MD Scope

MD Scope is the Alberta Medical Association’s email newsletter, sent to members and subscribers at least twice each month.

Each regular issue of the MD Scope includes classified ads.

Typical MD Scope stories include:

  • AMA news and events
  • Member benefits and services
  • Alberta Health Services/Alberta Health initiatives and updates
  • Program-related information: Physician and Family Support Program, Accelerating Change Transformation Team, etc.
  • Conferences, workshops and other learning opportunities

View MD Scope archive for previous issues

October 7, 2021

  • Reminders: AMA membership renewal, Calgary Water Fluoridation, Health Issues Council and AMA HBTF
  • AHS Immunization of Workers for COVID-19 Policy 
  • October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
  • Regular Breast Screening Saves Lives
  • Students and residents: Get funding for health promotion!
  • Community paramedic leverages physician contributions to CED in Netcare
  • Share your feedback on virtual care standards: Participate in CPSA's consultation 
  • Dermatology – Southern Alberta added to eReferral Advice Request 
  • “Stream Me Up Scotty!” PEIP 2021 
  • Webinar - Winding down your corporation - the when, why and how 
  • Supporting individuals who use methamphetamines
  • Survey Corner: Celiac Disease Survey for Primary Care Practitioners 
  • Sidebars:
    • Fall 2021 RF Reports and Resolutions are now available online
    • Shine A Light: Edmonton family physician Dr. Neha Chadha.
    • Top stories from our last issue
    • MD Scope Classifieds
    • Physician and Family Support Program
    • Specialist Physicians: Do you want your consult reports available on Netcare?
    • Invite two patients today to
    • AMA News for Docs - Sign up today!
    • Practitioner Advocacy Assistance Line


The AMA occasionally accepts submissions for the MD Scope from outside organizations/programs.


For more information about the MD Scope, please email Stephanie Usher.

To learn more about advertising in the MD Scope Classifieds, please visit our information page.

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