Canada can take practical steps to reduce health gaps – expert testimony to Senate Subcommittee

Dr. Bob Gardner, the Wellesley ‘s Institute’s Director of Policy and Research and a leading authority on health equity, gave expert testimony to the Senate of Canada’s Subcommittee on Population Health – outlining a practical and pragmatic 12-point plan to reduce the gaps in health outcomes between upper and lower-income Canadians. The testimony was webcast live and archived on the Senate of Canada site.

A copy of Dr. Gardner’s speaking notes are attached. For more information, and to arrange an interview, please contact Aerin Guy, the Wellesley Institute’s Manager of Communications, at contact@wellesleyinstitute.com .

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