Dr. Eben Strydom

New SMA President shifting focus on improving rural health

Jun 19, 2021 | 11:34am

The newly-elected president of the Saskatchewan Medical Association believes one of his largest tasks is addressing issues surrounding rural health in the province. Dr. Eben Strydom says one of those issues is providing access to care by finding solutions to systemic problems that limit these services. He says one factor is that the number of […]

Melfort doctor new head of Saskatchewan Medical Association

May 8, 2021 | 12:45pm

The Saskatchewan Medical Association has a new president. Dr. Eben Strydom of Melfort was named to the position on Friday. As a family physician in Melfort, Dr. Strydom said rural medicine is one of his priorities. “Vulnerabilities in rural health care have been magnified by the pandemic. Every region is different, but they all require […]