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Practical Evidence for Informed Practice (PEIP) Conference

Getting Practical for Better Practice

Applicable and relevant to a variety of disciplines, the PEIP Conference highlights focused reviews that combine evidence, experience, and patient values.

Why Attend?

With a versatile and driven team of primary care providers as your planning committee, you can trust that the PEIP program will be immediately applicable and practice-changing.

Who Should Attend?

The conference is applicable to a variety of disciplines including:

  • family physicians,
  • pharmacists,
  • nurses, nurse practitioners,
  • residents and students,
  • and other allied health care providers


“I’ve already been recommending this conference to all my Family Medicine colleagues, residents, and students. I will start recommending it to my allied care colleagues now, too!”

– Past PEIP Attendee

Can’t make it to Edmonton for the LIVE event?

Consider webcasting – learn from the comfort of your home or office!

Informative, Evidence-based, and Immediately Applicable

Session Topics

This year’s program includes the following topics (and more!):

  • Opioid Use Disorder in Primary Care
  • Treatment for Depression
  • Acute Sports Injury
  • Pediatrics Update
  • Adult Vaccines
  • Endocrinology Pearls
  • Pre-Natal Screening
  • Cardiology Update

Our interactive pre-conference workshops Friday morning include:

  • Excellent or Excrement: Beginner’s Guide to Sorting Out Research Claims
  • OATrageously Rewarding Medicine – Treating Opioid Use Disorder in Primary Care

2019 Program Guide

Planning Committee

The PEIP Planning Committee ensures that all perspectives are considered in the planning process by providing professional guidance, knowledge, and discernment in program and event development.

Michael R. Kolber, BSc MD CCFP MSc (Chair)
G. Michael Allan, MD CCFP
Carmen Gingles, MD CCFP
Christina Korownyk, MD CCFP
Adrienne J Lindblad, BSP PharmD ACPR
Tony Nickonchuk, BSc Pharm
Danielle Perry, BScN RN