Events

Upcoming events

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.

Finding Balance in Managing Chronic Pain

March 3, 2020

Event organized by AMA Section of Chronic Pain President, Dr. Yasmin Majeed in collaboration with the Calgary Zone Primary Care Network to support chronic pain management in the current climate. Speakers include: Dr. Lori Montgomery: Managing Chronic Pain; Dr. Marc Klassa: Addressing the Challenges; and Dr. Scott McLeod, CPSA Registrar: The College Perspective.

Human Factors in Healthcare

Multiple dates in Calgary and Edmonton

This accredited multi-day course will discuss the role of human factors in healthcare. Participants will have opportunities for the application of Human Factors knowledge and methods through course modules, covering case studies and methodologies in various clinical areas.

Anxiety Half Day

March 6, 2020

This series of updates aims to provide healthcare professionals with an evidence-based overview of multiple areas within the psychiatric domain.

History of Medicine Days Conference 2020

March 20, 2020

History of Medicine Days is an annual two-day nation-wide conference in which medical and history students from across Canada deliver 10-minute presentations or posters on the history of medicine and health care.

Stroke Symposium Alberta

April 3, 2020

What you need to know about stroke diagnosis, management and recovery-focused in the office setting.

Wounds Canada 2020 Spring Conference

April 3 - 4, 2020

This two-day continuing education event is for health professionals, patients and families, including those who care for those with wounds or who are at risk of developing wounds.

4th Annual Radiology Update Navigating Imaging for the Family Physician

September 19, 2020

MIC Medical Imaging invites family physicians to a one-day session that provides attendees with an opportunity to: learn more about the latest advances in radiology; interact with MIC’s radiologists during the “Ask Us Anything” sessions; attend an informative session on nuclear medicine imaging; and participate in highly rated, small group, live ultrasound demonstrations.

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