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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 6
Wednesday, February 20, 2019, 5:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.
Peter Fonseca, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Matthew Blackshaw, Research Assistant
• Sonya Norris, Analyst
College of Family Physicians of Canada
• Pierre Frémont, Chair of the Sport and Exercise Medicine Committee
Canadian Academy of Sport and Exercise Medicine
• Elisabeth Hobden, President Elect
Canadian Concussion Centre - University Health Network, Toronto Western Hospital
• Charles Tator, Director
University of Ottawa Brain & Mind Research Institute
• Shawn Marshall, Division Head, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Centre for Rehabilitation Research and Development
• Dorothyann Curran, Research Associate, The Ottawa Hospital
Pursuant to the motion adopted by the Standing Committee on Health on Thursday, October 4, 2018, the Subcommittee resumed its study of sports-related concussions in Canada.

Pierre Frémont and Elisabeth Hobden made statements and answered questions.

At 6:05 p.m., pursuant to Standing Order 115(5), it was agreed that the Subcommittee continue to sit.

At 6:30 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 6:54 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Charles Tator, by videoconference from Toronto, Ontario, Dorothyann Curran and Shawn Marshall made statements and answered questions.

At 7:45 p.m., the Subcommittee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Christine Lafrance
Clerk of the Subcommittee