Mike Allan, MD
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose
Dr Mike Allan is an Associate Professor at U of A and the Medical Director of Towards Optimized Practice

Titles (etc)

Michael Allan, BSc, MD, CCFP.

PEER Group member

Director, Programs and Practice Support, College of Family Physicians of Canada

Professor, Dept of Family Medicine, University of Alberta.




Dr G. Michael Allan (Mike) is the Director of Programs and Practice Support with the College of Family Physicians of Canada and a Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at University of Alberta.  He has practiced family medicine over 20 years, given 300 presentations and published over 120 articlesMike writes a regular evidence-based update (called Tools for Practice) distributed to >32,000 clinicians and published in the journal “Canadian Family Physician.”  He also co-presents a weekly medical podcast (on i-tunes) called Best Science Medicine podcast.  He is a member of PEER (Patients, Experience, Evidence, Research), a collaboration of Primary Care Knowledge Translation professionals. 



Requirements for the talks

For any talk:  projector, on-site computer, if room large (say >100 people) then a Lav Mic, slide changer, and ideally a laser pointer but not essential. 

If I am doing a "Jeopardy" style talk, I will need either a computer at the front of the room with me OR someone who will navigate the slides for me. 


Contact Information:

Cell: 780-720-4093


Home Address:

252 Old Divide Road

Salt Spring Island, BC,





For Reimbursement – make cheque out to: Michael Allan

For Honorarium – Make cheque out to: G Michael Allan, Professional Corp

Business Number: 86928 0701 RC0001

GST Number: 869280701



Emergency Contact:

Birgitte Allan, Wife.  Cell number 587-988-5813