TITLE

Brevity is the soul of advocacy, experts say

AUTHOR(S)
Vogel, Lauren
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/20/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 13, pE1001
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the insights of the panelists on how to influence politicians, media, and patients to transform the health care system at the 144th annual general meeting of the Canadian Medical Association in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador. Former cabinet minister Chuck Strahl says that keeping simple, specific and strong relationship with patients and policy-makers are the foundation of effective advocacy. Former Member of Parliament Keith Martin stresses the Canada Health Act.
ACCESSION #
66286999

 

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