Inventory prepared by Vladimira Zvonik
University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections,
Finding aid encoded by Vladimira Zvonik (2007)
Finding aid written in English.
Table of Contents
Evelyn Shapiro, C.M. is an internationally respected speaker, researcher, educator, and an expert on aging and health care issues in Manitoba. She is a senior researcher with Manitoba Care Home Program and a professor and a senior scholar in the Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba. Evelyn Shapiro is a well known for developing and implementing the first provincial home care program in Manitoba. She is an author of many articles dealing with aging population, universal home care, and health care reforms. As a senior policy advisor to the Minister of Health, Manitoba Provincial Government, she has consulted many health care professional organizations and served on health advisory committees. Her research was instrumental in developing similar programs in other parts of Canada. Evelyn Shapiro is a recipient of many honors and awards, including an honorary Doctor of Laws degree, University of Manitoba (2000) and the Order of Canada (2007). She is a passionate advocate for a geriatric care in Canada.
The fonds consists of Evelyn Shapiro's articles, speeches, correspondence, the history of the implementation of Universal Home Care Program in Manitoba and her involvement in the community (Civic Reform Coalition).
This collection is arranged into seven series:
One folder is marked confidential
One folder is marked confidential.
The fonds was donated to the University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections by Evelyn Shapiro in 2006.
|1||1||Curriculum Vitae, December 2006|
|2||Awards - Various, 1993-2005|
Award - Doctor of Laws Degree, U of M [ 2000 ]
(includes correspondence - congratulatory messages)
|4||Award - Doctor of Laws Degree, U of M - correspondence, 2000|
|1||5||Organization, c 1974-1976|
|6||Press, Releases, and Newspaper Clippings, 1974-75|
|9||Community Participation, 1974-2000|
|6||1||History of the Implementation of Universal Home Care Program in Manitoba, 1977|
|2||Case Study for the Harvard-Duke Series - Implementation of a Universal Home Care Program, 1981|
|3||Home Care and the Physically Disabled Adult, Report - Consultation, 1985|
Personal Care Home - Reports, 1986-1990
Health Reform - Evelyn Shapiro, Senior Planning and Policy Advisor, Manitoba Health, 1987-1989
(correspondence, reports, consultations, recommendations)
Home Care Privatization Issues, 1996-1999
(newspaper clippings, correspondence, publications)
|2||Home Care Privatization Issues - Evelyn Shapiro's input, 1997|
|3||Issues in Privatization of Dearness Home - Consultation, 1997|
Consultation - Ron Hikel, Manitoba Provincial Government, 2001
|7||5||Newspaper Clippings, 1981-1982|
|6||Commission of Inquiry into Expropriation of Logan -C.P.R. Area - submitted by E. Shapiro, 1982|