Mission, Goal & Objectives

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Health City Kingston 2018 will provide the public with hands-on, interactive and educational opportunities to learn more about personal and community health care in our community.

Specific objectives include:

  • Host Expert Presentations on Innovations at Kingston Health sciences Center, Indigenous Adolescent Mental Health, the Opioid Crisis and Death, Dying and Medical Assistance in dying.
  • Provide a forum for Kingston area candidates in the June 7 provincial election to address their healthcare platforms.
  • Discuss the merits and risks of the legalization of marijuana.
  • Host educational booths where patients visit, ask questions and learn about their own health and that of their community addressing more than 20 topics.
  • Showcase Hip and Knee Arthroplasty through simulated operations.
  • Provide guests with an opportunity to check their own Vital Signs while interacting with members from our local nursing community.
  • Showcase simulation medicine “How healthcare providers prepare themselves for serious medical events some which are rare and others which occur often.”