Upcoming events

Opioids information session - WCB-Alberta

September 27, 2022

The last few years have brought significant advances and new evidence about appropriate opioid use, patient safety and impacts on the broader opioid crisis and addictions. In this talk, Dr. Sebastian Straube will update on the current evidence for the use of opioids for chronic pain and their role for acute pain treatment, with a focus on safety, recovery and return to work. There will be opportunity for questions and discussion.

Opioids for Chronic Pain

On demand

This self-assessment module, accredited by both the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the College of Family Physicians of Canada, will enable participants to improve their opioid prescribing practices by engaging with the most current and updated 2017 Canadian Opioid Guideline and literature.

7th Annual Healthy Steps for Change

October 1, 2022

Registration is now open for the 7th Annual Healthy Steps for Change event.

Media Relations 101

October 13, 2022

Please note session will not be recorded. In this beginner session, members will walk away feeling more comfortable and confident in navigating social media platforms and understanding how to create strategic and engaging content for advocacy efforts, amplifying positive messages, mitigating criticism and more.

Obstetrical Management Seminars 2022

October 20 & October 21, 2022

Two Obstetrical Management Seminars intended to provide an opportunity to review and update your knowledge and management of normal and abnormal obstetrical cases.

Media Relations 201

October 20, 2022

Hosted by the AMA's Shan Rupnarain, AED Public Affairs, with our media training partner Grant Ainsley, this is a three-hour session for those who anticipate doing a lot of media. It will involve working up messages, doing mock interviews, receiving feedback (and trying again if there's time). Space is limited for this session

Evidence-based Practice for Improving Quality (EPIQ) Workshop

October 24, 2022

The EPIQ workshop uses a hands-on approach that enables teams to successfully implement quality improvement together.

Pearls for Family Practice: Clearing Out Your Inbox

October 26, 2022

This program provides an update and review focused on practical, evidence-informed pearls pertinent for practice in primary care. Topics covered include a wide variety of the diagnoses typically seen in both urban and rural settings.

4th Annual Radiology Update for the Family Physician

October 29, 2022

MIC Medical Imaging invites family physicians to attend our 4th Annual Radiology Update. This one-day session gives attendees an opportunity to learn more about the latest advances in radiology and interact with MIC's radiologists during the popular "Ask Us Anything" sessions.

The AMA advances patient-centered, quality care by advocating for and supporting physician leadership and wellness.