Connecting with Canadians

Research Report:

Primer on Public Involvement

by Julia Abelson, François-Pierre Gauvin, Mary Pat MacKinnon, Judy Watling

Primer on Public Involvement, François-Pierre Gauvin and Julia Abelson, in collaboration with Mary Pat MacKinnon and Judy Watling. Document prepared for the Health Council of Canada, July 2006, 38 pp.

Primer on Public Involvement is a paper prepared for the Health Council of Canada by François-Pierre Gauvin and Julia Abelson of the Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis at McMaster University, in collaboration with CPRN's Mary Pat MacKinnon and Judy Watling.

It explores the role of public involvement in democratic governance, reviews the different methods and identifies key conditions for successful public involvement.

Release Date: 25 Aug 2006
Number of pages: 38
Document number: 45131