2018 West/Central CME

March 15-17, 2018 in Banff, Alberta

Scientific Program

The scientific program is subject to changes.


Ms. Debra Tomlinson MSW,RSW

Calgary AB
For over twenty years, Deb has worked passionately with community and government stakeholders to raise awareness of sexual violence and to increase access to services and support for affected Albertans. Her leadership and social change work has been recognized with awards from the Alberta College of Social Workers as well as the Government of Alberta.In 2004, Deb and her colleagues fostered a partnership with the provincial government which resulted in public funding for specialized sexual assault services – a first for Alberta. More recently, Deb played an instrumental role in the award winning “I Believe You” public awareness campaign and the creation of Alberta’s first Sexual Violence Action Plan. Deb is serving her second term on Alberta’s Family Violence Death Review Committee and also co-chairs a national organization, Ending Violence Association of Canada


I do not have a relationship with a for-profit and/or a not-for-profit organization to disclose.

I do not intend to make therapeutic recommendations for medications that have not received regulatory approval (i.e. “off-label” use of medication).