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  • CORD
  • Sign the petition for Funding of Spinraza for all Canadian patients affected by Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) Cure SMA Canada, CORD, the Canadian SMA families and our supporters appeal to our provincial health ministers to provide all patients access to the only treatment available for this life threatening disease. (raredisorders.ca)
  • SCSC (Spinal Cord Society Canada), became a branch office for SCS U.S.A, founded by Dr. Charles Carson. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ray Wickson became the Canadian head of this international organization dedicated to "cure research", which focused on finding a cure for chronic spinal cord injuries. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Canadian Spinal Research Organization was originally a concept from SCS U.S.A. founder, Dr. Charles Carson who observed the long held hopeless dogma promulgated by the medical establishment in respect to finding a cure for spinal cord injuries, and the need to challenge the status quo. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wickson started the CSRO on February 14, 1984 under the name Spinal Cord Society of Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • As the name Spinal Cord Society Canada was a legitimate licensed charity in Canada under the auspices of the American headquarters, Wickson's formation of CSRO was done so in attempt to distance himself from them, but at the same time utilizing the funds generated under their name. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Canadian Spinal Research Organization is dedicated to the improvement of the physical quality of life for persons with a spinal cord injury and those with related neurological deficits, through targeted medical and scientific research. (wikipedia.org)
  • HealthUnlocked is a online community network for patient organizations and CORD is the very latest organization to start a community. (healthunlocked.com)
  • objectives
  • These participants said they wanted to be sure, above all, that the selected site was safe and secure for people and the environment, now and in the future, and that the process for choosing the site would be grounded in values and objectives that Canadians hold important. (wikipedia.org)
  • however, to receive the honour, an organization must prove to be long lasting and have aims and objectives that will earn the approval of the person from whom patronage is requested. (wikipedia.org)
  • Branch
  • The largest student organization in Canada, The Canadian Federation of Students first appeared in 1981 along with its services branch, the CFS-Services, with its mandate to work for high quality, accessible post-secondary education at the federal level and provincial levels. (wikipedia.org)
  • members
  • The practice of members of the Canadian Royal Family giving their patronage to Canadian organizations stems from that which started in the United Kingdom in pre-industrial times, when all development of the sciences and arts were under the direct control of the monarch and exercised by the foundation of colleges that today form the basis of modern universities. (wikipedia.org)
  • The organization sets regulatory and investment industry standards and has quasi-judicial powers in that it holds enforcement hearings and has the power to suspend, fine and expel members and registered representatives, such as advisers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cadets are not members of the Canadian Armed Forces, nor is the program a prerequisite for military service. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since 1973, CACUSS has provided professional development services and programs for members in all the Canadian provinces. (wikipedia.org)
  • CAPT is committed to networking between practitioners, researchers and policy makers, and increasing the visibility and recognition of the organization and its members. (dmoztools.net)
  • Xalapa, Veracruz, México) Activists, academics, members of civil society organizations, and representatives from rural communities insist on the total and immediate cancelation of all open-pit mining projects in the municipalities of Alto Lucero and Actopan, on the central coast of Veracruz in eastern Mexico. (miningwatch.ca)
  • Members of the coalition Veracruz Free from Toxic Minin g released a statement signed by more than 50 civil society organizations to pressure Canadian mining companies, Candelaria Mining Corp. and Almaden Minerals Ltd. , to relinquish all rights to mining concessions and other related permits. (miningwatch.ca)
  • International
  • Registered associations include Canadian Association of Journalists, and the International Association of Independent Journalists Inc.. The Canadian Journalism Foundation offers awards for outstanding journalism and J-talks programs to foster dialog. (wikipedia.org)
  • CESO's primary funding currently derives from the financial contributions of the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC), funders from corporations, foundations and individual donors. (wikipedia.org)
  • nationally
  • CFS provides students with an effective and united voice, provincially and nationally believing that for students to adequately represent their collective interests, they needed to unite under one organization. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • The Canadian Association of College and University Student Services (CACUSS) is a professional association representing and serving those individuals who work in Canadian post-secondary institutions in student affairs and services. (wikipedia.org)
  • innovation
  • Supporting innovation in pharmacy for Canada. (dmoztools.net)
  • At a time when the Bank is expecting a rotation of demand toward exports and investment, and transformative global trends are placing increasing emphasis on innovation, technology and organizational learning, an understanding of the competitiveness strategies of Canadian firms and the factors affecting them has become particularly relevant. (bankofcanada.ca)
  • educators
  • The board of directors is composed of biologists, accountants, educators, environmentalists, zoo professionals, and media professionals operating in both Canada and Costa Rica. (wikipedia.org)
  • associations
  • In 1862, five years before Confederation, "drill associations" were set up in Canada as a response to the Fenian Raids and the American Civil War. (wikipedia.org)
  • Following a dispute with the Canadian Federation of Students over policy and organization, the Canadian Alliance of Student Associations was formed in 1995. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over 65,000 teachers, librarians, researchers and other academic professionals and general staff at 120 colleges and universities throughout Canada are represented by the Canadian Association of University Teachers, a federation of independent associations and trade unions. (wikipedia.org)
  • In this context, the Bank of Canada consulted with firms in wholesale, retail and logistics, as well as with related industry associations to yield insights on the adoption of digital technologies. (bankofcanada.ca)
