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Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11739
Date
2015-May-30
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association acknowledges the completion of the important work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada and the importance of recognizing and not forgetting the terrible impact that the residential school system has had and, as a consequence of ongoing intergenerational trauma, continues to have on the health of many First Nations, Inuit and Metis People of Canada.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-May-30
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association acknowledges the completion of the important work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada and the importance of recognizing and not forgetting the terrible impact that the residential school system has had and, as a consequence of ongoing intergenerational trauma, continues to have on the health of many First Nations, Inuit and Metis People of Canada.
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Induced abortion

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy201
Date
1988-Aug-24
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
  1 document  

Joint statement on preventing and resolving ethical conflicts involving health care providers and persons receiving care

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy202
Date
1998-Dec-05
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
  1 document  

Personalized medicine

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10529
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will study the impacts of personalized medicine on medical practice.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will study the impacts of personalized medicine on medical practice.
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Documents to guide physicians facing ethical dilemmas

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10896
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will create and distribute an inventory of existing documents to guide physicians facing ethical dilemmas within the context of their professional practices.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will create and distribute an inventory of existing documents to guide physicians facing ethical dilemmas within the context of their professional practices.
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Russian Federation's legislation banning "propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations"

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10911
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association condemns the Russian Federation's legislation banning "propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations."
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association condemns the Russian Federation's legislation banning "propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations."
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Physician advocates

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy9915
Date
2010-Aug-25
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association opposes any bylaws, codes of conduct or policies that have the potential to limit physicians’ ability to speak out or advocate on behalf of their patients or to comment on issues that affect their ability to provide high quality clinical care.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2017-Mar-04
Date
2010-Aug-25
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association opposes any bylaws, codes of conduct or policies that have the potential to limit physicians’ ability to speak out or advocate on behalf of their patients or to comment on issues that affect their ability to provide high quality clinical care.
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Subsection 223(1) of the Criminal Code

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10509
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association favours maintaining subsection 223(1) of the Criminal Code, which states that a child “becomes a human being within the meaning of this Act when it has completely proceeded, in a living state, from the body of its mother […].”
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association favours maintaining subsection 223(1) of the Criminal Code, which states that a child “becomes a human being within the meaning of this Act when it has completely proceeded, in a living state, from the body of its mother […].”
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Convention on the Rights of the Child on the Involvement of Children in Armed Conflict

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10173
Date
2011-Aug-24
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for federal government adherence to the United Nations’ "Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the Involvement of Children in Armed Conflict."
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2018-Mar-03
Date
2011-Aug-24
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for federal government adherence to the United Nations’ "Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the Involvement of Children in Armed Conflict."
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Concern about safety

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10917
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association expresses its deep concern about the safety of Dr. Tarek Loubani as well as Mr. John Greyson, and urges Canadian officials to ensure due and fair process as well as physical and emotional safety for those two individuals.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association expresses its deep concern about the safety of Dr. Tarek Loubani as well as Mr. John Greyson, and urges Canadian officials to ensure due and fair process as well as physical and emotional safety for those two individuals.
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Medical assistance in dying education

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11941
Date
2016-Aug-24
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the inclusion of education and the development of Canadian accreditation elements related to medical assistance in dying for all medical students and resident physicians.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2018-Mar-03
Date
2016-Aug-24
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the inclusion of education and the development of Canadian accreditation elements related to medical assistance in dying for all medical students and resident physicians.
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Professional autonomy, regardless of practice setting

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11265
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will modify its Code of Ethics to enable physicians to use their professional autonomy, regardless of their practice setting.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will modify its Code of Ethics to enable physicians to use their professional autonomy, regardless of their practice setting.
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Eligibility criteria for blood donors

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11943
Date
2016-Aug-24
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association urges Canadian blood service providers and Health Canada to adjust eligibility criteria for blood donors so that these criteria are behaviour-based and do not consider sexual orientation.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2016-Aug-24
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association urges Canadian blood service providers and Health Canada to adjust eligibility criteria for blood donors so that these criteria are behaviour-based and do not consider sexual orientation.
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Preventing torture around the world

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11658
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association urges the federal government to prevent torture around the world by allowing third party investigators, including medical professionals, to examine and review detention centres.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association urges the federal government to prevent torture around the world by allowing third party investigators, including medical professionals, to examine and review detention centres.
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Assisted human reproduction

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11264
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will assess the ethical and economic impacts of recent changes in assisted human reproduction and consider revising its policy.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will assess the ethical and economic impacts of recent changes in assisted human reproduction and consider revising its policy.
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Reneging on freely negotiated and signed agreements

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11280
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association insists on the necessity for governments not to renege on freely negotiated and signed agreements by using legislative measures.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association insists on the necessity for governments not to renege on freely negotiated and signed agreements by using legislative measures.
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Guidelines to assist physicians who work with hospital foundations and other charitable organizations.

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11268
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will develop guidelines to assist physicians who work with hospital foundations and other charitable organizations.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will develop guidelines to assist physicians who work with hospital foundations and other charitable organizations.
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Federal Genetic Non-Discrimination Act

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy13707
Date
2017-Aug-23
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association urges provincial and territorial governments to support the Federal Genetic Non-Discrimination Act (Bill S-201) by enacting corresponding legislation that echoes privacy protection.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2017-Aug-23
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association urges provincial and territorial governments to support the Federal Genetic Non-Discrimination Act (Bill S-201) by enacting corresponding legislation that echoes privacy protection.
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Indiscriminate sharing of mental health information between the United States and Canada

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11266
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association believes that indiscriminate sharing of mental health information between the United States and Canada threatens the principle of non-discriminatory border crossing.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association believes that indiscriminate sharing of mental health information between the United States and Canada threatens the principle of non-discriminatory border crossing.
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Integration of sex/gender diversity education into medical school curricula and programs

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11228
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for the integration of sex/gender diversity education into medical school curricula and programs.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for the integration of sex/gender diversity education into medical school curricula and programs.
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