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Video: For Dr. Gavin Parker, RPAP and rural medicine go hand-in-hand


When promoting rural family medicine, never underestimate the importance of pizza. For Dr. Gavin Parker, several helpings of pepperoni and cheese played a significant role in his decision to become a rural physician, now practising in Pincher Creek, 215 km south of Calgary. ...

May 11, 2016 • Written in Practicing Physicians 0 Comments

Tagged with Medical Students Physician attraction Physician recruitment Physician retention Pincher Creek Rural Alberta South Rural Medical Interest Group University of ALberta • Written by Jonathan Koch

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RPAP helps Medical Students discover rural medicine


RPAP offers initiatives for medical students considering careers in rural family medicine....

July 20, 2015 • Written in Medical Students 0 Comments

Tagged with Awards Bursaries Medical Skills Weekend Medical Students Rural Medical Interest Group Rural Rotations Shadowing • Written by Jonathan Koch

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Rosemary Burness: A career of helping and teaching


Rosemary Burness's skill and passion has left an impression throughout the province....

June 1, 2015 • Written in Medical Students 0 Comments

Tagged with Medical Skills Weekend Medical Students Rural Health Rural Medical Interest Group • Written by Lucas Warren

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"Shift" happened at RPAP in 2014


We look back at 2014, a year of great change and shifting mandates for RPAP....

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Promote your rural Alberta community with an RPAP Medical Skills Weekend


RPAP Medical Skills Weekends provide exposure to rural medicine and lifestyles to up-and-coming healthcare professionals...

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