A plea for transparency in Canada's "new government."

Hébert, Paul C.; Attaran, Amir
February 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/27/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 5, p601
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the appointments made by Canadian Health Minister Tony Clement to the new federal agency called the Assisted Human Reproduction Canada. Only 2 of the board members were among the 25 recommended by an expert selection committee, and the author feels the board now has a socially conservative bent, and that broader representation should have been sought. He sees the message sent by the current government is one of control rather than transparency in decision-making.


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