Canadian Medical Association

Canadian Medical Association

March 25, 2008 12:51 ET

Media Advisory: Dr. Brian Day, CMA President, Addresses Vancouver Board of Trade on Tuesday, April 1st 2008

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 25, 2008) - Canadian Medical Association (CMA) President, Dr. Brian Day, will present a new vision for Canada's health care system at a speech to the Vancouver Board of Trade on Tuesday, April 1st at the Pan Pacific Hotel in Vancouver.

Dr. Day will explain how governments can -and must - act now to build an effective, efficient and sustainable patient-focused health care system.

Dr. Day will also unveil Canada's first online health portal, which will directly link patients to their physician and provide online tools to empower patients to improve their own health.



Date: Tuesday, April 1st, 2008
Time : 12:15pm to 2:00pm
Location: Pan Pacific Vancouver Hotel
Crystal Pavilion
999 Canada Place


Dr. Day will be available for interviews after his speech.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Medical Association
    Lucie Boileau
    1 800-663-7336 or 613-731-8610 ext. 1266
    Cell. : 613-447-0866
    lucie.boileau@cma.ca