About the AMA

Dr. Allan Bailey, Section of General Practice

We are the AMA/CMA

Welcome to the Alberta Medical Association and Canadian Medical Association!

Your membership adds to a strong, united voice for the medical profession on a provincial and national level.

Throughout your career, when you need support, the AMA/CMA will be there for you.

COVID-19 (2019 novel coronavirus)

COVID-19 (2019 novel coronavirus) news and resource center for physicians. Pages include key clinical information; guidance for community physicians and their teams; COVID-19 positive primary care pathways; hospital transitions to community for COVID-19 patients; information on mental health and virtual care, business supports, the medical student support for health care workers program, educational materials for physicians and the AMA office closures and remote work.

Vision and Mission

Learn about our vision and mission. Alberta's physicians are committed to a health care system that facilitates wellness and delivers patient-and family-centered care.

Manage your membership

Find out how to renew your AMA membership.

We are the AMA

Learn how you can participate in the AMA and CMA.

Awards, scholarships, bursaries and grants

The AMA recognizes the outstanding efforts and achievements of its member physicians, resident physicians and medical students with a wide range of awards, scholarships, bursaries and grants.

AMA in medical history

For over 100 years, the AMA has represented and advocated for Alberta physicians and their patients.

Canadian Medical Association

The Alberta Medical Association is proud to be part of the CMA. The CMA's mission is empowering and caring for patients. Find out about the CMA and the CMA benefits you’re entitled to as an AMA member.

Contact us

Tell us what's important to you! We always want to hear from our members. Find ways to contact senior administration and all of our member services.

As a provincial organization, with offices, staff and members located throughout this beautiful province, we wish to acknowledge that we are on traditional territories of the many First Nations, Métis, and Inuit whose footsteps have marked these lands for centuries.

Learn more on our Indigenous Health page or in our AMA Policy Statement on Indigenous Health.  

Featured Items

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