PCN Physician Leads Executive

Dr. Helen Akosile-Xulu (North Zone representative)

This group provides a forum for sharing information between the Alberta Medical Association and the PCN Physician Leads on a variety of topics.

The executive (which includes one physician lead from each of the five health zones) supports the Provincial PCN Physicians Leads group.

This group represents all the PCNs and associated physicians in Alberta by:

  • Gathering local PCN issues and concerns.
  • Providing support and a voice for local physician non-profit corporation (NPC) issues.
  • Developing applicable strategies for relevant physician and patient issues within PCNs.
  • Recognizing and adhering to local autonomy for individual NPCs.

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Executive members

  • Dr. Ernst Greyvenstein (Calgary Zone representative)
  • Dr. Jordan La Rue (Central Zone representative)
  • Dr. Nadine Letwin (Edmonton Zone representative)
  • Dr. Helen Akosile-Xulu (North Zone representative)
  • Dr. Susan Byers (South Zone representative)

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PCN Strategic Forum 2022

Following a two-year absence, the PCN Strategic Forum was held in-person November 25-26, 2022, in Edmonton. The theme of this year's Forum was Purpose, Unity & Hope. Forum provided opportunities to connect with colleagues from across the province and learn about innovative ideas.
PCN Strategic Forums, hosted by the PCN Physician Leads Executive are geared towards those with a passion for advancing the Patient’s Medical Home. This year Forum was attended by more than 350 participants. Forum presentations from the 2022 event are available.

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