OTTAWA, Aug. 22 /CNW/ - On Monday, Aug. 25, 2008, Dr. Ken Arnold,
President of the Ontario Medical Association, will hold a reception for
municipal leaders to discuss the doctor shortage facing communities across the
province. Dr. Arnold will highlight the impacts of the doctor shortage,
including the negative economic impact a doctor shortage has on many
communities. He will also be asking community leaders to sign a petition
calling on the provincial government to take any measures necessary to ensure
every Ontarian has access to a family doctor.
WHEN: Monday, Aug. 25, 2008
Media interviews from 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Reception 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Remarks from Dr. Arnold at 6:15 p.m.
WHERE: Metropolitan Brasserie
700 Sussex Dr.
WHO: Dr. Ken Arnold, President
Ontario Medical Association
For further information:
For further information: or to arrange for an interview please contact
Lorraine Forster at OMA Media Relations, (416) 340-2862 or toll free,
1-800-268-7215 (Ext. 2862)