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LIVE from McMaster Innovation Park, six top experts talk all things health and exercise – from strength training and brain health to how to move better and live longer.

(Andre starts around the 2 hour mark)

André Picard: 2017 Duncan G. Sinclair Lectureship in Health Services and Policy Research

“The Stumbling Blocks to Health Reform”

The Changing Media Landscape: Media Symposium, Ottawa October 2017 (Webinar)

The Changing Media Landscape: Media Symposium, Ottawa October 2017 (Webinar)

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

For the past thirty years, André Picard has been The Globe and Mail’s health reporter and columnist. His award-winning insights into Canada’s health care system have been a call-to-arms for much-needed reforms. He joins The Agenda in the Summer to discuss his book, “Matters of Life and Death: Public Health Issues in Canada,” a collection of some of his best columns.




André Picard awarded degree Doctor of Laws (Carleton University, 150th Convocation)

Honorary degree recipient André Picard delivers his convocation address to graduates of the Faculty of Medicine


UBC Graduation Spring 2017 – May 24, 2017, Honorary Degree – Andre Picard



Matters of Life and Death: Public Health Issues in Canada with André Picard

Andreas Laupacis, Executive Director or the Li Ka Shing Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital interviews André Picard, Health Columnist at The Globe and Mail about his latest book. Breakfast with the Chiefs, May 10, 2017.

O’Brien Institute for Public Health – Canada’s Premiere Health Journalist, Andre Picard, Calgary Boom Launch for his new book – Matters of Life and Death: Public Health Issues in Canada.

Loneliness is the greatest poverty

From McMaster Presents The Walrus Talks Healthy Cities. Recorded February 10, 2016, in Hamilton, Ont.

Patient-Centered Care: What Does It Really Mean?

Video of a speech I delivered at the 2015 Health Quality Transformation Conference

Keynote Full – Healthy City Summit

City of Vancouver – Healthy City Strategy, 2012 Keynote

Young Adults and Alcohol

A Conversation for Change: Young Adults and Alcohol
September 22, 2010
University of Saskatchewan

Mental Health and the Media

On the Future of Medicare

The Agenda with Steve Paikin: Andre Picard: Legislating Assisted Suicide

Politics and Policy of Health Care Reform

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Reflections on Healthcare Safety

Webcast: Reflections on Healthcare Safety
Canadian Patient Safety Institute
(Free Registration Required)

André Picard – 5 Mantras for Healthcare Reform

April 28th, 2011

What Do Patients Want? A Critical Look at Healthcare Delivery in Canada

André Picard
Award-winning journalist, The Globe and Mail

Tuesday, September 15, 2009
University of Toronto, Health Sciences Building, Room 610, 155 College Street, Toronto, ON, Canada

Accenture, IBM, ACAHO and HPME

Video Runtime: 55:39