Health research

Health research

Women's health: reading between the lines

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English
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Online
Author: 
Alex Merrill
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Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Suggests ways the public can critically evaluate news reports on health issues. Points to questions to consider while reading an article on a health study and where to look for further information.

Issues in linkage and exchange between researchers and decision-makers: summary of a workshop convened by the Canadian Health Se

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Canadian Health Services Research Foundation
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Reviews and discusses the challenge of research dissemination and uptake.

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HEST.I88 1999

Ethical conduct for research involving humans

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English
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Medical Research Council of Canada
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Describes the policies of the Medical Research Council (MRC), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research (NSERC), and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC).

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METH.T75 1998

Health Association of African Canadians

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
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Information provision and referral
Research

Works to provide resources, conduct research, and disseminate research findings to government agencies, institutions, and Black communities, with a long-term vision of seeking policy reform on health issues of African Canadians.

Primary Telephone: 
902-494-3116
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Email Address: 
haac@chebucto.ns.ca
Street Address: 
PO Box 31154
City: 
Halifax
Province: 
Nova Scotia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
B3K 5Y1

Annual report 2000: Australian longitudinal study on women's health

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English
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Women's Health Australia
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Callaghan, Australia

Outlines progress and highlights during 2000 of the Women's Health Australia (WHA) project which takes a social view of women's health.

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WOMH.W66 2000

Global Forum for Health Research

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English

Works to help correct the 10/90 gap in health research and focuses research efforts on the health problems of the poor.

Primary Telephone: 
+41 22 791-4260
Email Address: 
info@globalforumhealth.org
Fax Number: 
+41 22 791-4394
Street Address: 
1-5 route des Morillons
City: 
Geneva 2
Postal/ZIP Code: 
1211

The 10/90 report on health research 2003-2004

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Global Forum for Health Research
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Geneva, Switzerland

Describes efforts undertaken to correct the 10/90 gap, that is the fact that only about 10% of funding is targeted to the diseases which account for 90% of the global disease burden.

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ISBN 2940286167

On the treatment of the sexes in research

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English
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Paper
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Margrit Eichler
Jeanne Lapointe
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Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council
Publication Date: 
1985
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Explores the complex and significant problems posed to research by sex-related bias. Emphasises awareness of sex as a social variable and the necessity therefore of a dual perspective in research.

ISBN/ISSN: 
GEND.E35 1985
ISBN 066253610X

Journal of Aboriginal Health

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English
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National Aboriginal Health Organization
Publication Date: 
2004-
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Shares success stories in Aboriginal health, discusses issues and opportunities, and provides the latest information and research of interest to First Nation, Inuit and Métis Peoples.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 17100712

Applying gender-based analysis at Health Canada. Advanced course: participant's manual. Research process

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Health Canada
Publisher: 
Health Canada
Publication Date: 
2003?
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Continues introductory course manual, delving into integration of gender-based analysis (GBA) in planning of research.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
GEND.A66 v.3
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