This symposium targets all primary health care providers interested in enhancing their knowledge of the common problems encountered by children following solid organ transplant.
At the Matrix Hotel, Edmonton
At the Avonair Curling Club, Princess Elizabeth Ave NW, Edmonton.
Closely linked with the PCN Physician Leads Forum, which is scheduled for March 7-8.
Various dates for facilitated course. Self-led course available.
The spring meeting of the Alberta Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ASOG) will take place March 28.
2014 Scientific Conference and AGM of the Alberta Psychiatric Association.
On February 24, the Medical Council of Canada (MCC) and the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA) announced that Alberta is now accepting applications for medical registration through the physiciansapply.ca national portal.
This year, 67 Alberta medical students have been chosen to each receive a $1,500 Alberta Medical Association (AMA) Medical Student Bursary. A complete list of the recipients of the 2014 bursary can be found on the Medical Student Bursary webpage.
This year, the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) will be hosting town-hall discussions across the country on the contentious issues that surround end-of-life (EOL) care.
The Alberta Medical Association (AMA) publishes tips in MD Scope to help members with their billing, all of which are available on our website without logging in. The AMA also offers billing seminars throughout the year – dates and locations across the province are now open for registration!
In a presentation sponsored by the Physician and Family Support Program (PFSP), Dr. Rebecca Guest discussed themes of stress and well-being among cancer surgeons at the Alberta Association of General Surgeons' Review in the Rockies in February.
If you answered yes, the checklist is out-of-date and should be replaced by the Alberta Screening and Prevention (ASaP) Maneuver Menu. Toward Optimized Practice (TOP) has committed to continually updating the ASaP Maneuver Menu and accompanying documents as new evidence is available.
This new column, jointly sponsored by the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA) and the Alberta Medical Association (AMA), will be a new tool to assist you as a prescribing physician in your care of your older patients.
The AMA responds to the Alberta government's new health charter. (A patient charter was one of the things we called for in the 2009 consultation of the Minister’s Advisory Council on Health that led to the Alberta Health Act.) Read our detailed response.
Letters from the AMA president about issues of critical importance.Continue Reading »
Part of taking care of our patients is taking care of ourselves. Access the PFSP for confidential support and help with personal health issues.Continue Reading »