.


Welcome to Vancouver. We hope you enjoy your visit!