Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)

Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (ACEWH)

Community-based research ethics

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Un code déontologique pour la recherche axée sur la participation communautaire
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Moving Towards Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Provides a mechanism for ethics review of community-based research where existing ethics reviews processes are either not available or are inappropriate.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ACEWH WOMI.M68 2000

Assessing the impact of social policy reform on women's health

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English
Translated Title: 
L'évaluation de l'impact de la réforme des politiques sociales sur la santé des femmes
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Summarizes the results of a research project that examined the impact of changes in social policy on the health of single mothers.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ACEWH WOMH.M68 2001

Who's on the line? Women in call centres project

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Sur le front : les travailleuses des centres téléphoniques parlent de leur travail et de son impact sur leur santé et leur bien-être
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Moving Towards Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Summaries research findings on women working in the call-centre industry. Examines job stress, coping strategies, and buffers experienced by these women.

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No. 6

Women's definitions and priorities of health

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Les définitions et les priorités des femmes en matière de santé
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Summarizes research findings. Examines women’s health while focusing on the perceptions and definitions of health and well-being grounded in women’s daily experiences.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ACEWH WOMH.M68 2001

Social and economic stress: women's health in fishing communities

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Translated Title: 
Le stress social et économique: la santé des femmes dans les communautés de pêcheurs
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Moving Towards Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Examines how women's health and well-being are affected by the downturn in the fisheries.

Women's health in Atlantic Canada: a statistical portrait

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La santé des femmes au Canada atlantique : un portrait statistique
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Moving Towards Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Illustrates how a health determinants approach can reduce cost and improve health. Shows a need for strategic investment in key determinants in Atlantic Canada.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ACEWH WOMH.M68 2001

Including Black women in health and social policy development: winning over addictions

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L’inclusion des femmes noires dans l’élaboration des politiques de santé et des mesures sociales: vaincre la toxicomanie
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Examines how policies impact on the experiences of Black Nova Scotians women recovering from drug addiction and involved with child welfare agencies.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ACEWH ADDI.M68 2001

Keeping Canadian values in health care symposium

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La préservation des valeurs canadiennes au Symposium sur les soins de santé
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Moving Towards Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Provides a synopsis of the major highlights and recommendations forwarded during a symposium examining the multicultural health services in Nova Scotia.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ACEWH IMWO.M68 2000

New Brunswick women's health initative project

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English
Translated Title: 
L’Initiative pour la santé des femmes du Nouveau-Brunswick
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Moving Towards Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Examines health care services for rural women. Reports on results of a pilot needs study with adult women who have considerable interaction with the health care system.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ACEWH WOMH.M68 2000

PEI well-women's clinics: a case study of gender specific clinics to increase screening rates

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Les cliniques pour le bien-êtres des femmes a l'Î.-P.-É. : une étude de cas portant sur les cliniques desservant un sexe spécifique et visant à augmenter les taux de dépistage
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Moving Towards Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Provides a summary of research that examined gender-specific clinics as models for intervention.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ACEWH GEND.M68 2001
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