Monthly Virtual Collaboration Forum

Upcoming Session: “Not Another New Years’ Resolution: Patient Motivation and Goal-Setting in Primary Care

January 27 | 7:30PM MT

Join Dr. Arlene Cox as she shares strategies for setting realistic expectations and developing an effective treatment relationship.

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One benefit of CMN membership is receiving access to all monthly Virtual Collaboration Forum recordings and related resources after the event.
The CMN works closely with membership and the Scientific Planning Committee to determine what topics should be covered. Each session features relevant, impactful presentations with 2-3 speakers focusing on what you need to know now. 



Invitation by Dr. Arlene Cox.

Virtual Collaboration Forum Schedule: Past and Upcoming

Virtual Collaboration Forums are free for CMN Members. They take place on the dates and times below through Zoom. Topics and speakers are currently being finalized and will be updated as they are confirmed.

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23-Sep-21 7:30 – 8:30pm MT The Personal in the Pandemic: Getting Real About Our Own Wellness Kerry McLean MC, RCT Recording available to CMN members.
28-Oct-21 7:30 – 8:30pm MT Challenging Stigma in Your Practice: A Case Study on 2SLGBTQ+ Inclusivity – A Sexualized Substance Use Perspective Jesse-David Murray BA, BSW, CCW Recording available to CMN members
25-Nov-21 7:30 – 8:30pm MT The Other Emergency – Meet the Disruptors Dr. Ginetta Salvalaggio, Dr. Esther Tailfeathers, Dr. Bonnie Larson, Boots on the Ground, and more Recording available to CMN members
27-Jan-22 7:30 – 8:30pm MT Not Another New Years’ Resolution: Patient Motivation and Goal-Setting in Primary Care Dr. Arlene Cox PhD, RPsych Register here!
24-Feb-22 7:30 – 8:30pm MT Pelvic Pain 101: It’s Not All Endo Dr. Magali Robert, MD, MSc.
Medical Director, Calgary Chronic Pain Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine
Register here!
24-Mar-22 7:30 – 8:30pm MT Opioids/Medication Use in Seniors Dr. Lara Nixon MD CCFP (COE) FCFP, and Pharmacist, Mareiz Morcos, PharmD Register here!
28-Apr-22 7:30 – 8:30pm MT How to DO Trauma Informed Care & Repair Relationships that Go Wrong Kara Irwin, M.Sc., R.Psych and Marie Ferraro (AAWEAR) Register here!
12-May-22 7:30 – 8:30 pm MT Collab Q&A – Trauma Informed Treatment Planning: The Tools & How to Use Them Kara Irwin, M.Sc., R.Psych Register here!
26-May-22 7:30 – 8:30pm MT Gender Biases in Pain Dr. Fiona Webster Register here!
23-Jun-22 7:30 – 8:30pm MT Pediatric Chronic Pain Dr. Katie Birnie, PhD RPsych, and Dr. Nivez Rasic, Pediatric Anesthesiologist, BSc MD FRCPC, Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine Register here!
The CMN is in the process of planning upcoming topics for sessions that will begin in September.  
This 1-credit-per-hour Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 1 Mainpro+® credits.
Additional accreditation information: It is recommended that health care professionals that do not fall under the College of Family Physicians of Canada’s Mainpro+ certification program follow the guidelines set by their corresponding professional colleges and associations.