Dr. G. Michael Allan (Mike) is a Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Alberta and the Director of Evidence-Based Medicine. He has been in practice over 15 years and presently works at the Northeast Community Health Centre in Edmonton.
He has given over 150 presentations and published more than 75 articles. Mike is the Director of the Alberta College of Family Physicians Evidence and CPD Program including the provincial CME Roadshows. He participates in a weekly medical podcast on i-tunes and writes a regular evidence based update (called Tools for Practice) for the Alberta College of Family Physicians and the journal Canadian Family Physician. He also coordinates the Best Practice Support Visits, the largest academic detailing program in Alberta, and co-coordinates the Practical Evidence for Informed Practice, the largest EBM conference in the province.
Commentaries by Dr. Mike Allan :
Sure fire tricks to get the most out of your vitamin supplements // Les astuces les plus sûres pour tirer le maximum des suppléments vitaminiques
New cholesterol treatment guidelines reassess statin drug use
Backgrounders by Dr. Mike Allan :
Posters by Dr. Mike Allan :
“Well over 100,000 people have been studied over a number of years and the results are overwhelming: for relatively healthy people without obvious vitamin deficiencies, taking daily vitamins results in no change in overall death rate, cancer or cardiovascular disease.”
Read the commentary: Sure fire tricks to get the most out of your vitamin supplements