Upcoming events

Resident Wellness Conference - Edmonton

November 21, 2019

The Resident Wellness Conference is a PFSP-sponsored event to provide residents with wellness information and learning. This year's conference, Resident Physician Health: A Shared Responsibility, will focus on recognizing the importance of culture change and personal resilience to support the health of resident physicians in Alberta.

CASEM Football Sport Medicine Conference

November 23, 2019

This one day clinical workshop lead by Drs. Ryan Shields and Trevor Trinh, targeted at the physician or sport medicine health care professional, will cover all aspects of football sport medicine.

Optimizing Antimicrobial Use in the Clinic

November 28, 2019

Optimizing antimicrobial use in the clinic: current approaches for antibiotic allergy, upper respiratory tract infection and C. diff.

Women’s Mental Health (Psychiatric Quarterly Updates: Session Four)

November 29, 2019

This series of updates aims to provide health care professionals with an evidence-based overview of multiple areas within the psychiatric domain. Each half-day session aims to cover important topics such as diagnosis review and update, treatment/therapeutic use and application, and local perspectives and resources as it pertains to that sessions’ focus. At the end of this course, learners will be equipped to: recognize the challenge perfectionism poses to mental health treatment and describe how to work with it, differentiate and utilize psychiatric medications in the context of pregnancy.

Evening Course for Primary Care (Series)

Wednesday Evenings: September 18 - December 4, 2019

Evening Course for Primary Care provides practice pearls that can be used every day. At the end of this course, learners will be equipped to: review the diagnosis and management of problems commonly seen in Family Medicine, exchange information and develop informal inter-professional communities of practice, and stay up-to-date on CFPC priority topics

MD Financial Management Transitioning to Practice seminars and webinars

November 20 and December 11 and/or 12

Are you transitioning from residency to practice? MD Financial Management is offering an incorporation seminar in Edmonton on November 20, where you’ll get an opportunity to learn about the benefits of medical incorporation and ask questions to incorporation and tax specialists. Can’t attend the seminar? MD will be hosting two webinars December 11 and/or 12: Introduction to medical incorporation and/or Optimizing your finances as an incorporated physician.

Autism Services of Edmonton 12th Annual Conference

January 23-24, 2020

Join Children’s Autism Services of Edmonton for their 12th Annual Autism Conference: Practical classroom strategies, managing challenging behavior, recent research topics and trends, neurodiversity and parent-led topics.

Machealth: Opioids Clinical Primer

Available online October 15, 2019 to February 28, 2020

This six-part program provides an overview of key concepts and skills for clinicians facing common challenges in the management of patients with chronic pain, including reducing the risks of opioids and addressing opioid use disorder.

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