President, Ontario Medical Association
as the co-head of the grassroots organization Concerned Ontario Doctors, Alam was so effective in challenging Eric Hoskins’s attempts to rein in the health budget that leader of the Ontario Medical Association was a logical next step. She’s now the essential conduit between nearly 40,000 physicians and the health ministry, led by Christine Elliott. up next: Trying to secure a contract for Ontario doctors. They’ve been without one for five years.