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Meeting No. 16
Tuesday, May 11, 2010

The Standing Committee on Health met at 9:00 a.m. this day, in Room 209, West Block, the Chair, Joy Smith, presiding.


Members of the Committee present: Hon. Carolyn Bennett, Patrick Brown, Colin Carrie, Patricia Davidson, Nicolas Dufour, Kirsty Duncan, Megan Anissa Leslie, Luc Malo, Cathy McLeod, Joyce Murray, Joy Smith and Tim Uppal.


Associate Members present: Carol Hughes.


In attendance: Library of Parliament: Marie Chia, Analyst; Karin Phillips, Analyst.


Witnesses: Association of Canadian Community Colleges: Terry Anne Boyles, Vice-President, Public Affairs; Rae Gropper, Consultant. Association of Canadian Academic Healthcare Organizations: Glenn Brimacombe, President and Chief Executive Officer; Jack Kitts, Chair of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Ottawa Hospital. Correctional Service Canada: Fraser Macaulay, Acting Assistant Commissioner, Human Resource Management; Leslie MacLean, Assistant Commissioner, Health Services. Canadian Public Health Association: Cordell Neudorf, Chair, Board of Directors. Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science: Christine Nielsen, Executive Director. Department of Citizenship and Immigration: Lise Scott, Director General, Health Management. Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists: Elizabeth Steggles, Assistant Professor, Project Coordinator, School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, Insititute for Applied Health Sciences.

Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Thursday, March 11, 2010, the Committee resumed its study on Health Human Resources.

The witnesses made statements and answered questions.


At 9:59 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 10:02 a.m., the sitting resumed.


At 10:59 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.


Christine Holke David
Clerk of the Committee

2010/05/11 3:52 p.m.