Events

Upcoming events

Choosing Wisely Canada's National Meeting

May 12-13, 2021

Join the online Choosing Wisely Canada National Meeting in collaboration with the Canadian Medical Association. This year’s National Meeting will explore the interplay between overuse and underuse, and how to prevent low-value services from diverting energy and resources from care that truly matters during these precarious times.

7th Canadian Obesity Summit

May 10-13, 2021

The Canadian Obesity Summit is a biennial conference that brings together professional obesity stakeholders for a collegial, engaging learning experience.

45th Annual Pearls for Family Practice

May 27 & 28, 2021

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

Gastroenterology for General Practitioners

May 28-29, 2021

Gastroenterology for General Practitioners (GI for GPs) – two half days, updates on cutting edge developments in Gastroenterology, practical tools and advice, small group workshops.

Cirrhosis Care Alberta

May 20, May 27, June 3, 2021

Hosted by Cirrhosis Care Alberta, this webinar is aimed at improving clinicians knowledge, attitudes and comfort around managing alcohol use disorder in patients who have cirrhosis.

CMA Health Summit Series

May 18, June 17 & August 22, 2021

The 2021 CMA Health Summit Series is a virtual, interactive event exploring what is needed to rebuild health care for the future. The insights gained from participants will inform the CMA’s bold plan for improving health, health systems and the health workforce.

Media Relations 101

July 15 or October 7, 2021

Please note this session will not be recorded. A one-hour introductory session on the state of the industry and how media work and who’s reporting these days.

Media Relations 201

June 24 or October 27, 2021

Please note this session will not be recorded. 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. This one involves working up messages, doing mock interviews, receiving feedback (and trying again if there’s time). Space is limited for this session.

Social Media 101

July 22, September 22 or November 23

Please note this session will not be recorded. Members will walk away from this social media training session 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.

CanREACH: Patient-Centered Mental Health in Paediatric Primary Care

Various dates: January 2021 through March 2022

As part of CanREACH education and training services, CanREACH offers a Continued Medical Education training program licensed and developed by The REACH Institute: “Patient-Centered Mental Health in Paediatric Primary Care (PPP)”, adapted for Canadian Primary Care Providers.

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