The Macdonald-Laurier Institute held the virtual launch for MLI Munk Senior Fellow Shawn Whatley's latest book, "When Politics Comes Before Patients: Why and How Canadian Medicare is Failing." Dr. Whatley and a distinguished panel of health care experts held a lively discussion about this new book and what fixes are needed for Canada's Medicare system.

Opening Remarks

  • Brian Lee Crowley, MLI’s Managing Director
  • Dean Baxendale, President and Publisher, Optimum Publishing International

Book Reading by

  • Shawn Whatley, MLI Munk Senior Fellow and author of When Politics Comes Before Patients: Why and How Canadian Medicare is Failing

Presenters

  • Pat Rich, Medical writer, Former Editor-in-Chief, The Medical Post and Publisher, CMAJ
  • Dr. David Jacobs, Ontario Specialists Association, Chair. Coalition of Ontario Doctors, co-founder. Ontario Association of Radiologists, VP.
  • Dr. Hal Berman, Former Federal NDP candidate, Palliative Care physician, life-long social democrat

Moderator

  • Shawn Whatley, MLI Munk Senior Fellow and author of When Politics Comes Before Patients: Why and How Canadian Medicare is Failing

MLI would not exist without the support of its donors. Please consider making a small contribution today.

Donate Now Through CanadaHelps.org!