Entries by Cynthia Vezina

The Canadian Orthopaedic Association’s Response to Recent Violence

The murder of George Floyd and the subsequent protests across North America have brought into focus the life and death consequences of anti-Black racism.  The Canadian Orthopaedic Association stands in solidarity with communities who are fighting against racial injustice, systemic discrimination and violence in all its forms. Recent events across North America have significantly impacted […]

COA Response to the National Assembly of Québec’s Bill 21 (An Act Respecting the Laicity of the State) – 2019

On June 16, 2019, the National Assembly of Québec passed Bill 21, an act respecting the laicity of the State, into law. The Canadian Orthopaedic Association is not in agreement with this Bill.  The COA membership and leadership embrace and welcome diversity and inclusion.  As an association whose head office is in Montreal and in […]