The Economic Club of Toronto

The Economic Club of Toronto

November 27, 2007 09:39 ET

Media Advisory: Address on Innovative Medicines At Economic Club of Toronto

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 27, 2007) - Dr. Frank Lichtenberg will discuss how the appropriate use of new medicines will not only prolong and improve lives but will also help to contain costs within healthcare systems. He will address questions such as: What is the appropriate role of innovative medicines in the healthcare system? How can the power of innovative medicines be harnessed more effectively? What are the implications of these findings for Canada?

WHO: Dr. Frank Lichtenberg
Courtney C. Brown Professor of Business
Columbia University, Graduate School of Business

WHAT: Address to the Economic Club of Toronto
"The Value of Innovative Medicines in Effective and
Sustainable Healthcare Systems"

DATE: Tuesday, November 27, 2007

TIME: 11:45 am (speech at 12:40 pm)
Media availability to follow

WHERE: The Sutton Place Hotel

Contact Information

  • To confirm your attendance or for more information about the
    event, please contact:
    Economic Club of Toronto, Laura Dougan
    (416) 306-0899