CMA Town Hall – Vancouver

In Conversation with Maclean’s

CMA Town Hall – Vancouver

National Dialogue on Health Care

On April 27th, 2011, the Canadian Medical Association held its fourth town hall event in Vancouver, on ideas to transform the health care system. The panel discussion featured Ken MacQueen from Maclean’s, CMA president Dr. Jeff Turnbull, Dr. Ian Gillespie, President, British Columbia Medical Association, Kelly McQuillen, Director of Patients as Partners and Michelle Degroot, VP, Health Policy and Advocacy, First Nations Health Council.


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Peter Van Dusen

A distinctive and popular personality with more than two decades of reporting and anchoring experience, Peter is a well-known journalist in Canada’s political arena. He joined CPAC in 2001 to host CPAC’s flagship show, PrimeTime Politics, and as Executive Producer of the channel has guided the evolution of programming to strengthen the viewer experience. Prior to joining CPAC, Peter spent 11 years with CBC Television in Ottawa as the evening anchor for local news.