Posts by Karen Palmer

Karen Palmer

About Karen Palmer

Karen Palmer is an advisor with, a health policy analyst, research associate at the CCPA-BC and an adjunct professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences at Simon Fraser University.

Why American doctors are calling for Canadian-style medicare

Jun 3, 2016
In a dramatic show of physician support for deep health care reform in the U.S., more than 2,200 physician leaders have signed a “Physician’s Proposal” calling for sweeping change. The proposal, published May 5 2016 in the American Journal of Public Health, calls for the creation of a publicly financed, single-payer, national health program to… View Article