Symposium on Prescription Drug Abuse

May 19, 2015

Today, I was proud to host a productive symposium on prescription drug abuse in Edmonton. Following the symposium, I announced federal funding to increase the number of annual pharmacy ...


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Prescribing Practices Forum

May 15, 2015

Today I attended the Prescribing Practices Forum in Hamilton, marking an important milestone in our government’s efforts to work closely with partners to tackle prescription drug abuse. The ...


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May 2, 2015

I was pleased to announce a research initiative that will help Canadians living with drug abuse and addiction. Prescription drug abuse and addiction is a significant public health concern across ...


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UCCB Application Deadline Extended

May 1, 2015

Dear Constituents, I am pleased to advise that the deadline to submit a Universal Child Care Benefit (UCCB) application has been extended to May 15, 2015 so that more families can receive their ...


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National Immunization Awareness Week

April 24, 2015

Today, Dr. Gregory Taylor, Canada’s Chief Public Health Officer and I launched National Immunization Awareness Week, which runs from April 25 to May 2. Immunization saves lives. Before the ...


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Healthy Living Roundtable

April 7, 2015

Today I hosted a roundtable on healthy living for families with my colleagues MP Joan Crockatt and MP Devinder Shory at Families Matter in Calgary. Not only have today’s discussions provided a ...


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