  • provinces
  • Due to the high number of social planning organizations in Ontario, communication and collaboration between SPOs in that province are more frequent than in other provinces across Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • It includes those that support teachers, staff, students, institutions, research, and related groups involved in the delivery of higher education in the Canadian provinces and territories. (wikipedia.org)
  • Association
  • Established through the merger of the Investment Dealers Association of Canada (IDA) and Market Regulation Services Inc. (RS) on June 1, 2008, IIROC oversees all investment dealers and trading activity on debt and equity markets in Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • IIROC was formed on June 1, 2008 through the merger of the Investment Dealers Association of Canada (IDA) and Market Regulation Services Inc. (RS). (wikipedia.org)
  • It was renamed the Investment Dealers Association of Canada in 1934. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2006, IDA narrowed its focus to regulation and transferred its industry association role to a new separate and independent industry association, the Investment Industry Association of Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kriegler succeeds Susan Wolburgh Jenah, who headed IIROC's predecessor, the Investment Dealers Association of Canada (IDA) before becoming IIROC's first President and CEO in 2008. (wikipedia.org)
  • Their association with specific trades also made them useful vehicles for trade union organization. (wikipedia.org)
  • Their association with specific trades also made them useful vehicles for trade union organization, which was otherwise illegal under the Combination Act of 1799. (wikipedia.org)
  • The association acts as a liaison between the Canadian Chiropractic Association (CCA) and Canadian chiropractic students studying in Canada, and all over the world. (dmoztools.net)
  • The Acoustic Neuroma Association of Canada (ANAC) is a non-profit, self-help organization dedicated to providing a comfortable environment for people who have or are facing the removal of acoustic neuromas and other tumors involving the cranial nerves. (rarediseases.org)
  • Society
  • Royal Society of Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Canadian Society for the Study of Higher Education was founded in 1970 to create an avenue for post-secondary researchers to communicate more effectively through comprehensive programs and partnerships to focus on the creation, publication, dissemination and application of information and research on post-secondary education in Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Mechanics Institute was closely bound to the Reform movement, and shared quarters with their political organization, the Canadian Alliance Society, in the second market buildings. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fund
  • As another media outlet put it: "The industry is still reeling from the effects of declining funding from broadcasters and sources such as the former Canadian Television Fund, now the Canadian Media Fund. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ontario
  • COTERC was founded in 1991 and is based in Pickering, Ontario, Canada but also has operates in Costa Rica, with Caño Palma Biological Station. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Canada, a teaching guide for rainforests based on the Ontario curriculum is available to teachers along with over fifty fact sheets on the wildlife of the Tortuguero Region of Costa Rica. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Social Planning Network of Ontario (SPNO) has often facilitated discussions between Ontario-based organizations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Research
  • The mission of the organization is to provide leadership in education, research, conservation, and the educated use of natural resources in the tropics. (wikipedia.org)
  • The station was founded, and is continued to be supported by the Canadian Organization for Tropical Education and Research. (wikipedia.org)
  • Research suggests that although Canada has seen progress in the experiences of women in the workforce, there is still much room for improvement -- and this improvement is a business imperative. (issuelab.org)
  • Centre for research and information on historical and social aspects of pharmacy in Canada. (dmoztools.net)
  • Public
  • The "Consider This" sidebars present findings as well as questions that are intended to deepen the conversation about the advancement of high-potential employees The questions posed throughout this report incorporate insights gained from a panel of thought leaders from the academic, public, and private spheres in Canada and convened by Catalyst to get reactions to the report's findings. (issuelab.org)
  • provide
  • The Act required Canadian electricity generating companies which produce used nuclear fuel to establish a waste management organization to provide recommendations to the Government of Canada on the long-term management of used nuclear fuel. (wikipedia.org)
  • discussion
  • It was founded by a dozen independent filmmakers who were invited and brought together by Cinema Canada magazine to a round table discussion of the film production scene. (wikipedia.org)
  • The goal in including these thought leaders' perspectives is to further stimulate discussion about how organizations can strategically manage high-potential talent. (issuelab.org)
  • Payments
  • This study provides insight into the costs of cash, debit card and credit card payments made at the point of sale in Canada in 2014. (bankofcanada.ca)
  • industry
  • In 2011, DOC released a report examining the state of the documentary film industry from 2006 to 2009: Getting Real 4: An Economic Profile of the Canadian Documentary Industry. (wikipedia.org)
  • companies
  • Banks and federally chartered trust and loan companies are required to transfer to the Bank of Canada all unclaimed bank balances maintained in Canada in Canadian currency that have been inactive for a period of 10 years. (bankofcanada.ca)
  • Department
  • The granting of this distinction falls within the Royal Prerogative, and thus is conferred by the monarch through the office of her viceroy, with input from the Department of Canadian Heritage on whether or not the institution meets the criteria of having been in existence for at least 25 years, being financially secure, and a non-profit organization, amongst others. (wikipedia.org)
  • firms
  • More than 50,000 Canadian brokerage clients, from 32 investment firms, had personal financial information on the device. (wikipedia.org)
  • In this paper, we measure and estimate the likelihood of a firm being constrained by external financing using a data set of small- and medium-sized Canadian firms. (bankofcanada.ca)
  • This article summarizes findings from a Bank of Canada survey of 151 firms designed to extract signals on elements of firm strategy and organizational capital in order to help inform the macroeconomic outlook. (bankofcanada.ca)