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Asha Seth   -   Conservative Party of Canada
Province: Ontario
Senatorial Designation: Ontario
Appointed on the advice of: Harper (C)
Telephone: 613-996-7162 or 1-800-267-7362
Fax: 613-996-7235
Email: asha.seth@sen.parl.gc.ca
Biography

Dr. Asha Seth is an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist in Family Practice, Toronto, Ontario.
Recognized as a pioneer and patient advocate in the medical field, Dr. Seth received the prestigious Council Award from the Ontario College of Physicians and Surgeons in 2010.

An active philanthropist, Dr. Seth is involved in a number of charities serving local and international communities. She founded the NIMDAC Foundation, which raised funds for organizations such as the Heart and Stroke Foundation, the Canadian Foundation for the Physically Disabled Persons, the Canadian National Institute for the Blind. She is also National Board Director of CNIB. Dr. Seth was also actively involved with St. Joseph's Health Centre Foundation, assisting with initiatives to help raise funds for the Health Centre's new patient care wing.

Dr. Seth completed her Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) at The King Georges Medical College in India and completed her resident training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in the U.K. Upon moving to Canada, she continued her training at St. Joseph’s Health Centre and the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto.

Dr. Asha Seth resides in Toronto, Ontario with her husband Dr. Arun Seth. She has two loving daughters, Dr. Anila Seth Sharma, an Endocrinologist and Angie Seth, an award winning Journalist and News Anchor, OMNI Television, and four loving grandchildren
 

Personal Website: http://senatorashaseth.sencanada.ca/ ( N.B. This site is not a part of the parliamentary Internet site )

Current Member of the following Senate committee(s):
Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration   
National Finance   
Social Affairs, Science and Technology   

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