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Ethical Issues in Women's Health: the delicate business of funding from drug companies

THE NATIONAL NETWORK ON ENVIRONMENTS AND WOMEN'S HEALTH

(a centre of excellence for research in women's health located at York University)

in conjunction with: DES ACTION CANADA, the TORONTO WOMEN'S HEALTH NETWORK and the INSTITUTE FOR FEMINIST LEGAL STUDIES at Osgoode Hall



presents "Ethical Issues in Women's Health: the delicate business of funding from drug companies"



***Wheelchair Accessible*** ***Sign Language interpretation provided***



SPEAKERS:

* Harriet Simand, founder: DES Action Canada

* Joel Lexchin, M.D., Emergency Room physician and author of numerous publications on pharmaceutical issues

* Barbara Mintzes, Health Action International, PhD student in Epidemiology at UBC

* Darien Taylor, Voices of Positive Women



MODERATOR:

Carol Kushner, Health Policy Analyst and author of "Strong Medicine: How to Save Canada's Health Care System"



This panel discussion is intended to help groups and individuals making difficult decisions regarding the use of money from pharmaceutical companies.



For further information, call Anne Rochon Ford at 416-736-5941.