46th Annual Pearls for Family Practice

Don’t Miss a Beat: Updates on Cardiovascular Risk Reduction & Using Data to Close Care Gaps

June 3, 2022

Part of the Pearls for Family Practice Series

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

Learning Objectives:

At the end of this series, participants will be able to:

Morning Sessions:

  • Identify strategies to reduce cardiovascular (CV) risk in patients with and without diabetes.
  • Pearls for family practice from endocrinology, cardiology, and nephrology points of view.

Afternoon Session:

  • Understand the Physician Practice Improvement Program and how to earn credits.
  • Understand how to interpret your data in your Health Quality Council of Alberta (HQCA) Panel Report.
  • Introduce tools to help with your practice improvement.
  • Learn to make actionable goals that can be implemented in your practice.
  • Apply improvements to your practice

Time details: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Location: Virtual and In-Person - Health Science Centre, Foothills Campus, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary

Registration and additional information is available on the event website.

CME accreditation:
This one-credit-per-hour Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development for up to 2.75 credits Mainpro+® credits.
This one-credit-per-hour Assessment program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development for up to 2 Mainpro+® credits.
Members of the American Academy of Family Physicians are eligible to receive up to 4.75 Prescribed credit hours for attendance at this meeting/event due to a reciprocal agreement with the College of Family Physicians of Canada.

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