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

Alberta Doctors’ Digest is the AMA’s member magazine, published digitally six times per year. Featured regular columns include: Health Law Update, PFSP Perspectives, Insurance Insights and much more.

Joint Task Force Update

Current issue: September 9, 2021. The Joint Task Force Update is an at-a-glance summary of items that may be of interest to physicians. Each issue include links to additional information wherever possible. Read the latest update!

MD Scope

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

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

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

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

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.

Stipend Action Committee Update

Progress updates from the Stipend Action Committee, assembled by the AMA to address, at a provincial level, the concerns expressed by various groups being impacted by changes in AHS stipend arrangements. Member login required.

Featured Items

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