Advocacy Activities

CAEP activley advocates for it’s members and their patients through various acitivies including:

  • Speaking on behalf of CAEP in the media
  • Testifying on topics regarding emergency medicine at the provincial and national levels
  • Sitting on external committees on behalf of CAEP

Recent Activities

Universal Access to Pharmacare
Statement
September 2019

Cannabis Legalization
The Toronto Star
News Article
June 3, 2019

Bus Passenger Safety
Statement sent to the House of Commons Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities
Statement
May 22, 2019

Violence Against Health Care Workers
Testimony before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Health
Official Statement
Meeting Audio
May 14, 2019

Bill C-71
Testimony before the Senate of Canada Committee on National Security and Defence
Official Statement
Gun Violence Literature Review
Un-revised Transcript
April 1, 2019

Bill C-71
Testimony Before the Senate of Canada Independent Senators Group
February  27, 2019

Rural Crime in Canada
Testimony Before House of Commons Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security
Official Statement
October 23, 2018

Cannibis Legalization
CTV National News
News Story
Extended Interview
October 16, 2018

Elimination of Gun Violence
Toronto Town Hall
Letter from MP Julie Dabrusin
News Coverage
September 23, 2018

Access to Air Ambulance
Globe and Mail Op-Ed
July 2, 2018

Statment Regarding College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO) policy on Expectations
Physicians not Certified in Emergency Medicine Intending to Include Emergency
Medicine as a Part of their Rural Practice.

Media Release
June 12, 2018

Bill C-71 Gun Control in Canada
Testimony Before House of Commons Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security
Official Statement
May 29, 2018

Canadian Firearms Advisory Committee
Member
Committee Description
2017-Current