Welcome to new Resident Physicians

1Welcome to PARA! This website and PARAscope, the monthly e-newsletter newsletter, will be your primary resources for answering your questions and keeping track of what’s going on.

Click here for important information on group life insurance, health care benefits and flexible spending accounts


CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: 2015-2016 PARA Assembly Delegates

Call for Nominations: July 2-31, 2015

Elections open: August 7-15, 2015

Click here for information on Assembly delegate positions and the election process.

Volunteer with PARA!

Are you interested in volunteering with PARA during the 2015-2016 academic year? Volunteering for your professional association provides several benefits, including the opportunity to network with peers with similar professional background or interests. It also exposes you to trends and best practices within your profession and provides leadership training and experience.

PARA encourages involvement of interested resident physicians from all over Alberta, all PGY levels and all programs.

Volunteer opportunities include:

  • Serving as a PARA Assembly Delegate (see above)
  • Serving on committees and working groups
  • Serving as an ambassador at external stakeholder meetings
  • Involvement in the planning of events and campaigns such as Resident Physicians in the Legislature, PARAdime Charity Campaign and social events
  • Hosting social events

Click here for more information on how you can get involved.