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Students enjoy a welcoming, festival-filled Skills Weekend in Fairview

It was the beginning of the end for about 40 nursing and medicine students visiting Fairview, Alberta last August. That is the beginning of Fairview’s…

It was the beginning of the end for about 40 nursing and medicine students visiting Fairview, Alberta last August. That is the beginning of Fairview’s exciting festival celebrating the end of summer, appropriately named Summer’s End Festival, and the best…

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  • Practical Evidence for Informed Practice Conference

    Practical Evidence for Informed Practice Conference

    The Alberta College of Family Physicians Practical Evidence for Informed Practice Conference (PEIP) conference highlights focused reviews on clinically relevant primary care...

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  • High Level graduates recognized for their dedication 

    High Level graduates recognized for their dedication 

    Four High Level, Alberta high school graduates were recently honoured for their work at a local pharmacy. The students from High Level...

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  • Chair of RhPAP Board chosen as director for popular rural medicine residency program

    Chair of RhPAP Board chosen as director for popular rural medicine residency program

    Congratulations to Dr. Rob Warren on his appointment as one of two site directors for the Red Deer site of University of...

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  • “So, what does RhPAP do?”

    “So, what does RhPAP do?”

    We hear that question from time to time. There is no short answer to this question, because RhPAP is like an eight-limbed mollusk known...

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  • Brooks hosts life-saving Emergency Hysterectomy Course for rural health professionals

    Brooks hosts life-saving Emergency Hysterectomy Course for rural health professionals

    Southern Alberta health professionals recently received life-saving training during a unique learning experience in Brooks. A group of ten physicians and several...

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  • Digging deep pays off as portable ultrasound equipment comes to Milk River 

    Digging deep pays off as portable ultrasound equipment comes to Milk River 

    Milk River is now home to world-class portable ultrasound technology, thanks to the foresight and generosity of local health professionals and residents....

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  • Provost aims to bring students’ focus to rural health care

    Provost aims to bring students’ focus to rural health care

    A day in the life of a high school student doesn’t normally include suturing, intubation, or neck immobilization training. However, for a...

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  • Southern Alberta Preceptor Summit

    Southern Alberta Preceptor Summit

    Prehistoric setting. Modern medicine.   Join Distributed Learning and Rural Initiatives as they explore current topics in medicine at SAPS 2019!  This...

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  • Keeping health care close to home in Brooks

    Keeping health care close to home in Brooks

    High school students from Brooks and area recently learned what it’s like to be a health professional in their own community. On...

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  • Together Alberta: Towards more sustainable future

    Together Alberta: Towards more sustainable future

    The Together Alberta project is a series of round tables hosted throughout the province by the Alberta Council for Global Cooperation (ACGC)....

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  • Sharing a passion for practice in Lakeland country

    Sharing a passion for practice in Lakeland country

    RhPAP sponsored Grow Your Own skills days are the perfect opportunity for health professionals to share why they love practising in rural...

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  • Psychiatry Grand Rounds Series continues on June 18

    Psychiatry Grand Rounds Series continues on June 18

    Paul Ratti, MD will present “A Case of Neurocognitive Disorder in the Context of Schizophrenia”, noon, Tuesday, June 18, at the University...

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