Policy Papers


Health Policy
Dementia Update
April 15, 2019

Doctors of BC’s new dementia policy update, Improving the Lives of People with Dementia, expands on our commitments to reduce stigma and calls to action to improve the quality of life for all British Columbians living with dementia. This update builds on our 2004 dementia policy paper,...

November 26, 2018

Doctors and other health care providers play a critical role when disasters strike. A wildfire, earthquake or pandemic can result in mass evacuations and can overwhelm a community’s ability to cope.  

In the midst of a crisis, doctors work with other health care providers to...

November 9, 2017

In September 2017, the BC government launched a consultation process to seek feedback on the upcoming regulatory framework for non-medicinal cannabis. Doctors of BC provided its feedback through its Submission to the Government of British Columbia on Cannabis Regulation.

Doctors of BC...