Virtual Event

Health Care Forum 2020: Health in a Time of COVID-19 (Session 1)

Tuesday, October 20, 2020
9:00 AM
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Schedule:Online Program 9:00 - 10:30 a.m.

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Health in a Time of COVID-19

The future of health care, trends and lasting changes resulting from COVID-19, telehealth/e-health, hospital/care administration, new technologies, equipment and local life-sciences ecosystems driving innovation.

This forum will look at how COVID-19 has impacted health care and what businesses can do to successfully navigate these changes.

You can choose to purchase a bundle package and attend both sessions or simply attend the session that is most relevant to you.

Introductory Remarks:

John Crawford

John Crawford
President and CEO
Pacific Blue Cross


Dr. Patricia Daly

Dr. Patricia Daly
Vice President, Public Health and Chief Medical Health Officer
Vancouver Coastal Health

Dr. Patricia Daly's Keynote Presentation

Session 1

The Future of Health Care Delivery and Administration

In light of COVID-19, this panel will discuss the biggest and lasting changes and trends in health care, changes around patient care & administration, new work-related health issues arising from new realities, and evolution of care in different communities.


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Dr. Marina Adshade, Assistant Professor of Teaching, Vancouver School of Economics, UBC
Dr. Shannon McDonald, Acting Chief Medical Officer, First Nations Health Authority
Leza Muir, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Pacific Blue Cross
Dr. Kathleen Ross, President, Doctors of BC
Moderator André Picard, Award-Winning National Health Writer and Author, The Globe and Mail

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Innovative Medicines Canada

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