Dialogue Volume 15, Issue 3 2019 - Page 4

TABLE OF CONTENTS In Every Issue 5 Message from the President Dr. Peeter Poldre explains how we ensured that different voices and viewpoints were heard during the development of our continuity of care policies. 7 From the Registrar’s Desk  Dr. Nancy Whitmore expresses her gratitude for the collaboration that made several initiatives a reality. 17 13 Reports from Council  We provide an overview of the discussions and decisions made at September Council. 17 Council Award  He may be Toronto-born and bred, but Council Award recipient Dr. Mark Spiller says building a life and a medical practice in Kirkland Lake was one of the best moves of his life. His grateful patients are quick to agree. 25 51 Discipline Summaries  We present short summaries of recent Discipline cases. For Your Information 8 Letter to the Editor  A reader says the College must demonstrate support for physicians in regard to opioid prescribing. 30 Welcome  Dr. David Finkelstein has assumed the role of Complaints Director/Associate Registrar at the College. We also welcome Dr. Mary Manno and Dr. Ted Everson as Medical Advisors. 4 DIALOGUE ISSUE 3, 2019 38 Digital Dialogue  In early 2020, a digital Dialogue will be appearing in your computer inbox. Read more about the new option available for catching up on your regulatory news.