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Manning to host rural experience for future health care professionals


An upcoming RPAP Skills Weekend in Manning will introduce University of Alberta students studying several healthcare disciplines to rural health care and lifestyles...

May 24, 2017 • Written in Community Support Medical Students 0 Comments

Tagged with Manning Medical Skills Weekend • Written by Jonathan Koch

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Attracting and retaining health care professionals in Fort McMurray


On 30 March 2017, in a meeting two years in the making, RPAP consultants met with Fort McMurray residents who are concerned about local healthcare, including a multi-stakeholder group interested in starting a healthcare professionals attraction and retention committee. ...

May 3, 2017 • Written in Community Support 0 Comments

Tagged with Committees Fort McMurray Medical Skills Weekend • Written by Lucas Warren

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Future healthcare professionals are coming to Bassano for rural medical experience


Alberta post-secondary students to experience rural healthcare and lifestyles at March RPAP Medical Skills event in Bassano...

February 27, 2017 • Written in Community Support Medical Students 0 Comments

Tagged with Bassano EMS Medical Skills Weekend Nursing • Written by 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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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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