President, Public Health Agency of Canada


President, Public Health Agency of Canada

President, Public Health Agency of Canada

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Peggy Taillon


Peggy Taillon

President, Bruyère Foundation

Peggy Taillon was appointed CEO of the Canadian Council on Social Development in October 2008. As a passionate advocate for equality and social justice, Ms Taillon... Read more


The CCSDH is comprised of both institutional members, representing organizations selected from the sectors that play a role in addressing the factors that shape health; and individual members, selected based on the merit of their contribution to advancing knowledge and action on the social determinants of health.

Institutional Members

Canadian Institute of Planners

The Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP) serves as the national voice of Canada's professional planning community, which is comprised of approximately 7,500... Read more

Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Institute of Population and Public Health

As part of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), and based within the University of Ottawa, the Institute of Population and Public Health’s (IPPH) mission is to improve the health of populations and promote health equity... Read more

Conference Board of Canada

The Conference Board of Canada conducts, publishes, and disseminates research and provides forecasts and economic analysis. The mission of the Conference Board of Canada is to build leadership capacity for a better Canada... Read more

Federation of Canadian Municipalities

The Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) has been the national voice of municipal government since 1901. With more than 1,775 members, FCM represents the interests of municipalities... Read more

National Association of Friendship Centres

The National Association of Friendship Centres (NAFC) is a network of 117 Friendship Centres and seven Provincial/Territorial Associations (PTA’s) nationwide that provide culturally enhanced programs... Read more

Individual Members

Dr. Joey Edwardh

Executive Director, Community Development Halton

Dr. Edwardh’s career has been dedicated to work in the area of social and health sciences, social research, policy analysis and community development both in Canada... Read more

Dr. Trevor Hancock

Professor and Senior Scholar, University of Victoria

Dr. Trevor Hancock is a public health physician and Professor and Senior Scholar at the School of Public Health and Social Policy at the University of Victoria in British Columbia. He is one of the founders... Read more

Dr. Cory Neudorf

Chief Medical Health Officer, Saskatoon Health Region

Dr. Cory Neudorf is the Chief Medical Health Officer for the Saskatoon Health Region and is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Community Health and Epidemiology at the University... Read more