The Alberta COVID 19 Relaunch Plan: What We Know Today

Information Session for Alberta Community Physicians

May 11, 2020

Please join us on Monday, May 11 from 12 – 1:15 p.m., to learn about the Alberta COVID-19 phased relaunch plan.

Leaders from Alberta Health, Alberta Health Services, the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta and the Alberta Medical Association will provide key updates and answer your questions.

Speakers and moderators 

  • Dr. Deena Hinshaw
    Alberta’s Chief Medical Officer of Health
  • Dr. Scott McLeod
    Registrar, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
  • Dr. Ted Braun
    Alberta Health Services, Vice President and Medical Director, Clinical Operations
  • Dr. Francois Belanger
    Alberta Health Services, Vice President, Quality & Chief Medical Officer
  • Dr. Paul Boucher
    AMA President-Elect 2019-2020
  • Dr. Brad Bahler
    AMA-ACTT Medical Director & Primary Care Alliance Chair
  • Dr. Janet Craig
    Primary Care Physician, Edmonton Zone & AMA Physician Champion

At the end of this session participants will be able to:

  1. Use the information presented by key organizations outlining what they know today on the Alberta COVID-19 relaunch plan to develop processes within their community practice.
  2. Use the CPSA COVID-19: Reopening Practice document as a guide to determine which clinical care services are reasonable to resume in their own practice.
  3. Implement Alberta Health guidance to ensure the safety of patients and staff.
  4. Understand how Alberta Health Services is resuming non-urgent scheduled procedures and other services.

This information session is for community physicians and clinic team members. For further inquiries, please email


Register in advance for this Zoom webinar:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar via your computer and or your phone. We invite you to join the session up to 30 minutes earlier to ensure you are familiar with using Zoom technology. Participants' cameras will be disabled throughout this zoom session, you will however be able to see the presenters on video. Mics will be enabled during the live Q & A session. For technical assistance please call Zoom support (+1.888.799.9666 ext. 2)

CME Credit Information

This one-credit-per-hour Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Alberta Chapter for up to 1.25 Mainpro+ credits.

This webinar series is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development. You may claim a maximum of 47 hours (credits are automatically calculated). This session 1.25 hours. Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit can be found at

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