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

Second Session, Thirty-ninth Parliament, 2007

Chair: The Honourable ART EGGLETON, P.C.


Thursday, December 6, 2007
Wednesday, December 12, 2007
Thursday, December 13, 2007

Issue No. 2

Future business of the committee

(Consideration of a draft budget for child care, science and technology and Legislation)

and

Third and fourth meetings on:

The impact of the multiple factors and conditions that contribute to the health of Canada's populations — known collectively as the social determinants of health

and

Current social issues pertaining to Canada's largest cities (To study the subjects of poverty, housing and homelessness and refer the evidence to the two subcommittees)

INCLUDING:
THE THIRD REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE
(Special study budget — Population Health)
THE FOURTH REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE
(Special study budget — Cities)


WITNESSES:

Thursday, December 6, 2007

Phoenix Youth Programs:

Tim Crooks, Executive Director.

Canadian Population Health Initiative:

Elizabeth Votta, PhD, Program Lead Reports and Analysis.

Saul Sair Health Centre:

Rebekah Peters, Health Clinic Director.

As an individual:

Deborah Kraus, Housing Policy and Research Consultant.

Thursday, December 13, 2007

St. Christopher House, Toronto:

John Stapleton, Fellow;

Simon Fraser University:

John Richards, Professor, Public Policy Program.


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Art Eggleton, P.C., Chair

The Honourable Wilbert J. Keon, Deputy Chair

and

The Honourable Senators:

Brown, Callbeck, Champagne, P.C., Cochrane, Cook, Cordy, Fairbairn, P.C., *Hervieux-Payette, P.C., (or Tardif), *LeBreton, P.C., (or Comeau), Munson, Pépin, Trenholme Counsell

*Ex officio members

(Quorum 4)