Tag: PHAC

Release: Tuberculosis: Drug resistance in Canada 2013

The Public Health Agency of Canada’s Centre for Communicable Diseases and Infection Control is pleased to announce the release of Tuberculosis:  Drug Resistance in Canada 2013.  An electronic copy of the report will be available on the PHAC website in January 2015 (http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/tbpc-latb/index-eng.php). **************************************************************************************************** Il nous fait plaisir d’annoncer, de la part du Centre de… Read more »

Are you living with HIV or AIDS? Do you use the services of your local Service Organization? Do you want to learn about the new Community Action Fund? Join us in a discussion of the upcoming changes to the funding structure from the Public Health Agency of Canada and share how the integrated Community Action… Read more »

PHAC: Release of HIV and HCV G&Cs Performance Reports

The Public Health Agency of Canada is pleased to share the first Federal Initiative to Address HIV/AIDS in Canada: National Grant and Contributions Performance Measurement Report – 2012-13 and the first Hepatitis C Prevention, Support and Research Program: National Grants and Contributions Performance Measurement Report – 2012-13. These reports summarize performance measurement findings for 2012-13,… Read more »

December 11, 2014 from 1:00PM – 2:00PM ET Since the time HIV was discovered as the cause of AIDS, we have known that a wide variety of STDs amplify transmission of the virus. The biological forces that create such risk are increasingly well understood. The greatest challenge has been to design strategies that link detection… Read more »

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014 @12:30 – 2:30pm EST* On April 1, 2017, the Public Health Agency of Canada’s HIV and Hepatitis C Grants and Contributions funding programs will be integrated into a new funding program called the Community Action Fund. You are invited to participate in the discussion either through the webinar and teleconference, or… Read more »

Wednesday, Nov. 19 2014 @ 1:00 – 3:00pm EST On April 1, 2017, the Public Health Agency of Canada’s HIV and Hepatitis C Grants and Contributions funding programs will be integrated into a new funding program called the Community Action Fund. This webinar is follow-up to the information provided to stakeholders on August 20 and… Read more »

The Public Health Agency of Canada is pleased to announce a call for membership applications for the Ministerial Advisory Council on the Federal Initiative to Address HIV/AIDS in Canada (MAC-FI) to fill vacant positions. MAC-FI is a council that provides unbiased, non-partisan, evidence-informed, targeted and strategic advice to the Minister of Health.  It is comprised… Read more »

CAS: National calls regarding PHAC’s proposed funding models

Note to CAS Board and Executive Directors of CAS member organizations as well as regional Executive Directors National calls – Save the date: Nov. 21st & 24th As per our discussions this week, we will be hosting two calls with Lisa Smylie, Manager at PHAC, to discuss the proposed funding models. Lisa has accepted our… Read more »

PHAC: Report on Sexually Transmitted Infections in Canada: 2011

The Public Health Agency of Canada is pleased to present the 2011 edition of the Report on Sexually Transmitted Infections in Canada.  This report was made possible through the collaboration of all provinces and territories, whose continuous contribution to STBBI surveillance is appreciated and gratefully acknowledged. The Executive Summary will be posted online and a… Read more »

WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 5, 2014 1:00pm EST* The Public Health Agency of Canada’s Community Action Fund, being implemented on April 1, 2017,  will take an integrated, holistic approach to address HIV, hepatitis C, and other related STBBI, TB co-infection, and related aspects of health, including mental health, aging, and social determinants of health. This webinar will… Read more »

TUESDAY OCTOBER 14, 2014 @1:30-3:30 PM EST* On April 1, 2017, the Public Health Agency of Canada’s HIV and Hepatitis C Grants and Contributions funding programs will be integrated into a new funding program called the Community Action Fund. This webinar is follow-up to the information provided to stakeholders on August 20 and September 4…. Read more »