Canada Health Associations & Organizations


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Aboriginal Healing Foundation (AHF)
Aboriginal Nurses Association of Canada (ANAC)

Acoustic Neuroma Association of Canada (ANAC)
Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute (AFCI)
– Canada (CA)
Addiction Intervention Association (AIA)
Addictions Foundation of Manitoba (AFM)
Alcohol and Drug Concerns (ADC)
Alcohol and Drug Recovery Association of Ontario
Allergy/Asthma Information Association (AAIA)
– Canada (CA)
ALS Society of Canada
Alzheimer Society of Canada
Association for the Neurologically Disabled of Canada (AND
Association of Canadian Distillers (ACD)
Association of Canadian Ergonomists (ACE)
Association of Canadian Medical Colleges (ACMC)
Association of Hemophilia Clinic Directors of Canada
Association of Massage Therapists & Wholistic
Practioners (AMTWP)

– Canada (CA)
Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards
Association of Workers’ Compensation Boards of Canada

– Canada (CA)
Asthma Society of Canada
Better PharmaCare Coalition (BPC)
– Canada (CA)
Blue Cross Canada  Health Insurance
Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals
Brain Tumor Foundation of Canada (BTFC)
Bulimia Anorexia Nervosa Association (BANA)
Canada Health Portal
Canadian Government Site
Canada Mastocytosis Support (CMS)
– Canada (CA)
Canada’s Research-Based Pharmaceutical Companies
Canadian Abilities Foundation (CAF)
Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network (CAAN)
Canadian Abortion Rights Action League (CARAL)
Canadian Academy of Audiology (CAA)
Canadian Academy of Endodontics (CAE)
Canadian Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive
Surgery (CAFPRS)
Canadian Academy of Geriatric Psychiatry (CAGP)
Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapy (CAMT)
Canadian Academy of Sport Medicine (CASM)
Canadian Addiction Counsellors Certification Board
Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian AIDS Society (CAS)

Canadian Amputee Golf Association (CAGA)

Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Society (CAS)
Canadian Angelman Syndrome Society (CASS)

Canadian Animal Health Institute (CAHI)  trade association of animal health products

Canadian Art Therapy Association (CATA)
Canadian Association for Child and Play Therapy

– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association for Enterostomal Therapy (CAET)
Canadian Association for Health, Physical Education,
Recreation and Dance (CAHPERD)
Canadian Association for Nursing Research (CANR)
Canadian Association for Pastoral Practice and Education

– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association for People Who Stutter (CAPS)
Canadian Association for Pharmacy Distribution Management
Canadian Association for Population Therapeutics (CAPT)
Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention (CASP)
Canadian Association for the History of Nursing
Canadian Association for the Study of the Liver (CASL)
Canadian Association of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese
Medicine (CAATCM)

Canadian Association of Animal Health Technologists and
Technicians (CAAHTT)

Canadian Association of Blue Cross Plans (CABCP)

Canadian Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation (CACR)
Canadian Association of Cardio-Pulmonary Technologists
Canadian Association of Chain Drug Stores (CACDS)
Canadian Association of Child Neurology (CACN)
Canadian Association of Critical Care Nurses (CACCN)
Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians (CAEP)
Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs (CAFC)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Fitness Professionals (CAFP)
Canadian Association of Gastroenterology (CAG)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Genetic Counsellors (CAGC)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Hepatology Nurses (CAHN)
Canadian Association of Independent Living Centres

Canadian Association of Medical Oncologists (CAMO)
Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists

Canadian Association of Midwives (CAM)
Canadian Association of Neuropathologists (CANP)
Canadian Association of Neuroscience Nurses (CANN)
Canadian Association of Nurses in Oncology (CANO)
Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT)
Canadian Association of Optometrists (CAO)
Canadian Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Canadian Association of Orthodontists (CAO)
Canadian Association of Paediatric Health Centres

– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Paediatric Surgeons (CAPS)
Canadian Association of Pathologists (CAP)
Canadian Association of Pharmacy in Oncology (CAPhO)
Canadian Association of Pharmacy Students and Interns
Canadian Association of Pharmacy Technicians (CAPT) Canada
Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment
Canadian Association of Physicians with Disabilities
Canadian Association of Prosthetists and Orthotists
Canadian Association of Provincial Cancer Agencies
Canadian Association of Psychoanalytic Child Therapists
Canadian Association of Psychosocial Oncology (CAPO)
Canadian Association of Radiologists (CAR)
Canadian Association of Registered Diagnostic Ultrasound
Professionals (CARDUP)

– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Rehabilitation Professionals

