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In June 2008 Steven Lewis wrote an essay, The Conference Board: Rank Amateurs with an Agenda?,  in response to a news release issued by the Conference Board that highlighted Canada’s alleged ranking prior to the full report being available. “The Board summary is silent on the one element of health care that might make a difference: primary health care reform. Instead it offers up the standard industry tonics of more and fancier gadgets and coded calls for privatization.”

In July Anne Golden and The Conference Board Answers Steven Lewis with “We are the foremost, independent, not-for-profit applied research organization in Canada. We are objective and non-partisan and we do not lobby for specific interests. Our only agenda is to improve the health of Canadians.”

This entry was posted on Thursday, January 7th, 2016 at 6:01 am and is filed under Throw Back Thursday (TBT).