Dr. Gareth Seaward, a core C-QuIPS member and a Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist at Mount Sinai Hospital for has been re-appointmented as the Vice Chair of the Provincial Council for Maternal and Child Health (PCMCH). Gareth has been serving on the Council since July 2016 as a member and is also Co-Chair of the PCMCH Maternal-Newborn Advisory Committee. The PCMCH is a Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care funded organization with a provincial mandate to support system improvement in maternal, neonatal, and paediatric health services across Ontario. PCMCH brings together stakeholders from across Ontario in developing consensus-based recommendations for the system, and generates evidence-based and strategic advice supporting the evolving needs of maternal, newborn, child and youth health care services in Ontario. PCMCH supports provincial coordination of planning and innovation for maternal, newborn, child and youth health care services across both community and hospital settings, and is a resource to the system in Ontario, influencing the delivery of services across all levels of care. More information about the council can be found on their website at: http://www.pcmch.on.ca/
Congratulations to Core C-QuIPS Member, Dr Gareth Seaward!