• Clinical Question:

    Are medical cannabinoids (MC) effective for the treatment of pain?

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  • The ACFP Opioid Task Force has developed and released a Recommendations document that focusses on eight system areas that can influence better care for patients with chronic pain, on opioid treatment, with opioid dependency, with opioid use disorder, or those with imminent risk of morbidity or mortality.

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  • Earn Self-Learning Credits Anywhere, Anytime!

    Sign up for ACFP’s online self- learning tool, GoMainpro, and earn certified Self-Learning credits on Tools for Practice.

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  • Mainpro+ User Manual – Download It Now

    Learn everything you need to know about earning and reporting credits with the new Mainpro+ User Manual by the CFPC.

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  • CALL FOR NOMINATIONS IS NOW OPEN

    Make time to acknowledge excellence in family medicine. Nominate someone today!

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Advancing Excellence in Family Practice

We are a provincial, professional voluntary organization, representing more than 4,600 family physicians in Alberta. Established 60 years ago, the ACFP strives for excellence in family practice through advocacy, continuing professional development, and primary care research.

Contact the President

The ACFP President, Dr. Fred Janke welcomes any feedback or questions. Email him at acfppres@acfp.ca.

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