News in Canada

May 4, 2016: the principle of Bill C-14 is adopted by a margin of 235 to 75, which sends it to the Committee on Justice and Human Rights where it will be studied for amendments before it is introduced in the Senate. Read article >>

April 21, 2016: the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights begins its study of Bill C-14, An Act to amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (physician assisted ...

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Confused language in Bill 52, says Dr. Mount

Dr Balfour Mount was interviewed for the CBC radio show The Current. The episode Checking-In: The Triple Package, Cancer Research and How stress levels affect traders aired on February 20 2014. Dr Mount’s interview begins approximately 15:10 into the half hour show.

As the founder of palliative care in North America, he knows what he’s talking about when he discusses caring for people at end of life. As a cancer patient, he also has a very personal perspective on the ...

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Videos of today’s press conference

Doctors Marc Beauchamp, Patrick Vinay and Catherine Ferrier speak to members of the press.

Several of the 317 doctors who signed the Declaration of the Physicians’ Alliance were also present. We thank them.

Part I (20 min) — Physicians’ Alliance spokespersons

Part II (15 min) — Question and answer period

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