Alberta Sexual Assault Course and Conference

June 8, 2024

The Alberta Sexual Assault Course and Conference is designed to share core training and provide management updates for urban and rural healthcare professionals caring for patients that have experienced sexual violence. The course endeavours to provide broad training with sessions that are tailored to both medical and non-medical professionals. Examples of course topics include completing sexual assault examination kits, communication tools for connection after trauma, sexual violence in digital spaces and understanding investigative processes.

  • Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:35 p.m.
  • Location: virtual
  • Cost: for information on cost and to register, please visit the event website.

Learning objectives

At the end of this course, learners will be equipped to:

  • Recognize the impact of trauma and ways to provide trauma informed care.
  • Describe how to complete a Sexual Assault Examination (medical or forensic).
  • Discuss current sexual violence investigative processes and methods.
  • Review emerging issues and trends in sexual violence.

Post Conference Webinar Times/Dates:

  • 7 - 8:15 p.m.
  • Wednesday, September 25, 2024
  • Wednesday, November 20, 2024
  • Wednesday, March 12, 2025
  • Wednesday, May 28, 2025

For more information, please contact

CME Accreditation:

Mainpro+ Group Learning
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 10.25 Mainpro+® credits.

Members of the American Academy of Family Physicians are eligible to receive up to 10.25 Prescribed credit hours for attendance at this meeting/event due to a reciprocal agreement with the College of Family Physicians of Canada.

This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and approved by University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development. You may claim a maximum of 10.25 hours (credits are automatically calculated).


Alberta Medical Association Mission: Advocate for and support Alberta physicians. Strengthen their leadership in the provision of sustainable quality care.