Canadian Medical Association

Canadian Medical Association

January 29, 2007 13:24 ET

Media Advisory: CMA to Unveil Important New Information on Patient Wait Times

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 29, 2007) - The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) will host a teleconference technical briefing highlighting important new research from a consultation involving over 4000 physicians, medical residents and medical students about wait time initiatives in Canada, and the effect they are having on patients.



Date: Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2007
11:00 AM ET.
Dial-in Number: 1 877 461-2816


Please note that CMA President Dr. Colin McMillan will be available for comments and interviews following the technical briefing as well as to conduct interviews.

The CMA findings from the consultation will be available starting at 8:30 a.m., ET under embargo until 11:30 AM ET on the CMA website at:

http://www.cma.ca/index.cfm/ci_id/51422/la_id/1.htm

Contact Information

  • Steve Wharry
    1-800-663-7336 or 613-731-8610 ext. 2135