Upcoming events

The 5As Team Training Workshop

November 3, 2018

This interactive workshop will provide attendees with an overview of therapeutic approaches, help frame clinical conversations, share experiences, practice new skills and discuss strategies to improve obesity prevention and management. Each learner will be provided with a toolkit they can use in their own practice.

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.

(Re) imagining Health: Sickle Cell Anemia & Thalassaemia Conference

November 16-17, 2018

Join a community of physicians, surgeons, researchers, medical practitioners and patients to discuss and review the latest research and treatment options in an effort to find a cure for Sickle Cell Anemia and Thalassaemia.

Practical management of Hospitalized Patients with Liver Disease

November 17, 2018

This course will focus on the in-patient management of cirrhosis and alcoholic hepatitis with a goal to decrease readmissions.

43rd Annual Family Practice Review and Update Course

November 19 to 22, 2018

Attend for an update focused on information pearls pertinent to practice in primary care. Topics covered include a wide variety of the diagnoses typically seen in both urban and rural settings.

Co-creation workshops

November 1 and November 21, 2018

The Physician Learning Program at the University of Alberta, and the Digestive Health SCN would like to invite you to participate in co-creation workshops to understand the proton pump inhibitor (PPI) prescribing and deprescribing problem from a physician and patient point of view; collaboratively analyze two evidence-based guidelines (one to help primary care physicians start prescribing PPIs, and another to help primary care physicians stop prescribing PPIs); and co-create with physicians and patients a shared-decision making tool to support PPI conversations.

CASEM Football Injuries Sport Medicine Course

November 24, 2018

Targeted at the physician or sport medicine health care professional, this one day clinical workshop will cover all aspects of football injuries. This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Ontario Chapter for up to 6 Mainpro+ credits.

Opioids Clinical Primer

Online, anytime

Machealth has launched a free, certified online program to educate health professionals about safe opioid risk reduction; address opioid use disorder by reducing harms including overdose and dependence by recognizing and treating opioid use disorder

Inclusive Health Conference 2019

March 16, 2019

This annual event educates health professionals on LGBTQ+ health issues and how to provide inclusive, high-quality care to LGBTQ+ patients. It's a great way to develop knowledge and competency around Sexual and Gender Minority health and related issues. The conference is hosted by the Sexuality & Gender Advocacy Committee at the University of Alberta. All health care-related students and faculty are welcome.

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