Newsletters & Magazines

News for Alberta physicians

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The Alberta Medical Association produces a selection of newsletters and magazines to keep members informed about:

  • Association activities
  • Events
  • Items of interest from the medical community in Alberta and across the country

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Alberta Doctors' Digest

The November-December 2022 issue of Alberta Doctors' Digest is now available! Highlights include: Meet your new Dr. Gadget!; Health Law Update The uninsured minority; Shine A Light: Dr. Farhad Peerani; Managing caregiver relationships as a competency; Breast cancer screening update and more!

Family Medicine Review

Current issue: October 12, 2022. Brought to you by the Sections of Family Medicine and Rural Medicine, the Family Medicine Review offers an at-a-glance summary of information, resources, and events for Alberta’s family physicians. New issues will be shared twice a month.

MD Scope

Current issue: November 24, 2022. MD Scope is a biweekly email newsletter with AMA reminders, Alberta Health Services/Alberta Health updates, billing tips, conferences and much more. Each regular issue of the MD Scope includes classified ads.

News for Docs

News for Docs is a daily email newsletter containing news items of interest to Alberta physicians. We scour news sources daily to bring you curated content every day. Sign up to receive our curated newsletter

Optimized Prescribing with Seniors

Current article - September 2022. A joint communication between the AMA and the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta, articles in this publication are written by physicians for physicians prescribing in the care of older patients.

Primary Care News archive

Current issue: September 2022. The Primary Care Alliance brings you information about current initiatives, activities and events related to primary care in Alberta. This archive will always contain links to one year of back issues of Primary Care News.

Section News

Current Issue: October 2022. Section News is a monthly e-newsletter featuring updates from AMA member sections. Submitted by section presidents (or their representatives), the updates most often pertain to section governance announcements/news, reports from meetings or notices of upcoming meetings, conferences and events.

SFM Bulletin

Current issue: November 29, 2022. Access the SFM Executive's regular update on important issues and work related to the Section of Family Medicine and Alberta's family physicians in general.

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