Meet the president: Dr. Kathleen Ross
Members welcomed Dr. Kathleen Ross, a family physician in Coquitlam and New Westminster, BC, as the CMA’s 151st president at our 2023 Annual General Meeting.
“Let’s open an honest dialogue about what citizens expect from their health care and what we as physicians aspire to provide. Together, we can move to a future state where change is led by many, a rising tide that lifts all boats.”
Listening to Indigenous voices
Co-creating the future The CMA’s new Indigenous health goal reflects the expertise and experiences of 16 Indigenous leaders and knowledge-keepers
New faces of change How two organizations supported by the CMA Foundation are supporting Indigenous medical students and Indigenous health initiatives
Challenging anti-Indigenous racism in health care Key considerations on unlearning white supremacy from the BC Office of the Public Health Officer
Fireside Chats on Indigenous Health Indigenous patients, providers and leaders discuss cultural safety in care, improving the health of Indigenous Peoples, and the importance and meaning of an apology
The Unforgotten A five-part film on systemic racism, the impacts of colonialism and the ongoing trauma experienced by Indigenous Peoples in Canada’s health care system
Keep up with our work on a better future of health.
Registration now open: 2023 Canadian Conference on Physician Health
Many physicians are at a breaking point. Join providers, learners and changemakers to talk about building better work environments and a new medical culture where physicians are supported as people as well as professionals. This year’s conference will take place in Montreal and virtually from November 3-4.