The Economic Club of Canada

The Economic Club of Canada

December 02, 2014 06:00 ET

Media Advisory - Economic Club of Canada Presents "Addiction Recovery: Overcoming Stigma and Celebrating Success" Discussion Panel

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Dec. 2, 2014) - The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse is proud to bring to the Economic Club four noteworthy Canadians to enhance our collective understanding of substance use disorders -- including the scientific research angle, as well as personal journeys from addiction to recovery.


Ann Dowsett Johnston
CEO, Pine River Foundation Founding Director, Faces and Voices of Recovery Canada Co-founder, National Roundtable on Girls, Women and Alcohol
Dr. Franco J. Vaccarino
President and Vice-Chancellor, University of Guelph
Sheldon Kennedy
Sheldon Kennedy Child Advocacy Centre, Co-founder, Respect Group
Moderated by André Picard, National Public Health Reporter, The Globe and Mail
WHAT: Address to the Economic Club of Canada
"Addiction Recovery: Overcoming Stigma and Celebrating Success"
DATE: Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014
TIME: 11:30 am-1:30 pm
WHERE: The Westin Ottawa
11 Colonel By Drive

Contact Information

  • To confirm your attendance or for more information
    about the event: The Economic Club of Canada
    Natasha Hope Morano, B.A. (Hons.), MA, Vice President
    613-686-6568 (FAX)