2017 Conference
November 16-18

Conference Report

The key learnings from past conferences are summarized in these downloadable reports.

RMC 2013 Report
RMC 2012 Report
RMC 2011 Report
RMC 2010 Report
RMC 2009 Report
RMC 2008 Report

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Plenary Sessions

  • Top 5 Papers in 2016/2017 (KEYNOTE)
  • TBA (AM Edwards)
  • New CCS Guidelines for Assessment and Follow Up of Cardiac Risk (PLEN)
  • Medical and Legal Aspects of Medicinal Marijuana (EDU)
  • Mindfulness for Physician Wellness (SP INTEREST)


  • Treatment of VTE – Systemic Anticoagulation, Thrombolysis and Devices
  • Approach to and Management of the Inpatient Headache Presentation
  • Pearls and Pitfalls of Managing Diabetic Patients on an Insulin Pump (including the perioperative period)
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Cases of Cardiac Disease in Pregnancy
  • Management of Heart Failure In the Perioperative Period
  • Role of Social Media in Clinical Practice
  • Immunization in Adults
  • Interesting ECGs
  • Managing Chronic Disease in the HIV Population
  • What’s Important in POCUS
  • What’s New in Rheumatology
  • Perioperative Nutrition and IV Fluids in the Elderly
  • Sympathetic Activation: Two Cases and Recognition of an Expanding Role in Cardiovascular Disease
  • Choosing Wisely
  • Role of Narcotics in Chronic Pain Management

Short Snappers

  • Post Chemotherapy Cognitive Impairment
  • Syncope in Pregnancy
  • Management of NAFLD
  • Reversing Systemic Anticoagulation
  • Responsible Narcotic Prescribing
  • HIV: Pre-exposure/Post-exposure Prophylaxis
  • HIT Syndrome

Organizing Committee


Dr. Robert Herman, UC


  • Dr. Glen Drobot, UM
  • Dr. Lee-Ann Hawkins, UC
  • Dr. Narmin Kassam, UA
  • Dr. Barry Kassen, UBC
  • Dr. Rahim Kachra, UC
  • Dr. Scott McKee, Salmon Arm, BC
  • Dr. Harpinder Nagi, UBC
  • Dr. Michel Sauve, Fort McMurray, AB
  • Dr. Brian Wirzba, UA

Thank You to Our 2017 Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

Alberta Medical Association

Bronze Sponsors