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Rural Medical Who's Who: Nursing Students


In recognition of RPAP's expanding role to serve rural Alberta's Allied Health Professions, we present a light-hearted look at some of those that live and work in rural medicine. Today's subject: nursing students....

March 28, 2017 • Written in Medical Students Community Support 0 Comments

• Written by Lucas Warren Jonathan Koch

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‘You have to be flexible’: Dr. Nicole Cardinal on the Challenges of Rural Medicine


Dr. Nicole Cardinal understands the challenges and rewards of working on a rural reserve. Originally from the Saddle Lake Cree Nation, in Alberta, Canada, she made the decision return home after university to practice medicine....

January 12, 2017 • Written in Community Support Practicing Physicians Medical Students 0 Comments

Tagged with Indigenous healthcare Medical Skills Weekend Medical Students Saddle Lake St. Paul • Written by Lucas Warren Jonathan Koch

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How I Got Into Medicine: Dr. Nicole Cardinal


If it wasn’t for the Aboriginal Liaison at the University of Alberta, Nicole Cardinal might not have even been a doctor....

January 5, 2017 • Written in Practicing Physicians Community Support 0 Comments

Tagged with Indigenous healthcare Saddle Lake • Written by Lucas Warren Jonathan Koch

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Rural medicine is not your last resort


Dr. Christina Sereda of St. Paul talks about the benefits of skills weekends and the myths of rural practice...

December 15, 2016 • Written in Community Support Practicing Physicians Medical Students 0 Comments

Tagged with Medical Skills Weekend Medical Students Rural medicine St. Paul • Written by Jonathan Koch Lucas Warren

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Why I Choose to Practice Rural Medicine: Dr. Nicole Cardinal


Dr. Nicole Cardinal is a physician practicing on the Saddle Lake Cree Nation in Alberta. In this video, she talks about why she practices in Saddle Lake, and the challenges and rewards of working on a rural reserve. ...

December 8, 2016 • Written in Community Support Medical Students Practicing Physicians 0 Comments

Tagged with Medical Skills Weekend Medical Students Physician attraction Physician education Physician recruitment Saddle Lake St. Paul • Written by Lucas Warren

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