Policy development

Policy development

Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch

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Organization Type: 
Governmental Body
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Research
Policy development
Publisher

Promotes healthy living, working, and recreational environments by identifying and assessing health risks to Canadians posed by environmental factors. Develops national risk management strategies around radiation protection, environmental contaminants, and water quality and health. Websites describes programs and provides access to publications.

Email Address: 
hecs-sesc@hc-sc.gc.ca

Center for Reproductive Rights

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
Français
Spanish
Services Provided: 
Advocacy
Policy development

A non-profit legal organization that promotes and defends women's reproduction rights within the US and internationally. Addresses such topics as human rights, equality, adolescents, safe pregnancy, abortion, and contraception. Website contains press releases, publications, an online bookstore, US legal documents relevant to reproductive rights, reproductive information by region, and discussions of current policy issues.

Primary Telephone: 
(917) 637-3600
Email Address: 
info@reprorights.org
Fax Number: 
(917) 637-3666
Street Address: 
120 Wall St.
City: 
New York
Province: 
New York
Postal/ZIP Code: 
10005

International Consortium for Emergency Contraception

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Advocacy
Policy development

Works to expand access to and ensure safe and locally appropriate use of emergency contraception worldwide within the broader context of family planning and reproductive health, with emphasis on developing countries.

Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
info@cecinfo.org
Street Address: 
c/o Meridian Development Foundation 1250 24th Street NW, Suite 350
City: 
Washington
Province: 
District of Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
20037

College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Policy development

Represents physicians registered to practice medicine, and surgery in British Columbia. Establishes standards and evaluates, monitors, and disciplines its members. Website includes a policy manual and a directory of physicians in the province.

Primary Telephone: 
604-733-7758
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
604-733-3503
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-461-3008
Street Address: 
400-858 Beatty St
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6B 1C1

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Policy development

Licenses Alberta physicians; monitors standards of medical practice; investigates complaints against physicians; and provides advice on ethical, legal, and quality-of-care matters. Website includes a directory of physicians in Alberta.

Primary Telephone: 
780-423-4764
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
780-420-0651
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-320-8624 (Physicians Only)
Street Address: 
900 Manulife Place
Addt'l Street Address: 
10180 101 St NW
City: 
Edmonton
Province: 
Alberta
Postal/ZIP Code: 
T5J 4P8
Internal Notes : 
Multiple TollFree found: "800-320-8624 (Physicians Only) and 800-561-3899 (General inquiries) and 800-661-4689 (Confidential Complaints)"

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Policy development

Forms a statutory, self-regulating body charged with the responsibility of licencing properly qualified medical practitioners, developing and ensuring the standards of practice in all fields of medicine, and investigating and disciplining of all doctors whose standards of medical care, ethical or professional conduct are questioned.

Primary Telephone: 
306-244-7355
Secondary Telephone: 
306-244-8778 (Triplicate Prescription Program)
Email Address: 
cpss@quadrant.net
Fax Number: 
306-244-0090
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-667-1668 (Complaints Toll Free Number)
Street Address: 
211 Fourth Ave S
City: 
Saskatoon
Province: 
Saskatchewan
Postal/ZIP Code: 
S7K 1N1

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Manitoba

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Policy development

Licenses Manitoba physicians; monitors standards of medical practice; investigates complaints against physicians; and provides advice on ethical, legal, and quality-of-care matters. Website includes a directory of physicians in Manitoba.

Primary Telephone: 
204-774-4344
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
204-774-0750
Street Address: 
1000-1661 Portage Ave
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R3J 3T7

College of Physicians and Surgeons of New Brunswick

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Policy development
Services d'information et de références
Élaboration de politiques

Forms an organization that has responsibility within the province of New Brunswick for the licensing of physicians, monitoring standards of medical practice, and investigating complaints against physicians. // Forme un organisme qui a la responsabilité de délivrer les permis d'exercer la médecine, de contrôler les normes de l'exercice de la médecine, et d'examiner les plaintes contre les médecins.

Primary Telephone: 
506-849-5050
Fax Number: 
506-849-5069
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-667-4641
Street Address: 
300-1 Hampton Rd
City: 
Rothesay
Province: 
New Brunswick
Postal/ZIP Code: 
E2E 5K8
Internal Notes : 
Updated December 2011

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Policy development

Licenses Nova Scotia physicians; monitors standards of medical practice; investigates complaints against physicians; and provides advice on ethical, legal, and quality-of-care matters.

Primary Telephone: 
902-422 5823
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
amombourquette@cpsns.ns.ca
Fax Number: 
902-422 5035
Tollfree Phone Number: 
877-282 7767
Street Address: 
Sentry Place
Addt'l Street Address: 
200-1559 Brunswick St
City: 
Halifax
Province: 
Nova Scotia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
B3J 2G1

International Food Information Council Foundation

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Spanish
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Policy development

Collects and disseminates science-based information on food safety and nutritution to health and nutrition professionals, educators, journalists, government officials and consumers.

Primary Telephone: 
202-296-6540
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
foodinfo@ific.org
Fax Number: 
202-296-6547
Street Address: 
430-1100 Connecticut Ave NW
City: 
Washington
Province: 
District of Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
20036
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