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Lisa Corrente moderates the CBA Health Law Summit


Lisa Corrente moderates the "Human Resources: The Greatest Challenge in Canadian Health Care Today," section of the CBA Health Law Summit. The summit is presented by the CBA Health Law Section.


The shortage of healthcare personnel, the rapid increase in virtual care, and the ongoing developments with MAID are just some of the issues affecting Canadian health care institutions, health care professionals, and patients. Join the CBA's faculty of experienced health law practitioners and health experts at the forefront of developments from across the country to learn what you need to know about the most recent issues and the potential impact on clients.

Human Resources: The Greatest Challenge in Canadian Health Care Today

The scarcity of healthcare workers across the country is one of the biggest challenges the Canadian healthcare system is currently facing. Hear from a panel of health leaders and experts for insight into the crises and a forward-thinking discussion of the paths forward, considering issues arising out of access to care, variations in scopes of practices, and the mobility of health professionals.

Lisa Corrente, Torkin Manes LLP

Heather Totton, MHSA/LLB RN, Senior Director, Governance and General Counsel, Nova Scotia College of Nurses

Cynthia (Cindy) Clarke, National Group Head, Clients, Sectors & New Services, BLG

Dr. Jack Kitts, Retired hospital CEO and Health System Leader

Ivy Lynn Bourgeault, PhD, Professor, School of Sociological and Anthropological Studies, University of Ottawa, and the University Research Chair in Gender, Diversity and the Professions