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"Canadians don't like to get ripped off. And they don't like their governments to allow them to continue to get ripped off." Health minister, Jane Philpott, vows to save Canadians 'billions' on drug prices

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Dear Class of 2020 – Dr. Danielle Martin, Vice President, Medical Affairs and Health System Solutions, Women’s College Hospital
The future of healthcare is defined not by a linear trajectory of “progress,” but by a series of competing tensions that our decision-makers will need to navigate. These tensions can only be resolved at the system level, and with your participation.
 

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Breakfast with the Chiefs


Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - Hurry, Register Today! Limited Seats Available.
Omar Ishrak, Chairman and CEO, Medtronic
Topic: 
From Theory to Practice: Implementing Value-Based Healthcare Around the World
Location: Auditorium, Lower concourse, MaRS Discovery District,, 101 College Street, Toronto, ON
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Monday, February 27, 2017
Dr. Robert Bell, Deputy Minister of Health & Long-Term Care, Ontario
Topic: 
Planning Local Healthcare is Best Done Locally
Location: University of Toronto – Rotman School of Management, Desautels Hall, 2nd Floor, South Building, 105 St. George Street. Toronto, ON
Sponsors: CFHICernerHIROCIBMLough BarnesNational Research, PwC and Rotman
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Upcoming Speakers for Breakfast with the Chiefs include:
  • Danielle Martin, VP Medical Affairs and Health System Solutions, Women's College Hospital and Maureen O'Neil, President and CEO, Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement
  • Leslee Thompson, President and CEO, Accreditation Canada
  • Peter Pisters, President and CEO, University Health Network.
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Transitions

  • Pria Sandhu to Chief Executive Officer, BC Doctors of Optometry, Vancouver, BC 
  • K. Jennifer Ingram to Seniors Physician Lead for the Central East LHIN, Ajax, ON
  • Carrie Bourassa to Scientific Director, CIHR Institute of Aboriginal Peoples' Health, Ottawa, ON
  • Martin Bott, VP of Corporate Finance and Investment Banking at Eli Lilly & Company, to InMed Board of Directors, Vancouver, BC
  • Kareem Allamis to Fraser Health’s board of directors, Vancouver, BC
  • Igor Sirkovich to Advisor, Health Informatics Technology Program, Centennial College, Toronto ON
  • Tim Lenartowych to Sr. Advisor, Health Policy, Ontario Medical Association, Toronto, ON
  • Mark Lathrop re-appointed to Scientific Director, McGill University and Genome Quebec Innovation Centre, Montreal, QC

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