Naheed Dosani & Ritika Goel

Naheed Dosani is a Palliative Medicine Fellow at the University of Toronto. He recently completed his Residency in inner-city Family Medicine, where he served as Co-Chief Resident of St. Michael’s Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program. He is a researcher, with projects underway investigating the impact of housing on health, social media as a tool for communication among healthcare providers and palliative care for heart failure patients. He teaches medical students & residents, serves on the Board of Directors for the Agincourt Community Services Association and is the staff advisor for Students for Medicare. Dr. Dosani is passionate about the social determinants of health, inner city health, global health equity and social media. You can follow Naheed on Twitter @NaheedD

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Ten reasons why the refugee health care cuts are a bad idea

I​n 2011, Su-Yun Kim and her husband arrived in Canada hoping for a better life, as many refugee claimants do. In North Korea where they were born and raised, Su-Yun’s husband was involved in political activity, necessitating that they flee from their loved ones and their home for safety. With difficulty, they managed to escape…