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A Café Scientifique Event--Why Can*t I Find A Family Doctor In This City, Really? The Problem & Promise of Primary Health Care

Toronto, Ontario
January 19, 2010

6:30-8:30 p.m.
The Dora Keogh Irish Pub, 141 Danforth Avenue (at Broadview)


What are the best predictors that you*ll find a family doctor this year? Is it a matter of chance, good networking, geography, or something else?Join us to discuss what the new primary health care reforms, including *family health teams*, mean for those of us who have - or are still looking - for a family doctor in this city.

This edition of Café Scientifique is moderated by Dr. Brian Goldman, Host of CBC Radio 1*s *White Coat, Black Art* with health science panelists, Rick Glazier, MD and Jan Barnsley, PhD.

This event is free and everyone is welcome. Space is limited. You must RSVP to [email protected] or (416) 864-6060 x2522.

Presented by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) & the Centre for Research on Inner City Health (CRICH) in conjunction with the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES)

What is a Café Scientifique? A Café Scientifique is an opportunity to bring together researchers with members of the public to spark a discussion about some of the most interesting - and sometimes contentious - research currently underway in Canada.