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National Implications of Legal Challenges to Public Health Care

Tuesday June 18, 2019 1:30 pm to 3 pm
251 Bank St. 2nd floor, Ottawa

Professor Colleen Flood
University of Ottawa Research Chair in Health Law & Policy

Professor Marie-Claude Prémont
École nationale d’administration publique

Constitutional litigation threatens to further open the door to for-profit, private health care in Canada. Learn about the impact of the Chaoulli case in Quebec and the potential national implications of the Cambie case in British Columbia.


Ottawa Hub for Harm Reduction is tweeting

And it is glorious. The Twitter channel for the newly formed Ottawa Hub for Harm Reduction is up and running and full of info! Check out @ottawaharmredux.


Annual Report 2017–18 is up!

Click on "Annual Report" in the main menu above to see what the Centre has been up to in 2017–18.


Colleen M. Flood: YouTube Brief on Why We Need Universal Pharmacare

In light of the ongoing debate in Parliament, Centre Director Colleen Flood has released a YouTube brief on why universal pharmacare would be a boon to Canada. Click link above to view.


Explore graduate studies in Health Law, Policy, and Ethics

See under "Students" in the main menu above to learn about opportunities for graduate studies at the Centre, including our new LL.M. concentration.


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