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Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on 
Social Affairs, Science and Technology

First Session, Thirty-seventh Parliament, 2001-02

Chair: The Honourable MICHAEL KIRBY

Monday, August 12, 2002 (in camera)
Tuesday, August 13, 2002 (in camera)
Tuesday, September 10, 2002
Wednesday, September 11, 2002

Issue No. 66

Sixty-fourth and sixty-fifth meetings on: The state of the health care system in Canada

Third, fourth, fifth and sixth meetings on: Examination of the document entitled ``Santé en français — Pour un meilleur accès à des services de santé en français''


September 10 (morning session)

From the Fédération des communautés francophones et acadienne du Canada:

Mr. Jean-Guy Rioux, Vice-President.

From the Fédération acadienne de la Nouvelle-Écosse:

Mr. Paul d'Entremont, Coordinator of Health Sector.

From the Fédération des francophones de la Colombie-Britanique:

Ms Yseult Friolet, Director General.

From the Association canadienne-française de l'Ontario:

Mr. Alcide Gour, Past President.

September 10 (afternoon session)

From the Centre communautaire Évangéline:

Ms Élise Arsenault, Director.

From the Montfort Hospital:

Dr. John Joanisse, Vice-President, Academic Affairs.

From the Centre de santé de Saint-Boniface:

Ms Suzanne Nicolas, Director General.

From the Comité consultatif des communautés francophones en situation minoritaire:

Dr. Denis Vincent.

From La Cité collégiale:

Ms Andrée Lortie, President.

Ms Linda Assad-Butcher, Director, Health and Community Services.

From the Réseau des cégeps et des collèges francophones du Canada:

Mr. Pierre Bergeron, Director General.

September 11 (morning session)

From the University of Moncton:

Mr. Yvon Fontaine, Rector and President of the National Consortium on Health Training.

From the University of Ottawa:

Ms Pierrette Guimond, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Nursing.

From the University of Sherbrooke:

Dr. Aurel Schofield, Assistant Vice-Dean, Faculty of Medical Sciences, and Coordinator of francophone health training in New Brunswick.

September 11 (afternoon session)

From the Saint-Boniface Hospital:

Mr. Hubert Gauthier, Director General.

From the Ottawa General Hospital:

Mr. Jacques Labelle, former President-Director-General.

From the Affaires francophones intergouvernementales:

Mr. Edmond LaBossière, Coordinator / Facilitator.


The Honourable Michael Kirby, Chair

The Honourable Marjory LeBreton, Deputy Chair


The Honourable Senators:

Callbeck, *Carstairs, P.C. (or Robichaud, P.C.), Cook, Cordy, Di Nino, Fairbairn, P.C., Keon, *Lynch-Staunton (or Kinsella), Morin, Pépin, Robertson, Roche

* Ex Officio Members

(Quorum 4)