Calendar of Events

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Event Calendar


October 19-20, 2018 7th Annual Practical Evidence for Informed Practice Conference
DoubleTree by Hilton West Edmonton | Edmonton, AB

The annual Practical Evidence for Informed Practice (PEIP) conference brings together clinical leaders to speak on the latest findings that can affect your practice and how you treat your patients. This multidisciplinary event focuses on relevant, evidence-based, and thought-provoking topics in health care.

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March 1-3, 2019 Family Medicine Summit (formerly known as Annual Scientific Assembly, Same Great Conference Experience and Even Better Name)
Rimrock Resort Hotel | Banff, AB

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April 21, 2018



GI for GPs
Sutton Place Hotel | Edmonton, AB

On Saturday, April 21st 2018, the annual GI for GPs course will take place at the Sutton Place Hotel. This one-day course will bring together physicians, residents, and nurses employed in primary care setting to learn about cutting-edge topics in gastroenterology.

Course Program:

Division of Gastroenterology, University of Alberta
May 5 and May 19, 2018






Community Physician Education Program
Fantasyland Hotel | Edmonton, AB

Physicians are invited to join the Workers’ Compensation Board-Alberta for the Community Physician Education Program. This program will enhance physician ability and confidence in providing care to injured workers.Participants can expect a half day of discussion, interaction and workshops geared towards the family physicians’ role in the care of patients with work-related injuries.Contact Information: Kristina Johnstone 780-498-4187.

This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Alberta Chapter for up to 4.5 Mainpro+ credits.

May 5, 2018 Course
Location: Fantasyland Hotel, 17700-87 Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta
Time Details: 8:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Cost: $59 per person. Full breakfast and hot lunch included.
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May 19, 2018 Course
Location: Canmore Coast Hotel, 511 Bow Valley Trail, Canmore, Alberta
Time Details: 8:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Cost: $59 per person. Full breakfast and hot lunch included.
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Workers’ Compensation Board-Alberta
May 26, 2018






Glen Sather Sports Medicine Clinic: Concussion Education Seminar
Canmore, AB

In partnership with the Banff Canmore Community Foundation, the University of Alberta’s Glen Sather Sports Medicine Clinic is pleased to offer a Concussion Education Seminar at the Bill Warren Training Centre in Canmore.The seminar’s experts will present information on a variety of concussion topics including:
– The Berlin Consensus Statement, New Investigations, Return to Learn, Research in the area of diagnostics, Breakout sessions with case studies, Lunch and refreshments will be served.

Course Program: Event Registration Now Open

University of Alberta
May 26, 2018






Sharing Tools for Excellence in Practice (STEP) conference
Ottawa, AB

On June 15, 2018, the OCFP will be hosting their Sharing Tools for Excellence in Practice (STEP) conference in Ottawa. This will be the OCFP’s first spring conference and we are very excited to bring this to our members as an in-person and webcast certified Mainpro+ event. The STEP conference will bring together clinical leaders to share the latest findings and deliver relevant, evidence-based pearls to apply in practice. The clinical areas to be focused on include cardiology, dermatology, mental health, musculoskeletal health, and pain and palliative care. To find out more on our event and preview our program visit our website at

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Ontario College of Family Physicians