– Canada (CA)
Canadian Association of Road Safety Professionals
Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing (CASN)
Canadian Association of Schools of Social Work (CASSW)
Canadian Association of Social Workers (CASW)
Canadian Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and
Audiologists (CASLPA)
Canadian Association of Thoracic Surgeons (CATS)

Canadian Association of Veterinary Ophthalmology


Canadian Association of Wound Care (CAWC)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Association of Zoo and Wildlife Veterinarians

Canadian Association of the Deaf (CAD)

Canadian Association on Gerontology (CAG)
Canadian Athletic Therapy Association (CATA)  Canada
Canadian Bioethics Society (CBS)
Canadian Bioinformatics Resource (CBR)
Canadian Blood Services (CBS)
Canadian Board for Certification of Prosthetists and
Orthotists (CBCPO)

– Canada (CA)
Canadian Board for Respiratory Care (CBRC)– Canada (CA)
Canadian Braille Authority (CBA) – Blind & Visually Impaired – Canada (CA)
Canadian Brain Tumour Consortium (CBTC)
Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CBCF)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Breast Cancer Network (CBCN)
Canadian Breast Cancer Research Alliance (CBCRA)
– Canada (CA)
Canadian Cancer Society (CCS)
Canadian Cannabis Coalition (CCC)
Canadian Cardiovascular Society (CCS)
Canadian Celiac Association (CCA)
Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sports (CCES)
Anti-Doping (Sports Drugs)
Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS)
Canadian Centre on Disability Studies (CCDS)
Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA)
Canadian Chiropractic Association (CCA)
Canadian Chiropractic Examining Board (CCEB)
Canadian College of Emergency Medical Services (CCEMS)
Canadian College of Health Service Executives (CCHSE)
Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM)
Canadian College of Physicists in Medicine (CCPM)
Canadian Committee on Antibiotic Resistance (CCAR)
Canadian Congress of Neurological Sciences (CCNS)
Canadian Consortium on Pain Mechanisms, Diagnosis and
Management (CCPMDM)

– Canada (CA)
Canadian Continence Foundation (TCCF), The

Canadian Cooperative Wildlife Health Centre (CCWHC)

Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology
Assessment (CCOHTA)
Canadian Council of Cardiovascular Nurses (CCCN)
Canadian Council of the Blind (CCB)
Canadian Council on Animal Care (CCAC) – Animals in medical experimentation
Canadian Council on Health Services Accreditation
Canadian Council on Rehabilitation and Work (CCRW)
Canadian Counselling Association (CCA)

Canadian Deaf-Blind and Rubella Association (CDBRA)

Canadian Deaf Curling Association (CDCA)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Dental Assistants’ Association (CDAA)

Canadian Dental Association (CDA)

Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA)
Canadian Dental Protective Association (CPDA)
Canadian Dermatology Association (CDA)
Canadian Diabetes Association
Canadian Down Syndrome Society (CDSS)
Canadian Dyslexia Association (CDA)
Canadian Epilepsy Alliance (CEA)
Canadian Federation of Medical Students (CFMS)
Canadian Federation of Mental Health Nurses (CFMHN)
Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions (CFNU)
Canadian Fertility & Andrology Society (CFAS)
Canadian Fitness and Lifestyle Research Institute
Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)
Canadian Foundation for Drug Policy (CFDP)
Canadian Foundation for the Study of Infant Deaths (SIDS

– Canada (CA)
Canadian Gerontological Nursing Association (CGNA)
Canadian Ground Water Association (CGWA)
Canadian Group Psychotherapy Association (CGPA)

Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind (CGDB)
– Canada (CA)

Canadian Hard of Hearing Association (CHHA)
The Canadian Harm Reduction Network
Canadian Health Care Anti-Fraud Association (CHCAA)
Canadian Health Coalition (CHC)  Public Health Advocacy
Canadian Health Libraries Association (CHLA)
Canadian Health Network

Substance Use – Addictions

Canadian Health Services Research Foundation (CHSRF)
Canadian Healthcare Engineering Society (CHES)
Canadian Hearing Society (CHS)

Canadian Hemochromatosis Society (CHS)
Canadian Hemophilia Society (CHS)
Canadian Hereditary Angioedema Society (CHAES)
Canadian HIV – AIDS Legal Network
Canadian Holistic Nurses Association (CHNA)

Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association (CHPCA)

Canadian Hyperlexia Association (CHA)
Canadian Hypertension Society (CHS)
Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI)
Canadian Institute for the Relief of Pain and Disability
Canadian Institute of Child Health (CICH)
Canadian Institute of Public Health Inspectors (CIPHI)
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Canadian Laser Aesthetic Surgery Society (CLASS)
Canadian Liver Foundation (CLF)
Canadian Lung Association
Canadian Marfan Association (CMA)
Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Society
Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA)
Canadian MedicAlert Foundation (CAF)
Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA)

