Alberta Medical Association

Alberta Medical Association

February 27, 2008 13:23 ET

Alberta Medical Association: Media Alert

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Feb. 27, 2008) - Alberta Medical Association:



WHAT: Alberta doctors grade the health care policies of the political
parties

WHO: Alberta Medical Association President Dr. Darryl D. LaBuick

WHERE: Calgary Westin Hotel, Aberhart Room

WHEN: Thursday, February 28
In-person availability 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Telephone availability upon request.


Background

The Alberta Medical Association (AMA) posed 10 questions to the five political parties. Four responded - Green, Liberal, New Democrat, Progressive Conservative.

The Alberta Medical Association also provided an opportunity for its physician members to grade the answers - A, B, C, D or F. The resulting grades will be released at 9 a.m.

AMA President Dr. Darryl LaBuick will be available for interviews in person between 9:30 a.m. and 11 am. (Telephone interviews at other times may also be arranged.)

Contact Information

  • Alberta Medical Association
    Ronald A. Kustra
    Assistant Executive Director (Public Affairs)
    Cell: (780) 990-4271
    or
    Alberta Medical Association
    Shannon E. Rupnarain
    Director (Public Affairs)
    Cell: (780) 907-9003