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Conversations with Leaders

In the News


Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Dr. Edward Brown, CEO of the Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN)
Topic: There’s No Place Like Home: How to Build a Better, Patient-Centred Health System Using Virtual Care
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Of Mussels and Men
Robert G. Evans, The Undisciplined Economist
Opportunities and Barriers to Rural, Remote and First Nation Health Services Research in Canada: Comparing Access to Administrative Claims Data in Manitoba and British Columbia
Josée G. Lavoie, Sabrina Wong, Alan Katz and Stephanie Sinclair
Healthcare in Canada’s North: Are We Getting Value for Money?         
T. Kue Young, Susan Chatwood and Gregory P. Marchildon
A Qualitative Study on Incentives and Disincentives for Care of Common Mental Disorders in Ontario Family Health Teams
Rachelle Ashcroft, Jose Silveira and Kwame Mckenzie

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  • Rose Cook to Interim Director, Toronto Central Palliative Care Network, Toronto, ON
  • Jim Reiter to Minister of Health, Government of Saskatchewan, Regina, SK
  • Dustin Duncan to Minister of Energy and Resources, Government of Saskatchewan, Regina, SK
  • Wendy Reid to Project Coordinator, Covenant Health Canada, Edmonton, AB
  • Kathy Lavelle to Vice President Finance and CFO, Woodstock Hospital, Woodstock, ON
  • Vanessa Blount to Director, Transplant Policy and Programs, Trillium Gift of Life Network, Toronto, ON
  • Donna Clark to Interim President and CEO, Headwaters Health Care Centre, Orangeville, ON
  • Bruce Roe to President and CEO, St. Boniface Hospital, Winnipeg, MB
  • Marianne Matichuk to CAO, Centre for Research in Occupational Safety and Health, Laurentian University, Sudbury, ON
  • Ian Wombwell to Senior Manager, Government Relations (Ontario), Hoffmann-La Roche Limited,  Mississauga, ON
  • Janet McElhaney to member of the Institute Advisory Board (IAB) for Indigenous Peoples’ Health for Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), Ottawa, ON
  • Brian Hodges awarded the 2016 Karolinska Institutet Prize for Research in Medical Education, Toronto, ON
  • Gary Newton to President & Chief Executive Officer of Sinai Health System, Toronto, ON
  • Nathalie Le Prohon to Director, Healthcare Industry, IBM Canada, Montreal, QC
  • Jim Antoine to Chair, Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Leadership Council, Yellowknife, NT
  • Sue Cullen to CEO, Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority, Yellowknife, NT
  • Ashlee Cunsolo to Director, Labrador Institute, Memorial University, Happy Valley-Goose Bay, NL
  • Chantal Graveline to VP Clinical and Community Service, Canadian Hearing Society, Toronto, ON
  • Tyler Bragg to Regional Health Authority structure review panel, Government of Saskatchewan, Regina, SK
  • Dennis Kendel to Regional Health Authority structure review panel, Government of Saskatchewan, Regina, SK
  • Brenda Abrametz to Regional Health Authority structure review panel, Government of Saskatchewan, Regina, SK
  • Nancy Fowler to Executive Director, Academic Family Medicine, The College of Family Physicians of Canada, Mississauga, ON
  • Darren Brenner to Scientific Lead, Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Research, Alberta Health Services, Calgary, AB
  • Rebecca Van Iersel to Clinical Quality Lead, North Simcoe Muskoka LHIN, Orillia, ON
  • Sue Swiggum is the 2016 Recipient of the CMA May Cohen Award for Women Mentors, Vancouver, BC
  • Chris Simpson to Vice-Dean, Clinical, School of Medicine, Queens University, Kingston, ON
  • Chris Simpson to Medical Director, Southeastern Ontario Academic Medical Organization, Kingston, ON
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