Waterloo awards honorary degree to Hon. Monique Bégin

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

The University of Waterloo is to award 16 honorary degrees at spring convocation. Amongst the 16 recipients is Monique Bégin, a former federal politician and architect of Canada's health care act.

A keen supporter of public health, Bégin played a key role as health minister in drafting the 1984 Canada Health Act, which enshrined five core principles into the health care system: universality, comprehensiveness, portability, accessibility and public administration

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