Michael B. Decter

Michael DMichael B. Decter, a Harvard trained economist is the President and CEO of LDIC Inc.

He served as Deputy Minister of Health for Ontario and Cabinet Secretary in Manitoba,

Michael is a well-recognized expert on health care policy. He was the founding Chair of the Health Council of Canada. He continues to serve as the Chair of Medavie Inc. and Patients Canada.  He is also a Trustee of Auto Sector Health Care Trust and Chair of its Finance, Audit and Investment Committee.

He has authored Healing Medicare: Managing Health System Change – The Canadian Way (1994).  Four Strong Winds – Understanding the Growing Challenges to Health Care, (2000). and Navigating Canada’s Health Care, co-authored by Francesca Grosso, (2006).

In 2004, Michael was awarded The Order of Canada.