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Queen's University

Friday, April 27, 2012 Registration link

Biosciences Complex, Queen's University, 116 Barrie Street, Kingston, ON 
(Specific locations within the Biosciences Complex are listed below.)

Session 1:  Reforming Public Services

10:00 - 11:30 am - Biosciences Lecture Theatre 1101

Chair:  Scott Thompson, Deputy Minister, Policy & Delivery, Cabinet Office, Government of Ontario 

Commissioner:  Don Drummond, Matthews Fellow in Global Public Policy, School of Policy Studies; Chair, Commission on the Reform of Ontario's Public Services

Discussant:   Armine Yalnizyan, Senior Economist, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives


11:30 am - 12:30 pm - Biosciences Atrium

Session 2: Investing in Alternate Care for the Aging

12:30 - 2:00 pm - Biosciences Lecture Theatre 1101

Chair:  Saäd Rafi, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Health and Long-term Care, Government of Ontario

Author:  David Walker, Professor of Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine and Policy Studies (and former Dean of Medicine and Vice-Principal, Health Sciences), Queen's University

Discussant:  Camille Orridge, Chief Executive Officer, Toronto Local Health Integrated Network


2:00 - 2:15 pm

Session 3: Transforming Social Assistance

2:15 - 3:45 pm - Biosciences Lecture Theatre 1101

Chair:  Marg Rappolt, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Community and social Services, Government of Ontario

Commissioner:  Munir Sheikh, Distinguished Fellow and Adjunct Professor, School of Policy Studies, and Co-Commissioner, Commission for the Review of Social Assistance in Ontario

Discussant: David Szwarc, CAO, Regional Municipality of Peel, and Fellow, School of Policy Studies, Queen's University


3:45 - 4:15 pm

The Donald Gow Memorial Lecture

4:15 pm - Biosciences Lecture Theatre 1101

Presented by:

John BairdThe Honourable John Baird
Minister of Foreign Affairs 

Biography [PDF 58KB]


Registration link

5:30 pm - Biosciences Complex Atrium

School of Policy Studies, Robert Sutherland Hall
Kingston, Ontario, Canada. K7L 3N6. 613.533.3020