New blog posts

Growing pains for effective referrals for medical aid in dying – May 8, 2017

The Right to Try: Improving Access to Unapproved Treatments – January 18, 2017

Provincial Government Announces Plan to Better Prevent Sexual Abuse of PatientsSept 28, 2016

Cambie Surgeries Corporation v. British Columbia (Medical Services Commission): A constitutional challenge of B.C.’s public health planSept 27, 2016

Aboriginal Health Care Fund – June 16, 2016

Patients First Act – Bill 210 – June 16, 2016

Canada announces plan to legalize and regulate marijuana – April 25, 2016

The Carter Bill is tabled, but is it ready? – April 18, 2016

During Remaining Suspension, Individuals Can Seek Physician Assistance in Dying through Constitutional Exemption – March 3, 2016

Federal Special Joint Committee on Physician-Assisted Dying Makes 26 Recommendations – February 29, 2016

Bill S-201, The End of Genetic Discrimination? – February 18, 2016

Bioethical Dilemmas – the Zika Virus – February 17, 2016

Final report of the External Panel on Options for a Legislative Response to Carter v. Canada: Brief Overview January 27, 2016

Assisted Dying Legislation Delayed, But Not Without Exemptions! January 20, 2016

Health Canada responds to the Supreme Court’s ruling that medical marihuana be available in other, non-dried forms – July 21, 2015

The Supreme Court of Canada approves edibles as “medical marihuana” – June 12, 2015

New Tobacco Legislation Places Mandatory Minimums on Repeat Trafficking
Offenders
 – April 20, 2015

Could failure to immunize cause measles to be the next public health disaster to sweep West Africa and threaten North America? – March 18, 2015

Carter opens the door to physician-assisted dying – March 6, 2015

The Ontario government accepts the need for change to the involuntary detention procedures of the Mental Health Act – March 6, 2015