Canadian Doctors for Medicare

Canadian Doctors for Medicare

August 22, 2010 10:50 ET

Canadian Doctors for Medicare: Media Backgrounder and Schedule-CMA General Council Meeting

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Schedule of Canadian Doctors for Medicare Media Opportunities

Sunday, August 22nd 1-2:15 p.m., GC chambers (3rd floor, Room ABC)
Media Availability: CMA Education session:
There is more to quality than access
Dr. Danielle Martin – Chair, Canadian Doctors for Medicare

Sunday, August 22nd 2:30-3:45 p.m., GC chambers (3rd floor, Room ABC)
Media Availability:
CMA Education session, Health Care Transformation: Will it achieve sustainability?
Dr. Danielle Martin – Chair, Canadian Doctors for Medicare

Monday August 23rd, 12:30 p.m., Rainbow Salon (10th floor) Crowne Plaza Niagara Falls – Fallsview
Media conference:
Release of CDM's paper on Health Care Transformation
Dr. Danielle Martin – Chair, Canadian Doctors for Medicare
Dr. Robert Woollard – Vice-Chair, Canadian Doctors for Medicare

Tuesday August 24th, 11:30 a.m., Rainbow Salon (10th floor) Crowne Plaza Niagara Falls – Fallsview
Media conference:
Release of CDM's paper on Sustainability
Dr. Danielle Martin – Chair, Canadian Doctors for Medicare
Dr. Robert Woollard – Vice-Chair, Canadian Doctors for Medicare

Wednesday August 25th, 12:30 p.m., GC Chambers
Media Availability:
Comments on Inaugural Address by Dr. Jeff Turnbull
Dr. Robert Woollard – Vice-Chair, Canadian Doctors for Medicare

Canadian Doctors for Medicare (www.canadiandoctorsformedicare.ca)

Canadian Doctors for Medicare (CDM) represents nearly 2,000 members who share a commitment to the values and principles of Medicare. CDM members recognize the challenges our health care system currently faces, but have consistently proposed resolving those challenges with solutions that respect the principle of access to health care based on need, not ability to pay. CDM spokespersons will be available throughout the Canadian Medical Association General Council.

Contact Information

  • Media Inquiries:
    Canadian Doctors for Medicare
    Sean Meagher
    Executive Director
    (416) 820-7889 (cell)