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Call for applications: AMA committees

April 16, 2019

The AMA is currently recruiting to fill positions on several committees, including AMA Compensation Committee; Allocation Working Group; Fees Advisory Committee; Committee on Bylaws; Committee on Financial Audit; Committee on Uninsured Services; and Health Issues Council. The deadline to apply is April 28.

Influenza Immunization Program newsletter

April 9, 2019

The Influenza Immunization Program for 2018-2019 is coming to an end with the exception of children who require a second dose of influenza vaccine. Eligible children will be able to receive this second dose of influenza vaccine up to and including April 30, 2019 at their local public health office. As of March 30, 2019, 1,304,111 doses of influenza vaccine have been administered in Alberta. Thank you for your support of the Alberta Influenza Immunization Program.

AMA President-Elect: Call for nominations

April 4, 2019

The Call for Nominations period for the 2019-20 president-elect is open. Nominations are due by 9 a.m., Wednesday, May 8.

The AMA/WCB Advisory Committee wants you!

March 21, 2019

The AMA/WCB Advisory Committee is looking for a family physician to join the committee. The deadline to apply is April 18.

March-April 2019 Alberta Doctors' Digest now online

March 13, 2019

Highlights in this issue: World Professional Association for Transgender Health holds first-ever conference in Canada; AMA Indigenous Cultural Safety Training; Integrated health information is coming; Dr. Ioana Bratu gets our physician wellness #GOAT; Shine a Light: Dr. Sayeh; and a lot more!

We moved some important information on albertadoctors.org

January 16, 2019

To introduce new eHealth information on the AMA website, we've shifted information regarding electronic medical records, the Health Information Act and patient privacy. Please take a moment to familiarize yourself with the new pages and update any bookmarks you may have saved in your internet browser.

AMA holiday office hours

April 18, 2019

The AMA offices and phone lines will be closed Good Friday (April 19) and Easter Monday (April 22). Regular business hours will resume Tuesday, April 23.

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