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American Public Health Association
Forms an organization of public health professionals. Brings together researchers, health service providers, administrators, teachers, and other health workers in a unique, multidisciplinary environment of professional exchange, study, and action. is concerned with a broad set of issues affecting personal and environmental health, including federal and state funding for health programs, pollution control, programs and policies related to chronic and infectious diseases, a smoke-free society, and professional education in public health. (See Details)
ICDDR,B: Centre for Health and Population Research
Forms an international health research institution. Works to develop and promote realistic solutions to the major health, population and nutrition problems facing the poor people of Bangladesh and other settings. (See Details)
Works to improve health, especially the health of women and children, and an emphasis is placed on improving the quality of reproductive health services and on preventing and reducing the impact of widespread communicable diseases. Identifies, develops, and applies appropriate and innovative solutions to public health problems. (See Details)
Public Health Agency of Canada
Protects the health and safety of Canadians through the prevention of chronic disease and injuries, public health emergencies, and infectious disease outbreaks. Works closely with the provinces and territories to renew the public health system in Canada and support a sustainable health care system. (See Details)
Public Health Association of British Columbia
Promotes and protects the public's health by actively working to: advocate the development and implementation of healthful public policy facilitate the sharing of health and related information; encourage research into the broad issues that affect the public's health cooperate regionally, nationally and internationally with other organizations to promote the public's health; encourage governments to provide sufficient resources for disease prevention and the promotion and protection of the public's health; and, advance opportunities for professional development. (See Details)
Canadian Public Health Association

The Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA) is a national, independent, not-for-profit, voluntary association representing public health in Canada with links to the international public health community. CPHA's members believe in universal and equitable access to the basic conditions which are necessary to achieve health for all Canadians.

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National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools

Primary goal is to strengthen public health in Canada by helping public health managers and professionals across Canada find and use innovative, high quality and up-to-date methods and tools for sharing what works in public health. Primary target audiences are public health managers and professionals across Canada who promote and facilitate evidence-informed decision making. Their products and services are available and relevant to all public health practitioners, policy makers and researchers.


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