Kondro, Wayne
January 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/6/2009, Vol. 180 Issue 1, p28
Academic Journal
The article offers news briefs related to medical care in Canada. It states that Conservative Prime Minister Stephen Harper opened the 44th Parliament by vowing not to cut Canada Health Transfer payments to provinces in an attempt to constrain spending in a recession. It notes that Dr. Paul Hébert, editor-in-chief of Canadian Medical Association Journal, has taken a part-time role to lead the National Strategy on Patient-Oriented Research at the Canadian Institute of Health Research.


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