Women's Health New Genetics (WHNG)

Women's Health New Genetics (WHNG)

Biotechnology and the new genetics: what it means for women's health

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English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Women's Health New Genetics (WHNG)
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Online
Paper
Author: 
Anne Rochon Ford
Working Group on Women, Health and the New Genetics
Publisher: 
Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Examines assumptions about biotechnology and the new genetics for Canadians as a whole and for women in particular. Provides a brief overview of "biotechnology" and the "new genetics" and their implications for women's health. Examines two main areas of concern - agricultural biotechnology and biotechnology in health care and medicine.

Notes: 
Includes glossary and bibliographical references.

Strategic workshops: planning and design

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English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
National Network on Environment and Women's Health (NNEWH)
Women's Health New Genetics (WHNG)
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Online
Paper
Author: 
Kristine Hirschkorn
Publisher: 
National Network on Environments and Women's Health (NNEWH)
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Presents models, case studies, resources and general information for the design and implementation of an effective strategic workshop.

ISBN/ISSN: 
NNEWH HEAP.H57 1998
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

The gender of genetic futures: the Canadian biotechnology strategy, women and health

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
National Network on Environment and Women's Health (NNEWH)
Women's Health New Genetics (WHNG)
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Online
Author: 
Fiona Miller
Lorna Weir
Roxanne Mykitiuk
Patricia Lee
Susan Sherwin
Working Group on Women, Health and the New Genetics
Publisher: 
National Network on Environments and Women's Health (NNEWH)
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Incorporates pre-circulated statements, plenary presentations and respondent commentary prepared for the workshop. Most of the Workshop materials are included in this collection.

ISBN/ISSN: 
NNEWH NRGT.G46 2000
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Shifting connections: a report on emerging federal policy relating to women's health, the new genetics and biotechnology

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English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
National Network on Environment and Women's Health (NNEWH)
Women's Health New Genetics (WHNG)
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Constance MacIntosh
Publisher: 
National Network on Environments and Women's Health (NNEWH)
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides a policy primer, of value to experts and novices wishing to gain insight into the range of Canadian government activities which bear on the way that biotechnologies will impact on women and their health.

ISBN/ISSN: 
NNEWH NRGT.M33 1999
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.
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