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  • Her favourite word is violence.

Conservative MP for Edmonton—Spruce Grove (Alberta)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 71.10% of the vote.

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Pleased to open the Call for Proposals to improve prescriber education for prescription drugs. Read abt how to apply: http://t.co/NMQ4VmseLX

Posted on Twitter We're taking steps to improve prescribing practices for prescription drugs prone to abuse. Read about it here: http://t.co/0FDgZwqAI8

Posted on Twitter Congrats @cancersociety @pcfralick on receiving $1 million donation from Husky Energy for cancer prevention program: http://t.co/IhYg0vBwIS

Posted on Twitter Wrapped up a very productive week at the #AIDS2014 conference in Melbourne. Read about it here: http://t.co/nJQo9cn5YM #TowardsACure

Posted on Twitter Thanks to @burnetinstitute for hosting a great discussion on HIV research during #AIDS2014 #TowardsACure @CIHR_CTN http://t.co/zosYhZTf02

Posted on Twitter Very productive meeting with civil society groups @ #AIDS2014 #TowardsACure Thanks for your hard work and dedication! http://t.co/Vv8U7cF38v

A month ago

Mentioned by Western Producer (subscription) Neonicotinoids: to ban or not to ban, that is the… When longtime Conservative MP Rona Ambrose was named Canada's health minister last July, it's unlikely she was expecting one of her most controversial files to be bee health. Yet, for such a small insect, bees are proving to be a major public relations ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, first, the member knows that we transfer over to $30 billion a year to the provinces and territories to deliver health. On top of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #224 on Bill C-6 Implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Voted Yes on Vote #223 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Voted Yes on Vote #222 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #221 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #220 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the question. It gives me the opportunity to highlight Vanessa's law that, I am happy to say, passed the House of Commons ...

Mentioned by Fifa.com Minister of Health Rona Ambrose joins FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 ... The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, Regional Minister for Northern Alberta and Member of Parliament for Edmonton-Spruce Grove, celebrated the one year countdown to the FIFA Women's World Cup™ during her first official engagement as ...

Mentioned by DigitalJournal.com Minister of Health Rona Ambrose joins FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 ... EDMONTON, June 6, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, Regional Minister for Northern Alberta and Member of Parliament for Edmonton-Spruce Grove, celebrated the one year countdown to the FIFA Women's World Cup™ ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Minister of Health Rona Ambrose joins FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 ... EDMONTON, June 6, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, Regional Minister for Northern Alberta and Member of Parliament for Edmonton-Spruce Grove, celebrated the one year countdown to the FIFA Women's World Cup™ ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-17, An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act Thank you, again, Mr. Chair and committee members. I'm pleased to be here today to speak to the protecting Canadians from unsafe drugs act, or Vanessa's ...

Mentioned by CON Media (press release) Media Advisory: Minister Rona Ambrose to Make an Announcement About Arts ... - SYS SPRUCE GROVE, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/05/14 -- The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, Regional Minister for Northern Alberta and Member of Parliament (Edmonton-Spruce Grove), on behalf of the Honourable Shelly Glover, Minister ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the member for Oakville for that important question and for the incredible work he has done on this file ...

Mentioned by CON Media (press release) Media Advisory: Minister Rona Ambrose to Make an Announcement About Arts ... - SYS SPRUCE GROVE, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/05/14 -- The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, Regional Minister for Northern Alberta and Member of Parliament (Edmonton-Spruce Grove), on behalf of the Honourable Shelly Glover, Minister ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, as the member knows, the pan-Canadian strategy for drug shortages that we have put in place to address this issue with the provinces and ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, we are an active partner in reducing wait times. The member knows we provided $1 billion for the provinces and territories to establish the ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, the member knows that drug shortages are not just a local, regional, or national problem but are a global issue, and we take them ...

Spoke in the House on International Development Mr. Speaker, thanks to the Prime Minister, improving the health of mothers and newborns is Canada's top development priority. We have seen great progress so far. ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Main Estimates 2014-2015 Thank you, Madam Chair, and good morning to all the committee members. It's a pleasure to be here with you. Thank you for the invitation to ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, an international scan of selected health research funders was conducted to identify ethics-related governance structures and other features that would inform a renewed approach ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Government bill C-17 An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act

Spoke at the Health committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2013-2014: Votes 1b, 5b, 10b, 11b, 13b, 15b, 20b, ... As you know, members, in the recent Speech from the Throne, our government committed to expanding the national anti-drug strategy to address this very issue of ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-2 An Act to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Bill S-2, An Act respecting family homes situated on First Nation reserves ... Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you to the committee for your work on this matter and the opportunity to participate in the committee's review of Bill ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Expenditure Plans for Status of Women Canada in 2012-13 and Main Estimates ... Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you to the committee for inviting me to be here today to discuss the main estimates and supplementary estimates (C) for ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Improving Economic Prospects for Canadian Girls, Abuse of Older Women, and Main ... Thank you very much, Madam Chair. Thank you to all the committee members for inviting me to discuss the main estimates for the status of women ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Main Estimates 2012-2013: Votes 95, 100, 105 and 110 under CANADIAN HERITAGE, ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Ladies and gentlemen, members of the committee, good afternoon. As you know, Mr. Chair, I am always happy to appear before this ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on New Entity Shared Services Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair, and my thanks to my colleagues from the House of Commons for inviting me. Thank you for the opportunity to address the ...