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Oct 262016

Interlude Raises Funds for ABJHI’s New Research Fellowship Program

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A sell-out audience of close to 100 turned out for Interlude, a benefit concert for ABJHI held in the residence of Ann McCaig, ABJHI’s honorary Board chair, on October 4. The intimate evening featured stirring performances by renowned trumpet soloist Jens Lindemann and legendary jazz pianist Tommy Banks, the 2016 JUNO award nominees for ...

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Oct 202016

Save the Date for the 2016 Wood Forum on Arthritis and You

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Arthritis and You – a free public forum on the latest research advances in personalized medicine and precision care for arthritis presented by the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine in partnership with the McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health. In Edmonton: Saturday, October 22, 2016, from 10 a.m. to noon at ...

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Oct 202016

Karin Greaves Memorial Education Seminar – Understanding Pain, Depression and Anxiety with Total Joint Arthroplasty

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The Karin Greaves Memorial Education Seminar on Saturday, November 19, 2016, offers clinicians a full day of formal education sessions directed specifically at assessing and treating joint arthroplasties. Thinking Outside the Box: Understanding Pain, Depression & Anxiety with Total Joint Arthroplasty will include interactive presentations ...

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Oct 122016

Edmonton Musculoskeletal Centre Celebrates 10th Anniversary

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Congratulations to the Edmonton Musculoskeletal Centre, which recently celebrated its 10th anniversary. More than 130 people gathered at the Marriott Hotel at the River Cree Casino and Resort in Edmonton on September 30 to mark the occasion. Among the guests were current and former staff and surgeons from Edmonton Musculoskeletal Centre, staff ...

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Oct 122016

Learning Collaborative for Frontline Health Professionals

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Frontline health care professionals from across Alberta will gather in Edmonton on October 20 to learn about a new funding model that will reduce the wide variability in the cost of elective hip and knee replacements while maintaining a focus on continuous improvement in the quality of care. The gathering, called a Learning Collaborative, is ...

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