DFM HomePage 2021

  • Thursday, January 07, 2021
    • COVID-19 Vaccine Update
    • Recommendations for  Gestational Diabetes
    • Carewest Comprehensive Community Care (C3) Program
  • Thursday, January 21, 2021 
    •  Alberta COVID-19 Vaccination in Pregnancy
    • Development of a Pediatric Hand Fracture Care Pathway - Identifying Barriers and Facilitators to Implementation  
    • DFM Award Winners
  • Thursday, February 18, 2021
    • Calgary Zone Gestational Diabetes Testing in Second trimester
    • Doc of the Week – Dr. Mike Spady
    • Geriatrics: DMCA Levels 1 & 2
    • AHS Our People Survey Lunch & Learn:  Supporting Black History Month
    • Department of Family Medicine Grand Rounds - Not Just Trust: How residents access and act on opportunities to attempt technical skills with real patients
    • Cervical Screening Survey - impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on cervical cancer screening and management practices across Canada
    • Announcement: Allison Mirotchnik - Manager, Department of Family Medicine
  • Thursday, March 4, 2021
    • COVID-19 Vaccination in Pregnancy Factsheet for Practitioners
    • COVID-19 Medical Home Q&A with Dr. Christine Luelo
    • Postpartum Patients in Obstetrical Triage - New Process
    • Wound Care Clinic Added to Specialist Link
    • New Vulvar Clinic
    • COVID-19 Clinical Pathway Research Study
    • Dementia Care Needs Assessment Survey
    • Rural Connect 2021
    • Department of Family Medicine Grand Rounds - Not Just Trust: How residents access and act on opportunities to attempt technical skills with real patient
    • WISHES Symposium
    • Covid Corner: Anniversary Edition
  • Thursday, May 13, 2021
    • Call for ACFP Committee Nominations Open
    • Announcing the rollout of a new central intake clinic for foot and ankle surgery referrals, Talaris Medical
    • Happy World Family Doctor Day!
    • MD Culture Shift Newsletter
    • Save the Date: Dept of Family Medicine Grand Rounds
    • The Royal Alexandra - Hospital Medicine Conference is Accepting Registrations
    • Upcoming CME Webinars
  • Thursday, July 8, 2021
    • Federal Quarantine Requirements for Travel
    • Clinical Collaborators Needed for Economic Evaluation of Nonsurgical OA Treatments
    • Dr. Pam Roach awarded inaugural Glenda MacQueen Distinguished Leadership Award by Cumming School of Medicine
    • Dr. Sarah Bates assumes Family Medicine Clerkship Director role
    • Thinking of a +1 Residency in 2022-23?
    • Bridging the Gaps - Dialogues on Disparity
    • Current Obstetrical Management Seminars
    • COVID at the Cabin Vodcast Series
  • Thursday, July 22, 2021
    • Return to regular blood collection schedule for pregnant women
    • New pediatric reason for referral added to eReferral Advice Request
    • Thinking of a +1 Residency in 2022-23?
    • Bridging the Gaps - Dialogues on Disparity
    • Pearls for Family Practice: Practical Approach to Substance Use Disorders - Sept 29, 7-9pm
  • Thursday, September 02, 2021
    • Proof of immunization & accessing records
    • Neurology – Calgary Stroke Program facility added to eReferral Advice Request in the Calgary Zone
    • New Practice Announcements
    • Research survey: Are growth charts useful in communicating child growth to parents?
