Healthcare leaders show support for Windsor doctor who was targeted by protesters
2022-08-05 from cbc.ca
She's spoken out about the importance of COVID-19 vaccines for children. Now Windsor pediatrician Dr. Huma Kazmie is facing backlash from protesters, and health-care leaders are going public in their support for her.
Windsor Regional Hospital, Windsor-Essex County Health Unit and Essex County Medical Society issued a joint statement in support of Kazmie after anti-vaccination protesters gathered outside her office this week.
In a statement released on Thursday, medical leaders from all three organizations said they "stand united in their condemnation in the strongest possible terms the anti-vaccination protests that have taken place this week outside Dr. Huma Kazmie's office in Windsor."
Kazmie had done an interview with CBC Radio's Windsor Morning host Nav Nanwa last Thursday, promoting the benefits of getting children vaccinated against COVID-19.
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