The Canadian Healthy Communities Network advances and exchanges knowledge about Healthy Community initiatives.
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) integrates research through an interdisciplinary structure made up of 13 “virtual” institutes.
The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) is a voluntary, professional organization representing Canadian physicians. In 2013, they began a campaign to move the social determinants of health higher on the healthcare agenda.
The Centre for Research on Inner City Health (CRICH) conducts research to better understand the linkages between poverty, social exclusion, and poor health.
CHNET-Works! hosts weekly, interactive, pan-Canadian webinars about leading edge research and practice on population health issues.
Health Nexus (formerly the Ontario Prevention Clearinghouse) is a registered charitable organization that supports the development and implementation of prevention and health promotion strategies that aim to enhance well-being and reduce health inequities.
The Institut national de santé publique du Québec (INSPQ) is a government organization founded in 1998 to improve the coordination, development and use of expertise in public health.
The National Aboriginal Health Organization (NAHO) is a knowledge based organization that advances and promotes the health and well-being of all First Nations, Inuit and Métis.
The National Collaborating Centre for Aboriginal Health (NCCAH) supports First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples in realizing their public health goals and reducing the health inequities that currently exist for Aboriginal populations in Canada.
The National Collaborating Centre for Environmental Health (NCCEH) focuses on the health risks associated with the physical environment and identifies evidence-based interventions to reduce those risks.
The National Collaborating Centre for Healthy Public Policy (NCCHPP) focuses on healthy public policy: policy that potentially enhances populations’ health by having a positive impact on the social, economic, and environmental determinants of health.
The National Collaborating Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCCID) facilitates the use of evidence and emerging research on infectious diseases to inform public health programs and policy.
The National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools (NCCMT) focuses on evidence use in public health, sharing methods and tools to find out what works.
People Assessing Their Health (PATH) is a network of organizations and individuals sharing ideas and resources to build healthy communities in northeastern Nova Scotia, Canada.
The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) is the main Government of Canada agency responsible for public health in Canada.
The Québec Population Health Research Network (QPHRN) is a community of researchers from across the province working in population health.
Saskatoon Health Region is the largest health region in the province, serving approximately 300,000 local residents.
The Social Determinants of Health listserv is a very active determinants of health listserv maintained by Dennis Raphael, professor of health policy at the School of Health Policy and Management at York University.
The Sudbury & District Health Unit (SDHU) is an accredited public health agency committed to improving health and reducing social inequities in health through evidence-informed practice.
Le Centre de recherche sur les politiques et le développement social (CPDS) supports interchange among public policy researchers from diverse disciplines, theoretical approaches and countries.
Upstream is a non-profit organization working to make the discourse around social determinants of health widely accessible through evidence-based, people-centred ideas.
The Wellesley Institute engages in research, policy and community mobilization to advance population health.