Canadian National Autism Foundation (CNAF)

Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB)

Canadian Naturopathic Association (CNA)
Canadian Network for Asthma Care (CNAC)
Canadian Neurological Society (CNS)

Canadian Neurosurgical Society (CNSS)

Canadian Nurses Association (CNA)
Canadian Nurses Foundation (CNF)
Canadian Nurses Protective Society (CNPS)   liability protection
Canadian Nursing Students’ Association (CNSA)
Canadian Occupational Health Nurses Association (COHNA)
Canadian Occupational Therapy Foundation (COTF)
Canadian Oncology Society (COS)
Canadian Ophthalmological Society (COS)
Canadian Organization for Rare Disorders (CORD)
Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists (COMP)
Canadian Orthopaedic Association (COA)
Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation (COF)
Canadian Orthopaedic Nurses Association (CONA)
Canadian Orthopaedic Residents Association (CORA)
Canadian Orthopractic Manual Therapy Association (COMTA)
Canadian Paediatric Society (CPS)
Canadian Paraplegic Association (CPA)
Canadian Parenteral-Enteral Nutrition Association
Canadian Partnership for Consumer Food Safety Education
Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA)
Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA)
Canadian Podiatric Medical Association (CPMA)

Canadian Podiatric Medical Students Association (CPMSA)

Canadian Porphyria Foundation (CPF)

Canadian Practical Nurses Association (CPNA)
Canadian Prostate Health Council (CPHC)
Canadian Psychiatric Research Foundation (CPRF)
Canadian Psychiatric Association (CPA)
Canadian Psychoanalytic Society (CPS)
Canadian Psychological Association (CPA)
Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA)
Canadian Red Cross

Canadian Register of Health Service Providers in
Psychology (CRHSPP)

Canadian Registration Board of Occupational Hygienists

Canadian Resident Matching Service (CaRMS) – postgraduate medical training

Canadian Rheumatology Association (CRA)
Canada Safety Council (CSC)
Canadian Sleep Society (CSS)
Canadian Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (CSAPS)
Canadian Society for Clinical Nutrition (CSCN)
Canadian Society for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology (CSEP)
Canadian Society for International Health (CSIH)
Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS)
Canadian Society for Pharmaceutical Sciences (CSPS)
Canadian Society for Surgical Oncology (CSSO)
Canadian Society for Transfusion Medicine (CSTM)
Canadian Society for Vascular Surgery (CSVS)
Canadian Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Canadian Society of Cardiology Technologists (CSCT)
Canadian Society of Clinical Hypnosis (CSCH)
Canadian Society of Clinical Neurophysiology (CSCN)
Canadian Society of Clinical Perfusion (CSCP)
Canadian Society of Consultant Pharmacists (CSCP)
Canadian Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
Canadian Society of Gastroenterology Nurses &
Associates (CSGNA)
Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP)
Canadian Society of Intestinal Research (CSIR)
Canadian Society of Medical Evaluators (CSME)
Canadian Society of Nephrology (CSN)
Canadian Society of Nutrition Management (CSNM)
Canadian Society of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck
Surgery (CSOHNS)

Canadian Society of Plastic Surgeons (CSPS)

Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists (CSRT)

Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE)
Canadian Society of Telehealth (CST)
Canadian Spinal Research Organization (CSRO)
Canadian Sport Massage Therapists Association (CSMTA)
Canadian Therapeutic Recreation Association (CTRA)
Canadian Thoracic Society (CTS)
Canadian Tobacco Control Research Initiative (CTCRI)
Canadian Transplant Association (CTA)
Canadian Urologic Oncology Group (CUOG)
Canadian Urological Association (CUA)
Canadian Urology Research Consortium (CURC)
Canadian Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA)
Canadian Vintners Association (CVA)
Canadian Water and Wastewater Association (CWWA)
Canadian Water Quality Association (CWQA)
Canadian Wheelchair Sports Association (CWSA)
Canadian Women’s Health Network (CWHN)
Cannabis as Living Medicine – CALM
Cannabis Buyers’ Clubs of Canada
Cannabis Research Institute Inc.
Catholic Health Association of Canada (CHAC)
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health  (CAMH)  Toronto, Canada.
Centre for Substance Use in Sport and Health (SUSH)
Centres of Excellence for Women’s Health
– Canada (CA)
CHARGE Syndrome Canada (CSC)
– Canada (CA)
Children’s Safety Association of Canada (CSAC)
– Canada (CA)
Chinese Canadian Chiropractic Society (CCCS)
– Canada (CA)
Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture Association of Canada
Club Compassion de Montr�al
College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC)
Communicative Disorders Assistants Association of Canada
The Compassion Club
Canada’s largest medical marijuana buyers’ club. Based in
Vancouver, BC
Consumer Health Organization of Canada (CHOC)  Canadian Holistic

