This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Alberta Chapter for up to 9.75 Mainpro+ credits.
This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development. You may claim a maximum of 9.75 hours.
The Faculty of Dentistry, Medicine and Pharmacy in conjunction with Sickle Cell Foundation of Alberta invites you to join us for the 2018 (Re) imagining Health: Sickle Cell Anemia & Thalassaemia: An International Biomedical-Sociocultural Conference taking place on November 16 – 17, 2018.
The purpose of the conference is to bring together multiple voices to support and build inclusive an equitable teaching and learning environments for medical staff, sickle cell disease patients, their families, first responders the public and other stakeholders. The event will be targeted towards patients and their families, physicians, surgeons, researchers and other medical practitioners within the community committed to finding a cure for Sickle Cell Anemia and more knowledge of the continued effects of sickle cell anemia trait.
Abstract submissions have now closed. If you are interested in presenting at the (re) imaging health conference please email email@example.com
Edmonton Clinic Health Academy, University of Alberta
11405 87 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T6G 1C9
The only known cure for Sickle Cell Disease is a stem cell transplant (or bone marrow transplant). Due to the significant risks involved in this procedure, including life-threatening complications, it is rarely an option for sickle cell patients.