Dr. Prudence Buchanan: Candidate for Mississauga-Malton
Dr. Prudence Buchanan is an internationally trained medical doctor with credentials from The University of the West Indies Mona Jamaica.
She immigrated from Jamaica in 2013 and has since integrated into the Canadian Health Care system in research and process improvement in Ottawa and Toronto.
She has experience in the manufacturing industry and has taught at secondary and post secondary levels.
Dr. Buchanan is active in her church’s community group and has volunteered in outreach activities assisting youths and persons with disabilities.
She is passionate about health care and wellness and seeks to promote the role of individuals in taking care of their own health. She is concerned about the youths especially with regards to mental health and the marginalization of young black Canadians.
Dr. Buchanan is married to Lynden and has a daughter, son and grandson. She enjoys event planning, baking, and décor management.