Editor’s note: A very disturbing report about BC’s health care system; one man’s attempt to address it politically.
By Michelle Gamage, The Tyee, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter
A former top B.C. pediatric heart surgeon who joined the BC Greens is running for MLA in Vancouver-Renfrew (formerly known as Vancouver-Kingsway), a seat currently held by NDP Health Minister Adrian Dix.
Dr. Sanjiv Gandhi left his career as a pediatric cardiovascular and thoracic surgeon at B.C. Children’s Hospital early this year after publishing critiques of hospitals and the Health Ministry’s response to COVID-19.
He joined the BC Greens as second deputy leader and announced his candidacy Thursday.Continue reading The BC Greens Are Coming for Adrian Dix’s MLA Seat