2019 Alberta EMS and Paramedic Conference
May 30 - May 31
Dates: May 30 & 31, 2019
Location: Delta Hotel Edmonton – Southside
4404 Gateway Blvd NW
On May 30 and 31, all regulated members are invited to come together to learn about and celebrate the profession. (This two-day event was retitled this year to represent all groups participating.)
With the theme Stronger Together, the Alberta College of Paramedics with Alberta Health Services Emergency Medical Services, Emergency Medical Services Foundation and the Alberta EMS Awards Committee have joined forces to create a truly spectacular event for the entire EMS and paramedic profession.
On May 30, Alberta Health Services Emergency Medical Services will kick off the two-day event with a day of learning. Following on the success of their inaugural EMS and Paramedic Research day in 2018, AHS EMS will again present an opportunity for practitioners to learn about emerging topics in EMS through a speaker series and poster presentation.
In the evening of May 30, the Alberta EMS Awards Committee will host this year’s EMS Exemplary Service Medal ceremony. This event recognizes long-serving and exemplary practitioners by the Governor General of Canada.
On May 31, the Alberta College of Paramedics will hold the College’s Annual Members’ Meeting, wherein all members of the profession will have a chance to learn about changes at the provincial level, ask questions about their College and upcoming activities.
In the evening of May 31, the Emergency Medical Services Foundation will close this year’s two-day event, with a gala to celebrate and promote the profession. (The College’s award winners will also be honoured during the gala.)
8 am to 4 pm – EMS and Paramedic Research Day
5:30 to 9 pm – EMS Medal Ceremony (invite only)
8 am to 3 pm – College’s Annual Members’ Meeting
6 to 10 pm – EMS Foundation Gala