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The Motherisk Commission: Why it matters

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 @ 8:45 AM | By Katharina Janczaruk

The Motherisk Commission’s final report is to be delivered by Feb. 28, 2018. What might we expect?

The Motherisk Commission was established by order-in-council dated Jan. 13, 2016, with a two-year mandate to establish and lead a “Review and Resource Centre” to provide support and assistance to persons affected by Motherisk test results.  

The commission was formed following the release on Dec. 15, 2015, of the Motherisk Hair Analysis Independent Review (Motherisk Review) of hair strand testing for drugs and alcohol between 2005 and 2015...