Canadian Club Presents: Welcoming Syrian refugees
MARCH 23, 2016 – 11:30AM LUNCH @ 12PM WATERFRONT CENTER
26,166 Syrian refugees have arrived in Canada. The government’s website indicates 964 government-assisted refugees have come to Hamilton.
“Resettling refugees is a proud and important part of Canada’s humanitarian tradition. It reflects our commitment to Canadians and demonstrates to the world that we have a shared responsibility to help people who are displaced and persecuted.”
Canadian Club Presents: Dr. David Price
APRIL 27, 2016 – 11:30AM LUNCH @ 12PM WATERFRONT CENTER
Dr. David Price is Professor and Chair of the Department of Family Medicine at McMaster University, and has been Chief of Family Medicine at Hamilton Health Sciences since 2004. He has been a physician for over 25 years, practicing comprehensive family medicine.
He was the Provincial Primary Care Lead and also the Chair of the Provincial Expert Advisory Panel on Primary Care (2013-2014). He has considerable interest and experience in primary care reform and healthcare policy development not only through his leadership roles at the University and Hospital, but also through his involvement with local, regional and provincial government bodies where he acts as a consultant and adviser.
Locally, he was the founding director of the Maternity Centre of Hamilton; a multidisciplinary centre that cares for prenatal and intrapartum patients.