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What the U.S. Can Learn From the Canadian Health Care System--Or Not.

Canada and the U.S. share many characteristics, but differ markedly in their healthcare systems. Especially as the U.S. healthcare system continues to face pressures and change, vital questions emerge of what the U.S. might learn from its northern neighbor. Please join us for this interesting and provocative panel discussion, featuring bioethicists from both countries.

Speakers

Eric M. Meslin,  PhD, FRSC, FCAHS, President and CEO of the Council of Canadian Academies (CCA).

Trudo Lemmens, CandJur, LicJur (KULeuven), LLM bioethics, DCL (McGill), Professor, Scholl Chair in Health Law and Policy, University of Toronto 

Colleen M. Flood, FRSC FCAHS, Professor in the Faculty of Law at the University of Ottawa, University Research Chair in Health Law & Policy and Inaugural Director of the University's Centre for Health Law, Policy and Ethics.

Robert Klitzman, MD, Professor of Psychiatry, Director, Masters of Bioethics Program, Columbia University

For further information about this event please contact Athina Fontenot at af3018 [[at]] columbia [[dot]] edu. For additional information about program offerings at Columbia University’s School of Professional Studies, please contact an Admissions Counselor at 212-854-9666 or inquire [[at]] sps [[dot]] columbia [[dot]] edu.

Speakers