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Clarification of information penned by formerly registered physician Dr. Modry

Media Release | Posted December 17, 2020

On December 11, 2020, a formerly registered physician Dr. Dennis Modry penned a letter published in the Western Standard to Premier Kenney about the COVID-19 response. The article suggested Dr. Modry is a currently practising physician; however, it’s important to note he is not licensed to practise medicine in Alberta. Dr. Modry’s specialization was in surgery, he does not have expertise in public health.

As a trusted and knowledgeable public health specialist, CPSA fully supports the Chief Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Hinshaw’s COVID-19 recommendations. Please visit Alberta Health’s website for the most up-to-date information and precautions

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