Maritime ConnectionAugust 23, 2015 - How do you want physician assisted dying to be regulated?Aug 23, 2015 | 54:00Dr. Jeff Blackmer is Vice President of Medical Professionalism at the Canadian Medical Association. Previously, he served as the Executive Director of the CMA's Office of Ethics, Professionalism and International Affairs for 12 years.
Dr. Jennifer Gibson
Maritime ConnectionAugust 2nd - What's your favourite moment from recent Pan Am Games and should Toronto now set its eyes on hosting the Summer Olympics?Aug 2, 2015 | 54:00Guests: Ellie Black, five time medalist at the 2015 Pan Am Games, Jeff Ellsworth, Canadian Men's Softball Team, Gold Medal Winner at 2015 Pan Am Games and Fred MacDonald, Guardian newspaper columnist.
Maritime ConnectionJuly 4th - Should we stop paying down our public debt?Jul 5, 2015 | 54:00Guests: Michael Bradfield, Economist and former Economics Professor, Dalhousie University & Marco Navarro-Genie, CEO of Atlantic Institute Market Studies.
Maritime ConnectionJune 28th - Do we have a drinking problem in the Maritimes?Jun 28, 2015 | 54:00Guests: Brian Reid, Clinical Director, Searidge Foundation, Annapolis Royal and Sophie Melanson, Alcohol and Addiction Services in Cumberland County, NS.
Maritime ConnectionJune 21st - Do you support the idea of a Mother Canada monument on the shores of the Cape Breton Highlands National Park in Green Cove?Jun 21, 2015 | 54:00Guests: Corey Slumkoski, Professor MSVU and Nikita Lopoukhine, retired Parks Canada Official
Maritime ConnectionJune 14 - Do you think rural schools in the Maritimes are doomed?Jun 14, 2015 | 54:00Guests: Kate Oland, co-author of "Pathway to Rural Regeneration: Transforming small schools into community hubs" &
Rick Parter, part of a community group trying to turn Wentworth consolidated elementary into a hub school.
Maritime ConnectionJune 7 - How do we bring about TRUE reconciliation between Canada and its First NationsJun 7, 2015 | 54:00Guests: Vanessa Nevin, one of the organizers of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission hearings in the Atlantic region and asenior policy analyst with the Atlantic Policy Congress of First Nations Chiefs Secretariat and Andrea Bear Nicholas, Professor Em
Maritime ConnectionMay 31 - How do we change cancer care in this region to meet the needs of a growing number of people?May 31, 2015 | 54:00Dr. Eshwar Kumar, Co-CEO of the New Brunswick Cancer Network.
Barbara Stead-Coyle, CEO of the Canadian Cancer Society - Nova Scotia Division.
Maritime ConnectionMay 10, How should we care for seniors - and who should pay?May 10, 2015 | 54:00Guests: Michael Keating, Exec. Director and Counsel to the NB Nursing Home Association & James Hutt, NS Health Coalition.
Maritime ConnectionMay 3rd - When it comes to salaries, do you think female professors in the Maritimes are at a disadvantage compared to their male counterparts?May 3, 2015 | 54:00Guests: Zelda Abramson, Author 2013 Report on the Status of Women and Pay Equity at Acadia University and Judy Haiven, Professor at Saint Mary's University, Halifax.
Maritime ConnectionApril 19, 2015 - What role is there for prayer at municipal council meetings and other public bodies?Apr 19, 2015 | 54:00Kevin Kindred is a Halifax lawyer, activist and atheist.
Matt Whitman is a Halifax municipal councillor who has spoken out against the Supreme Court decision.
Christian Elia is executive director of the Catholic Civil Rights League.