Immediate Past President

Dr. Vesta Michelle Warren, AMA President 2021-2022

Dr. Vesta Michelle Warren


Dr. Vesta Michelle Warren was the AMA president for 2021-22. She is family physician in Sundre, an associate clinical professor in family medicine at the University of Calgary and an assistant clinical professor in family medicine at the University of Alberta.

A distinguished career

Dr. Warren received her medical degree from the University of Alberta in 1997 and her Certification in the College of Family Physicians in 1999. In 2010, she became a Fellow of the College of Family Physicians of Canada.

Outside of the AMA, Dr. Warren has provided leadership in many roles including Chair of the First Annual Clinical Connections Conference Planning Committee with the Alberta College of Family Physicians.

An active AMA member

Dr. Warren joined the AMA the first year of her residency (1997). She has provided her expertise to the AMA since 2015, when she joined the AMA Representative Forum as a delegate for Central Zone. Her other work with the AMA includes serving on the Nominating and Compensation Committees and, just recently, as Member at Large for the Section of Rural Medicine executive. Dr. Warren is a member of the Family Medicine Taskforce.

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