Canadian Medical Association

Canadian Medical Association

May 26, 2006 08:00 ET

Media Advisory: CMA President-Elect will Speak at Doctors Nova Scotia Annual Meeting on Saturday

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - May 26, 2006) - Canadian Medical Association (CMA) President-Elect Dr. Colin McMillan, will address members of Doctors Nova Scotia at its annual conference Saturday in Western Shore, N.S..

Dr. McMillan will speak about the CMA's proposed Canada Health Access Fund and its new 10-Point "Checklist" designed to help Canadians assess proposed health care reforms. He will also stress that the promise of timely access is a hollow one if governments do not address the shortage of doctor, nurses and other health care professionals.



Date: Saturday, May 27, 2006

Time: Luncheon speaker
Approx. 1:00 pm (Atlantic)

Location: Oak Island Resort
Western Shore, NS
La Vista Dining Room


Media attending the Doctors Nova Scotia conference are invited to register at the Registration Desk in the Bluenose Foyer.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Medical Association
    Carole Lavigne
    1 (800) 663-7336 ext. 1266