Council of Canadians with Disabilities (CCD)

Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of Canada (CCFC)

Dietitians of Canada

Disabled Women’s Network (DAWN) Canada
Denturist Assocation of Canada (DAC)
Environmental Health Foundation of Canada (EHFC)
Epilepsy Canada – / pilepsie Canada
Federation of Medical Licensing Authorities of Canada
Finnish Canadian Rest Home Association (FCRHA)
Foundation for Active Healthy Kids (FAHK)
Fragile X Research Foundation of Canada (FXRFC)
From Grief To Action (FGTA)

The Grant W. Krieger Cannabis Research Foundation

Health Canada

Health Canada – Office of Rural Health

Health Canada Tobacco Control Programme

Heart & Stroke Foundation (HSF) of Canada

Hepatitis C Society of Canada
– Canada (CA)
Huntington Society of Canada (HSC)

Institute of Agricultural Rural and Environmental Health

– Canada (CA)

International Drug Education and Awareness
Society  (IDEAS)

Kidney Foundation of Canada

La Leche League Canada (LLLC)  Breastfeeding support group
Learning Disabilities Association of Canada (LDAC)
Leukemia Research Fund of Canada (LRFC)
Lupus Canada

Lymphoma Foundation Canada (LFC)

Marijuana Party of Canada

Medical Group Management Association of Canada (MGMAC)

Mines and Aggregates Safety and Health Association

Mood Disorders Society of Canada (MDSC)

Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada

Muscular Dystrophy Association of Canada (MDAC)

National Association of Pharmacy Regulatory Authorities

National Cancer Institute of Canada (NCIC)

National Clearinghouse on Tobacco and Health

National Council on Ethics in Human Research (NCEHR)
– Canada (CA)

National Dental Hygiene Certification Board (NDHCB)

National Indian and Inuit Community Health Representative
Organization (NIICHRO)

National Initiative for Telehealth (NIFTE)

National Native Addictions Partnership Foundation

Nonprescription Drug Manufacturers Association of Canada

North American Chronic Pain Association of Canada

Occupational and Environmental Medical Association of
Canada (OEMAC)

Ontario Problem Gambling Research Centre

Operating Room Nurses Association of Canada (ORNAC)

Operation Eyesight Universal (OEU)
Operation Lifesaver (OL)
– Highway/railway crossing collisions and train/pedestrian

– Canada (CA)
Opticians Association of Canada (OAC)
Osteoporosis Society of Canada (OSC)

Ovarian Cancer Canada (OCC)

Parkinson Society Canada (PSC)

Physicians for a Smoke-Free Canada (PSC)

Planned Parenthood Federation of Canada (PPFC)

Prairie Women’s Health Centre of Excellence

Prostate Cancer Research Foundation of Canada (PRCF)
Radiation Safety Institute of Canada (RSIC)
Royal College of Dentists of Canada (RCDC)
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Safe Kids Canada (SKC)

Schizophrenia Society of Canada (SSC)

Sex Information and Education Council of Canada

Shiatsupractor’s Association of Canada (SPAC)

Shwachman-Diamond Syndrome Canada (SDSC)  Blood disorder
Society of Gynecologic Oncologists of Canada (GOC)
Society of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists of Canada
Society of Rural Physicians of Canada (SRPC)
Special Olympics Canada (SOC)
Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Canada

Student Canadian Chiropractic Association (SCCA)

Suicide Information and Education Center (SIEC)  Canada
Sunshine Coast Compassion Club
Thalassemia Foundation of Canada
Thalidomide Victims Association of Canada (TVAC)
Thrombosis Interest Group of Canada (TIGC)

Thyroid Foundation of Canada (TFC)

Tourette Syndrome Foundation of Canada
Traffic Injury Research Foundation (TIRF)
Trauma Association of Canada (TAC)
Tuberous Sclerosis Canada (TSC)
Urology Nurses of Canada (UNC)
Vaccine Risk Awareness Network (VRAN)  Canada
World Institute for Self Healing (WISH) Canada
– Canada (CA)
World Organization Ovulation Method Billings Canada (WOOMB

– Canada (CA)

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