News archives

November 2020

Are you interested in improving symptom management for cirrhosis care in Alberta?

November 17, 2020

Enhancing Alberta Primary Care Research Networks (EnACt) is conducting a qualitative research study seeking to understand the decision process when primary care physicians manage the symptoms of patients living with cirrhosis. To gather this information EnACt is seeking to interview primary care physicians. Interview findings will contribute to an understanding of the integration of roles and principles in cirrhosis symptom management across the trajectory of the illness. To ensure balanced geographical representation, EnACT is specifically seeking to interview physicians from Edmonton and Northern Alberta.

Nominate an Alberta physician for CMA President

November 10, 2020

Alberta Canadian Medical Association members are invited to present a CMA president-elect nominee from Alberta for confirmation at the CMA AGM/General Council meeting in August 2021. If Alberta’s choice is ratified, the nominee will become CMA president in 2022. Nominations are due right away (November 26), so don't delay!

Media Relations and Social Media Training

November 3, 2020

Wondering how to create strategic and engaging social media content for advocacy efforts, amplifying positive messages, mitigating criticism and more? Need some news media tips and tricks, dos and don'ts or perhaps practice with mock interviews? The AMA is offering members training in social media and media relations (beginner and intermediate) with several sessions to choose from. Learn more and register today!

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