    • AHS Launches Public Campaign on Benefits of Community Water Fluoridation
    • AHS Doctor of the Week Call for Nominations
    • Bridging the Gaps - Dialogues on Disparity
    • COVID Corner - Moving into the Grey - the 4th Wave & Beyond Weds Sept 8, 7-9pm
    • COVID at the Cabin Vodcast - Delta Variant Updates Part 1 & 2
    • UOttawa 2021 Patient Safety Virtual Conference - Oct 28 & 29
  • Thursday, October 14, 2021
    • Remember to Submit your Proof of COVID-19 Immunization
    • National Advisory Committee on Immunization: Covid-19 Vaccine Use Recommendations
    • COVID19 Vaccination in Pregnancy Safety & Acceptance
    • Dermatology – Southern Alberta added to eReferral Advice Request
    • Feedback Needed: Celiac Disease Survey for Primary Care Practitioners
    • Moral Dilemmas: Reflecting on Long Term Care Physicians' Experiences and Approaches – Thursday October 21, 730am-830am
    • Bridging the Gaps - Dialogues on Disparity
    • PSA World Pain Summit October 15-17,2021
    • Current Obstetrical Management Seminars Oct 22, 8:00am-4:20pm
    • 46th Annual Pearls for Family Practice Nov 25-26 (two half-days)
    • Essential Strategies for Chronic Pain Management Mon & Tues November 29-30
  • Thursday, October 28, 2021
    • Deadline Extended to Submit your Proof of COVID-19 Immunization
    • Vaccine Hesitancy Study
    • Syphilis in Primary Care Webinar
    • Dermatology – Southern Alberta added to eReferral Advice Request
    • Feedback Needed: Celiac Disease Survey for Primary Care Practitioners
    • Nominations Accepted - Best-Waugh Residency Award
    • Bridging the Gaps - Dialogues on Disparity
    • COVID Corner: Mental Health in the Pandemic: Early Detection and Intervention - Nov 10  7:00 p.m. 9:00 p.m. Online
    • 46th Annual Pearls for Family Practice - Nov 25-26 (two half-days)
    • Essential Strategies for Chronic Pain Management - Mon & Tues November 29-30
  • Thursday, November 11, 2021
    • Reminder: Submit your Proof of COVID-19 Immunization
    • Outpatient treatment for patients with COVID-19: sotrovimab
    • NEW Safe Sleep Resources from the Public Health Agency of Canada, Health Canada, the Canadian Paediatric Society and Baby’s Breath Canada
    • Syphilis in Primary Care Webinar
    • Invite to Participate in Research Study: Primary Care Physicians’ and Community Physicians’ Perceptions of Managing Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Conditions in the Community: A Self-Determination Theory Perspective 
    • Feedback Needed: Experience Prescribing Opioids to Cancer Patients
    • Implementation of Pre-Eclampsia Screening and Prevention Study
    • Evaluation of Vaccine Hesitancy Guide
    • Family Medicine Grand Rounds - "Newcomers' Primary Care Experiences During COVID-19 -Presented by: Bishnu Bajgain, MSc Student at CHS - November 18th, 2021 8:00 - 9:00 AM
    • Nominations Accepted - Best-Waugh Residency Award
    • Bridging the Gaps - Dialogues on Disparity
    • COVID Corner: Mental Health in the Pandemic: Early Detection and Intervention - Nov 10, 7:00 p.m. 9:00 p.m. Online
    • Upcoming Courses: Choosing Wisely Alberta: Forum for the Future - Dec 3rd, 2021
    • Upcoming Courses: Pearls for Family Practice: Allergy: An Update & Lung Function Testing - Jan 12th, 2022
  • Thursday, November 25, 2021
    • Reminder: Submit your Proof of COVID-19 Immunization
    • The Calgary Guide to Understanding Disease – Seeking Francophone Reviewers
    • Implementation of Pre-Eclampsia Screening and Prevention Study
    • Evaluation of Vaccine Hesitancy Guide
    • Update and Clarification on University of Calgary Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Courses
    • Interim Department Manager, Family Medicine, Calgary Zone
    • Bridging the Gaps - Dialogues on Disparity
    • The Other Emergency – Meet the Disruptors - Date & Time: TONIGHT November 25 | 7:30 PM
  • Thursday, December 09, 2021 submission due date Wednesday, December 08, 2021