Introducing the National Collaborating Centres for Public Health

Medlar, Barbara; Mowat, David; Di Ruggiero, Erica; Frank, John
August 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/29/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 5, p493
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the National Collaborating Centres for Public Health (NCC), which was established to improve public health across Canada. The objectives and roles of NCC are discussed. The link between NCC and the Public Health Agency of Canada is described. The significance of NCC to public health professionals and decision-makers is also discussed.


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