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Public Health in a Borderless World: A Public Forum

7:30-9:30 p.m.
Congress Hall CDGH, Ottawa Congress Centre, 11 Colonel By Drive

we speak of SARS or poverty or the global sale of tobacco, today we
live in a borderless world. All of us--both as individuals and
nations¬--have a part to play in improving the health of the public, in
Canada and in the global arena. This exciting public forum will explore
this theme through the use of an interactive panel discussion, the
voices of the renowned African Children¹s Choir and the presentation of
the first CPHA National Public Health Hero Award.

Please join us for this unique event! Admission is free and there will be simultaneous translation.

The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister Of State (Public Health); Dr.
James Orbinski, Research Scientist and Associate Professor, Department
Of Family and Community Medicine, Faculty Of Medicine, University Of
Toronto, Past President of Médecins Sans Frontières, President of
Dignitas International; Dr. David Mccoy, Managing Editor of Global
Health Watch and Representative of The People's Health Movement;
Chair--Dr. David Butler-Jones, Chief Public Health Officer, Public
Health Agency Of Canada

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