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Upstream Action: New Approaches for Connecting Politics and Health; MASS LBP, The Wellesley Institute, and Upstream

Toronto, Ontario
February 4, 2015

6:30-8:00 p.m. (EST)
Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael's Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Main Auditorium, 2nd Floor

Do Canadians have a right to good health?

What happens when the biggest barrier to health isn’t a lack of medicine or access to care but income?

Meet three of Canada’s newest physician-activists who are challenging Canadians and their governments to think differently about how we build a healthy society.


  • Dr. Ryan Meili; West Side Community Clinic, Saskatoon; Founder, Upstream
  • Dr. Ritika Goel, Inner City Family Health Team, Toronto
  • Dr. Danyaal Raza, Family Medicine, St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto

Moderated by Dr. Kwame Mckenzie CEO, Wellesley Institute and Peter MacLeod Principal, MASS LBP

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