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[email protected] The CDPAC exists to "foster and help sustain a co-ordinated, countrywide movement towards an integrated population health approach for prevention of chronic diseases in Canada through collaborative leadership, advocacy, and capacity building." [from the website]
The Office of the Secretariat for the National Best Practices Consortium, Evidence and Information for Chronic Disease Policy Division, Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, Health Canada Tel: (613) 952-3813 [email protected]
or contact Dexter Harvey, Chair, Interim Steering Committee, tel (204) 474-9223, [email protected] The new (in 2003) National Consortium for Best Practices for Integrated Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion is establishing and maintaining an observatory of best practices.
II Key Findings From the Literature - The Access Statistics
III A Story of Oral Health Access
IV Can Supply of Oral Health Professionals and Community Services Meet Demand?
V The Key Issues
VI What Happens Now? Next Steps in Hamilton and Toronto
- compiled by Alison Stirling, Ontario Prevention Clearinghouse and OHPE team member, from the Review of Dental and Oral Health Needs of Special Populations in Hamilton (Ernest Jodoin, Hamilton District Health Council) and Who has Access? A report of the Toronto Dental Coalition (Lorraine Purdon, Toronto Oral Health Coalition)
If you have a resource or point of view to add to this article, let us know by writing to [email protected]. More information on our Letters to the Editor column can be found in the OHPE News section of OHPE 268.0 (http://www.ohpe.ca/ebulletin/ ViewAnnouncements.cfm?ISSUE_ID=268&startrow=1).