Canadian Medical Association

Canadian Medical Association

June 02, 2005 12:18 ET

Media Advisory: CMA President will speak at Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association's Annual Meeting on Saturday

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - June 2, 2005) - Canadian Medical Association (CMA) President Dr. Albert Schumacher, will address members of the Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association at its Annual Meeting on Saturday in St. John's.

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, June 4, 2005

Time: approx. 9:00 am

Location: Health Sciences Centre
St. John's, NF
Main Auditorium

Contact Information

  • CMA
    Carole Lavigne
    1 (613) 447-0866 (Cell.)