Beyond Barriers: Photographs from the Frontlines of Health | Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Beyond Barriers: Photographs from the Frontlines of Health | Halifax, Nova Scotia

AstraZeneca Canada presents Beyond Barriers: Photographs from the Frontlines of Health, an exhibition celebrating the compassion and ingenuity of health practitioners – doctors, nurses, social workers and others – working on the frontlines of Canada’s health care system.

Captured by a team of award-winning Canadian photojournalists (led by Roger LeMoyne), the exhibition is a series of powerful images and captivating stories about the contributions and challenges experienced by Canada’s health practitioners who work tirelessly in street clinics, community health centres, inner city hospitals, mobile outreach units, solo rural practices and remote outposts to find innovative and resourceful ways to meet the needs of the communities they serve.

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Halifax, Nova Scotia: Award-winning Canadian journalists and AstraZeneca exhibit photo essay to celebrate the courage, compassion and ingenuity of health practitioners who have dedicated themselves to working with Canada's most vulnerable populations.
Canada prides itself on its universal healthcare system, however the stark reality is that millions of Canadians have limited or no access to healthcare. They are the poor and homeless, street youth, victims of domestic violence, Aboriginals, and those living with mental illness and battling addictions. Some live in remote northern areas, others in small towns and in our busiest...
Nov 22, 2010 9:00 AM ET