2020 Spring PD - Early Bird

March 7, 2020 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM




2020 Spring PD Cover 


We invite you to join your fellow members at the RxA's Spring 2020 Professional Development Conference. The program includes a line-up of topics and speakers who will deliver timely and practical information to aid you in your practice ronment. 

CCCEP accreditation for 10+ continuing education units (Pending).


Date: Friday, March 6 and Saturday, March 7
DoubleTree by Hilton West Edmonton, AB



Conference Fees: 





Conference Schedule:





Conference Materials:

RXA IS GOING GREEN! We encourage all conference attendees to utilize the EventMobi app to view conference material for Friday and Saturday (schedule, speakers, presentations, etc.). Details on how to access the app will be emailed directly to you prior to the conference.
If needed, conference material can be printed through the EventMobi app prior to the conference but is the attendee’s responsibility.




 Three Ways To Register: 

1. Online: Login and click the Register button at the bottom of the page

2. Fax: Download and complete the registration form by clicking here and fax to 780.990.1236

3. Mail: Download and complete the registration form by clicking here and mail to:

    1725, 10303 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, AB T5J 3N6




Please make room reservations by February 10, 2020 through the

DoubleTree Hilton to receive the special room rate for the conference. 


To reserve a room go to: DoubleTree by Hilton West Edmonton

(OR copy and paste the following link into a web browser)
Or by phone at 780.484.0821 or toll free number 1.800.661.9804 (Booking code: APB)

DoubleTree Hilton is located at:

16615 109 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton, AB T5P 4K8



Saturday Social Evening:  

Dinner Theatre Option: If you want to do something fun on Saturday night we have secured discounted rates for RxA Members for the March 7, Mayfield Dinner Theatre evening show, NOISES OFF. This is a great opportunity to mingle with your colleagues or enjoy a night out with your significant other!

Buy tickets at http://mayfieldtheatre.ca/ and quote RxA or call the box office at 780.483.4051.   

  • All Tickets $79 plus GST = $82.95
  • Coupon Code RxA (Not case sensitive)


Dinner Theatre




Sunday Post Conference Session 



Topic: Getting Psyched About Mental Health

Ashley Mielke B.A., M.Sc. MFT, R. Psych.
Krishna Balachandra M.D., FRCPC
Bill Chernezky, BScPharm

Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel West Edmonton

16615 109th Avenue North West,

Edmonton, Alberta


Date: Sunday, March 7, 2019

Time: 7:30am-12:00pm (hot breakfast included)



Join Ashley as she walks you through her personal journey of grief due to her father’s addiction and suicide, followed by psychiatrist Dr. Balachandra who will talk about concurrent disorders (substance use and mood disorders) and pharmacist Bill Chernezky will outline information about the antipsychotic, clozapine.


The Sunday Session is NOT included with conference registration fee.  You must select the Sunday session as part of your options to attend. Sunday Session cost is $85.00 + GST (hot breakfast included).

Sunday session materials will be emailed you prior to the event. Printing of the materials is the attendee’s responsibility.





Member Fee:  $299.00
Student Fee:  $89.00
Non-Member Fee:  $500.00