Alberta Health recruiting for Mental Health Panel and Drug Evaluation Commitee

November 16, 2020

Alberta Health is seeking psychiatrist members for its Mental Health Review Panel Roster and physician members for its Expert Committee on Drug Evaluation and Therapeutics.

- Applications for both are due December 17 - 

Mental Health Review Panel Roster

Alberta Health is seeking psychiatrists members. Apply by December 17

The Mental Health Review Panel Roster is an adjudicative body that considers applications pertaining to:

  • cancellation of admission and renewal certificates for patients detained in designated facilities;
  • return of a patient to a correctional facility after treatment;
  • cancellation of community treatment orders; patient competence to make treatment decisions; and
  • administration of treatment to patients who object to it under the Mental Health Act (Act).

Expert Committee on Drug Evaluation and Therapeutics

Applications are due December 17

Alberta Health is seeking physicians and Albertans with expertise in pharmacy, health research and epidemiology-related fields to serve on the Expert Committee on Drug Evaluation and Therapeutics. The committee is an advisory agency that provides advice to the Minister of Health regarding the Alberta Drug Benefit List. It is a unique opportunity to make potentially life saving updates to the Alberta Drug Benefit List and improve Albertan’s access to modern medicine.

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