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Community Health Care: Facing the Challenges Workshop

The Ethics in Community Health Working Group Fifth Annual Workshop Day

Toronto, Ontario, May 02, 2001

The University of Toronto, Alumni Hall, Victoria College Building, 91 Charles St. West.

9:00 a.m.

Moving Beyond Hopelessness and Helplessness in Front Line Community Health Care, Chandrakant Shah MD (Professor and Director, Development & Communication, University of Toronto Public Health Sciences, author of Public Health And Preventive Medicine in Canada)

10:30 a.m.

Government Policies as a Threat to the Health of Canadians: The Case of Toronto Seniors, Dennis Raphael (Associate Professor, Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Co-director Quality of Life Research Unit, Centre for Health Promotion, University of Toronto)

11:45 a.m.

Small Group Discussions

2:00 p.m.

From Values to Meaning: How we can be true to ourselves and make a new health care system, one day at a time, Michael Rachlis MD, MSc, FRCPC (lecturer and presenter on health care issues to Canadian and American Governments, co-author of Strong Medicine: How to Save Canada's Health Care System)

Cost: $55 ($25 for full-time students) includes lunch and nutrition breaks.

To register or for more information contatct

Dodie Smith

Emmanuel College

75 Queen's Park Crescent

Toronto, ON M5S 1K7

Tel: (416) 585-4540

Fax: (416) 585-4516

or email Kathleen Carlin at

Sponsored by The Centre for Research in Religion, Emmanuel College of Victoria University