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Enhancing Rural Trauma Care: RhPAP Bursary for STARS Training

Are you a physician working in a rural Alberta community or resident physician in a rural stream at a Alberta university? Are you keen on…

Are you a physician working in a rural Alberta community or resident physician in a rural stream at a Alberta university? Are you keen on enhancing your trauma care skills to better serve your patients? The Rural Health Professions Action…

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  • Cowgirl from Warner trades her cattle prod for a stethoscope

    Cowgirl from Warner trades her cattle prod for a stethoscope

    Katrina Taylor loves ranching. She grew up on a ranch near Warner, Alta, where her parents raised Black Angus cattle. One year,...

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  • Med student and cattle owner, Danika Bouvier loved growing up in rural Alberta

    Med student and cattle owner, Danika Bouvier loved growing up in rural Alberta

    Danika Bouvier grew up on a ranch not far from Donnelly, Alberta, about 425 kilometres northwest of Edmonton, where her parents run...

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  • Early exposure can influence medical learners to practise rural

    Early exposure can influence medical learners to practise rural

    Dr. Mark Prins knows growing up on a Lacombe-area farm had a major impact on where he is today. Growing up rural...

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  • Student-led clinic delivers dental care to rural Métis residents

    Student-led clinic delivers dental care to rural Métis residents

    Taking care of our mouth, teeth, and gums is an important part of overall health. This is the message from the Canadian...

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  • Hinton med student finds the community connections in rural medicine appealing

    Hinton med student finds the community connections in rural medicine appealing

    Jesse Lineham loved the abundance of outdoor opportunities growing up in Hinton. This summer, she plans to run the Canadian Death Race...

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  • RhPAP welcomes newest team member Sharon Long

    RhPAP welcomes newest team member Sharon Long

    RhPAP is pleased to welcome our newest staff member, Sharon Long, to the Accommodations team. As the new Rural North Coordinator for...

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  • Growing the next generation of health professionals in the Athabasca/Boyle area

    Growing the next generation of health professionals in the Athabasca/Boyle area

    Health professionals from the Town of Athabasca, Athabasca County, Village of Boyle, and the MD of Opportunity region will teach high school...

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  • Rolling out the welcome mat for medical learners in Brooks

    Rolling out the welcome mat for medical learners in Brooks

    Knowing your accommodation is all set up before arriving for a medical rotation in an unfamiliar community is comforting. And having someone...

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  • Students “Go rural!” for comprehensive medical training

    Students “Go rural!” for comprehensive medical training

    Prospective physicians who want to get the most out of their medical training should look to go rural. This is the advice...

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  • Why you should be a rural preceptor

    Why you should be a rural preceptor

    Calling all rural physicians! The University of Calgary Cumming School of Medicine and the University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry...

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  • RhPAP funding supports endoscopy teams at Banff conference

    RhPAP funding supports endoscopy teams at Banff conference

    For endoscopists and their nursing teams, the best way to stay up-to-date on the latest strategies and techniques is to go to...

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  • RhPAP announces recipients of 2022-23 Rural Medical School Award

    RhPAP announces recipients of 2022-23 Rural Medical School Award

    Every year, RhPAP offers up to four Rural Medical School Awards to deserving first- and second-year medical students from the University of Alberta and...

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