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BANFF, ALBERTA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/14/12 -- Members of the media are invited to attend the Accelerating Primary Care Conference : www.buksa.com/APCC/
hosted by the Alberta Primary Care Initiative : www.albertapci.ca/Pages/default.aspx
on Sunday evening, Monday and Tuesday, November 18, 19, 20 2012.
WHAT: Experts in primary care from Alberta, Canada and other countries
around the world discuss the challenges to primary care delivery.
Presentations, panels and posters examine effective measurement and
achievable strategies as well as describe the vision for the future
of primary care in Canada. Local expertise is highlighted and then
balanced by experts from other countries to challenge current
thinking and present other opportunities.
WHEN: 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. Sunday, November 18
8:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m. Monday, November 19
8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, November 20
WHERE: Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel, 405 Spray Avenue, Banff, Alberta,
WHO: There are over twenty speakers including:
Fred Horne, Alberta Minister of Health
Michael Evans, Associate Professor, University of Toronto - creator of the 23 1/2 hours : www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUaInS6HIGo
Neil Houston, GP, National Clinical Lead, Safety Improvement in Primary Care, Healthcare Improvement Scotland
Steven Lewis, Adjunct Professor, Simon Fraser University, Conference Moderator
Michael Allen, Director, Alberta College of Family Physicians
Please check in with the conference registration desk for a media pass on arrival.
For more information on the speakers and the conference visit: www.buksa.com/APCC/ : www.buksa.com/APCC/
Join in the conversation with Twitter hashtags: #apcc12 #primarycare
Alberta Primary Care Initiative
780.970.6211 or toll-free 1-866.714-5724
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