Sam Freeman is a general pediatrician for the Hudson Coast of Nunavik and the Northern and Native Child Health Program at the Montreal Children's Hospital. He also has a community practice in Montreal. A graduate of Yale University, where he majored in economics, he worked in international development before entering medical school and obtaining his MD at Université de Montréal. He completed his pediatrics residency at the Montreal Children's Hospital , where he was also chief resident.
He has published on the relationship between income inequality and health care, as well as a several op-eds and personal essays on the topics of resident burnout, Northern and Native Health, and gender in medicine in publications such as the Washington Post, La Presse and the Ottawa Citizen.
In his spare time he is an avid cyclist, cook, and reader.
14:40 - 15:40
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