CPAC

Public Record

Loading video...

Public Record - 2013 Canadian Medical Association Annual Meeting (Part 1 of 7)


The Canadian Medical Association holds its 146th annual general council in Calgary from Aug. 18–21, 2013. The theme of this year's meeting is "Canada's Physicians: Leadership in Changing Times."

This education session features a discussion on engaging patients on advance directives. The panellists are Sharon Baxter (executive director of the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association), Nathan Kottkamp (chairman and founder of the National Healthcare Decisions Day in the U.S.), Dr. Christopher Doig (ICU physician from Calgary) and Dr. Robin Saunders (family physician from B.C.). (August 18, 2013)


more less

Related Videos

Headline Politics

News Conference –...

Canadian Armed Forces officials speak with reporters on November 28, 2016, in Ottawa, following the release of a Statistics Canada survey...

Extraordinary Canadians

Norman Bethune

Surgeon, inventor and political activist Norman Bethune headed the Canadian Medical Unit during the Spanish Civil War, developing the...

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Banking, Trade and...

Senators continue their study on the development of a national corridor to facilitate internal trade in Canada. Appearing before the...

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Transport and...

Auto industry associations and consumer groups take part in the committee's study of proposed amendments to the Motor Vehicle Safety Act....