2022 CMPA Annual Meeting and Conference

August 15, 2022
JW Marriott Parq Vancouver Hotel
Vancouver, BC
In-person and virtual

Members who have not registered can still attend the Annual Meeting and Information Session. On August 15, the link to join the event will be posted on this page. You will need your CMPA member number and password to access the event, to vote on motions and ask questions. We look forward to welcoming you to the 2022 Annual Meeting and Conference on August 15.

Ensure your conference experience is a success

Please test your system in advance and familiarize yourself with the important housekeeping items. In the interest of time, they will not be repeated during the Annual Meeting.

Please test your system in advance to ensure you can connect.

Test your system

What to expect

*All times listed are in Pacific Time.

Education Session

8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. PT*

Topic: Better Together! Collaborative conversations with colleagues and patients

Description & accreditation

Supporting materials

Meet the facilitators >>

Break 11:30 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. PT*

Annual Meeting

12:20 - 2:35 p.m. PT*

An update on the Association’s strategic initiatives, finances, and how we’ve delivered on our commitments to supporting you and modernizing the CMPA while working collaboratively.


Member motion
Be it resolved that:

  • The CMPA commits to undertaking a comprehensive review of its governance model with a view to potential by-law amendments including but not limited to: Council composition (including size), representation (including geography, specialty and diversity) and skills.
  • The CMPA will bring forward an update to the 2023 Annual General Meeting and the final report on the governance review (including any proposed by-law changes) to the 2024 Annual General Meeting for consideration and approval.

Supporting Materials

Meet the presenters >>

Break 2:35 - 2:45 p.m. PT*

Information Session

2:45 – 4:15 p.m. PT*

Topic: Medico-legal realities emerging from the pandemic–Opportunities and challenges of virtual care

Description and accreditation

Supporting materials

The following have been provided by the Information Session panelists and stakeholder organizations as additional resources on virtual care:

Meet the moderator and panellists >>

Reception for in-person attendees 4:15 – 4:45 p.m. PT*

A few things you may want to know

  • For in-person member attendees, a mobile device is required to vote during the Annual Meeting.
  • Membership must be active on August 15, 2022 to be able to vote or ask a question.
  • The virtual Annual Meeting and Conference will be recorded. Your attendance will constitute consent to potentially appear in this media.
  • The CMPA is committed to being responsive to the diverse needs of its members. Members with accessibility needs are asked to please contact the Association in advance of the meeting.
  • The recorded webcast from the annual meeting and conference will be posted on the CMPA website by the end of August.
  • It is prohibited, without authority of the CMPA, to record any portion of the Annual Meeting, Education Session, or Information Session (including presentations, supporting audiovisual material, posters, and displays), whether by video, audio, photography, or any other mechanism.

2023 CMPA Annual Meeting and Conference

Montréal, QC
Monday, August 14

How to initiate a motion for consideration at a CMPA Annual Meeting

The deadline has now passed to initiate a member motion for the 2022 Annual Meeting. Details on how to bring a motion forward for consideration at future annual meetings follows:

Members who wish to initiate a motion at an upcoming annual meeting are governed by rules and procedures, ensuring a consistent and fair process.

If you would like to bring forward a motion for consideration, complete and sign the Notice of Motion form and Member Support for Notice of Motion form and submit to the CMPA via fax, mail, or personal delivery, or send a scanned PDF file via email to [email protected] at least 60 days prior to the annual meeting (as per the CMPA’s By-law (Article 3, Section 3.09). Motions received after the deadline will not be considered. Members are encouraged to contact us for further information or to discuss a draft motion prior to submitting it.

Have questions or need more information? Contact us.