Rural Virtual Conference (RVC) Series

September 7th, 2021 - May 17th, 2022

Tuesdays 8:00 A.M. - 9:00 A.M. MT

This is a series of weekly ONLINE high quality one-hour continuing professional development sessions, presented by clinical experts. Each presentation focuses on evidence-based information that is directly applicable to rural and remote primary care and hospital environments.

For more information, please contact ruralcme@ucalgary.ca

Schedules and Faculty

Registration

If you practice (including locum) in Rural Alberta, registration is complimentary.

Please register

If you practice in Calgary, Edmonton, or outside of Canada, pricing is as follows:

Physician $499.00

Other Health Professionals $299.00

Student $99.00

Please register 

If you practice in other locations in Canada, please contact us, or explore our other rural courses.


Series objectives:

Learners will be equipped to

  • Develop and enhance assessment, investigation and treatment skills to care for patients presenting to the rural family medicine office or emergency department

  • Determine which patients can be optimally managed in the rural setting, create awareness of local resources for clinical management, and identify indicators for referral to specialists for those who require a referral

  • Build a community of practice through discussion and collective learning in rural and remote settings

January

Jan 11th, 2022 - IBD Management in Rural

Jan 18th, 2022 - MSK Assessment over Telecommunication

Jan 25th, 2022 - Rural Hospital at Home

February

March

Mar 1st, 2022 - Implantable Contraception

Mar 8th, 2022 - Paediatric Pain

Mar 15th, 2022 - Microvascular Angina

Mar 22nd, 2022 - Performing Under Stress

Mar 29th, 2022 - Managing Dementia at Home

April

Apr 5th, 2022 - Bringing the Spirit Home

Apr 12th, 2022 - Abnormal Pap

April 26th, 2022 - AUD Management in Rural


Grants

This program has received an educational grant from RhPAP and Alberta Health Services.

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