Canadian Medical Association

Canadian Medical Association

May 26, 2005 13:53 ET

Media Advisory: CMA President Will Speak at Doctors Nova Scotia's Annual Meeting on Saturday

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - May 26, 2005) - Canadian Medical Association (CMA) President Dr. Albert Schumacher, will address members of Doctors Nova Scotia at its Annual Meeting on Saturday in Digby.

Dr. Schumacher will speak about the Wait Time Alliance Interim Report, the expert medical consensus on benchmarks for medically-acceptable wait times in the 5 priority areas identified by the First Ministers last September. He will also address the need for immediate action to increase the number of health care professionals in Canada's health care system.



Date: Saturday, May 29, 2005

Time: Luncheon speaker-1:00 pm

Location: The Pines Resort
Digby, NS
Annapolis Dining Room


Contact Information

  • For information or to schedule an interview
    Canadian Medical Association
    Carole Lavigne
    1 (800)663-7336 ext. 1266