Opinion: axe the fax!

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta CPSA, Messenger

Canada has long been a pioneer in health care. Between developing HAART therapy for HIV/AIDS treatment, the discovery of T-cell receptors in cancer research and insulin’s role in treating diabetes, Canada has a great history of forging into the unknown, using the latest technology to advance medicine. Yet in 2019, after astounding advances in digital communications, in one area we …

Election season is still upon us!

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta CPSA, Latest News, Medical Matters, Messenger 2 Comments

It may seem early to start talking about the 2019 CPSA Council Election, but it’s coming sooner than people realize. In fact, this year we will be putting out the call for nominations earlier than in previous years. That is why our Council President, Dr. John Bradley, and I are reaching out to you now about this year’s Council Election, …

May Messenger 2019

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta CPSA, Messenger

Medical Matters What happens when a rural medical clinic welcomes a steady stream of candidates for Practice-Ready Assessment (PRA-AB)? Don’t fore-get to purchase your ticket to the 92nd Annual North/South Doctors’ Golf Tournament! Methadone for analgesia—ongoing support from current prescribers required Discipline reports Dr. Marnie Hinton Award for Resident Physician Health Dr. Bryan Ward Memorial Endowment Fund recipient, Dr. Justin …