Dr. David Swann graduated from the University of Alberta with his B.MSc. in 1971; with his M.D. in 1973; and became a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in 1988. He practiced as a family physician from 1975 to 1984 and then as a public health consultant from 1988 to 2004.
Dr. Swann was first elected a Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for the constituency of Calgary Mountain View on November 22, 2004 and is now serving his fourth consecutive term as an Alberta Liberal MLA.
Dr. Swann has a passion for nature and the environment. His hobbies include skiing, hiking, canoeing and other activities that have him enjoying Alberta’s natural beauty.
This passion extends to his political work. Dr. Swann’s career has been defined by his relentless commitment to strong environmental policy.
Recently, Dr. Swann has been advocating for the implementation of Extended Producer Responsibility.