The opioid crisis has claimed thousands of lives. We’re helping physicians get the information they need for appropriate prescribing and treating of opioid addiction.
With cannabis use now legal in Canada, we continue to advocate for a science-based, public health approach to the substance — and actively support physicians with information and resources about cannabis use for medical purposes.
Physician Health and Wellness
Patient care can suffer when physicians don’t care for themselves. The CMA is highlighting the importance of physician health and wellness through our policies, advocacy, and research.
The CMA is leading the conversation about technology’s potential to transform Canadian health care — including looking at the barriers to the widespread adoption of virtual care.
The medical profession in Canada
Latest news and developments
“It’s time to own up to our climate impact”: Lancet report finds Canada’s health care sector contributing to global climate crisis
Physicians overwhelmingly support national licensure: 2019 CMA Physician Workforce Survey results
Election 2019: Holding political parties to account on election commitments
The CMA is building connections to drive change in health care and the medical profession.