Drug Insurance in Quebec: Model or foil? (with video)

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6 July 2012

This bilingual sub-plenary session hosted during the 2012 CAHSPR Conference provided researchers, policymakers, health professionals, and stakeholders and opportunity to explore Quebec's pharmacare system, how it might be improved, and what lessons it offers other Canadian provinces.

The panel was introduced by Régis Blais, Professor and Director of the Department of Health Administration at the University of Montreal, and moderated by Alain Vadeboncoeur, Head of Emergency Medicine at the Montreal Heart Institute, Clinical Associate Professor within the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Montreal, and expert in medical communication in the media.

The panelists (with video of each talk):

Marc-André Gagnon, Assistant Professor, School of Public Policy and Adminstration, Carleton University

Marie-Claude Prémont, Professor, École Nationale d’administration publique 

Claude Montmarquette, Président-directeur général et Vice-président Politiques Publiques, CIRANO 

Barbara Martinez, Principal, Health & Benefits, Mercer Human Resource Consulting