Media Advisory - Quebec roundtable to stress importance of seniors care

QUEBEC CITY, Oct. 5, 2015 /CNW/ - Canadian Medical Association (CMA) Board member Dr. Pierre Harvey, along with Québec Medical Association (QMA) President Dr. Yun Jen and Director of Réseau FADOQ Mr. Danis Prud'homme, will discuss the need for a national seniors strategy at a public roundtable event tomorrow.

As Election Day nears, it's crucial that all political parties define their objectives for developing a national seniors care strategy. Addressing this issue from a political standpoint is of paramount importance for all Canadians. This free event is an opportunity for members of the public to weigh in on the role and expectation of government in health.


Event Details:


Tuesday, October 6, 2015


7:00pm – 9:00pm (EDT)


Hilton Quebec
1100 René-Lévesque East


Canadian Medical Association, Québec Medical Association and Réseau FADOQ


Dr. Pierre Harvey, CMA Board Member, Dr. Yun Jen, QMA President, and Mr. Danis Prud'homme, Director of Réseau FADOQ


The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) is the national voice of Canadian physicians. Founded in 1867, the CMA is a voluntary professional organization representing more than 80,000 of Canada's physicians and comprising 12 provincial and territorial medical associations and 60 national medical organizations. CMA's mission is helping physicians care for patients. The CMA will be the leader in engaging and serving physicians and be the national voice for the highest standards for health and health care.


SOURCE Canadian Medical Association

For further information: For further information, or to arrange an interview, contact: CMA Media Relations:, 613.806.1865; Related links:,


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