Events

Upcoming events

Midwifery Matters Conference

September 20, 2018

The Midwifery Matters Conference will explore Alberta’s midwifery roots, its current state and its vision for the future all within the context of the broader maternity care landscape. Speakers include: Dr. Andrew Kotaska (obstetrician and expert on informed consent), Lesley Paulette (Indigenous Midwife and Knowledge Keeper) and Cora Beitel (Midwife and expert on advancing inclusive maternity care for LGBTQIA2S families).

AMA Fall Representative Forum and Annual General Meeting

September 21 to 22, 2018

Learn more about the 2018 Fall Representative Forum and 113th annual general meeting.

Alberta Sexual Assault Course and Conference

September 22, 2018

This conference is designed to share core training and a management update for urban and rural healthcare professionals on sexual assault.

Meet and Greet Breakfast with the AIM-HI Network

September 25, 2018

In collaboration with the Indigenous Health Initiatives Program at the University of Alberta, the Alberta Indigenous Mentorship - Health Innovation Network (AIM-HI) is hosting a networking breakfast. Students, faculty and staff are invited to attend where they will learn more about Indigenous Health research and how it is supported by AIM-HI.

2018 Geriatrics Update: Clinical Pearls

September 28, 2018

This course uses a blend of plenaries, interactive small group workshops and panel discussions to share the latest knowledge and best practices in managing challenging health issues that commonly present in the older adult, across the continuum of care.

CRIT/ER 2018: Critical Care in the Emergency Room

September 28-30, 2018

If you work in the ER on a full-time, part-time or casual basis and find yourself called upon to treat the sickest of patients at a moment's notice, then this conference is for you! The rapid fire lectures with heavy "real life" clinical emphasis make for an enjoyable and entertaining learning experience.

5th Building Dementia Awareness Conference

October 4 to 6, 2018

Note: Event capacity has been expanded and registration deadline has been extended to September 28. The Early Onset Dementia Alberta Foundation presents its 5th Building Dementia Awareness Conference. This three-day conference includes keynote speeches, workshops and two dinner receptions each with entertainment.

Integrative Health Institute Conference

October 18, 2018

The Integrative Health Institute conference promotes knowledge translation and networking for health care providers, academics, learners, health administrators, and other key stakeholders. This year's conference theme is Traditional Medicine. We are pleased to be co-hosting this year's conference with the Alberta Health Services Population, Public & Indigenous Health Strategic Clinical Network.

7th Annual Practical Evidence for Informed Practice Conference

October 19 to 20, 2018

The PEIP Conference is a multidisciplinary event that showcases relevant, evidence-based, and thought-provoking topics in health care. PEIP highlights focused review that combine evidence, experience, and patient values, and is applicable to a variety of disciplines including physicians, pharmacists, nurses, nurse practitioners, and other allied health care providers.

Live Active Community Fun Run/Walk

October 20, 2018

Come join the Alberta Medical Association Youth Run Club for a free community fun run/walk in Edmonton’s River Valley. All ages and abilities are welcome!

Current Obstetrical Management Seminars

October 26, 2018

This program is intended for family physicians, midwives and nurses working in urban and rural settings. It will provide an opportunity to review and update your knowledge and management of normal and abnormal obstetrical cases.

Nourishing the Neonate Conference 2018

November 6, 2018

Explores the role of nutrition in optimizing growth and early and long term development of the neonate.

Concussion Symposium

November 15, 2018

The University of Calgary's Integrated Concussion Research Program symposium provides attendees with the latest concussion research, policy directives and effective clinical practices.

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