sexualityandu.ca’s credentials are impeccable. It is endorsed by several recognized physical and sexual health associations.
The College of Family Physicians of Canada (www.cfpc.ca)
The College of Family Physicians of Canada is a national voluntary organization of family physicians that makes continuing medical education of its members mandatory. The College strives to improve the health of Canadians by promoting high standards of medical education and care in family practice, by contributing to public understanding of healthful living, by supporting ready access to family physician services, and by encouraging research and disseminating knowledge about family medicine.
The Society of Rural Physicians of Canada (www.srpc.ca)
The Society of Rural Physicians of Canada (SRPC) is the national voice of Canadian rural physicians. Founded in 1992, the SRPC’s mission is to provide leadership for rural physicians and to promote sustainable conditions and equitable health care for rural communities.
The Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA) is the national voluntary organization of pharmacists committed to providing leadership for the profession of pharmacy. Our vision is to establish the pharmacist as the health professional whose practice, based on unique knowledge and skills, ensures optimal patient outcomes. The CPhA achieves its vision by serving its members through advocacy, facilitation, provision of knowledge, participation in partnerships, research and innovation, education and health promotion.
The Canadian Public Health Association (www.cpha.ca)
The Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA) is a national, independent, not-for-profit, voluntary association representing public health in Canada with links to the international public health community. CPHA’s members believe in universal and equitable access to the basic conditions which are necessary to achieve health for all Canadians.
The Federation of Medical Women of Canada (www.fmwc.ca)
The Federation of Medical Women of Canada (FMWC) is a national organization committed to providing a unified public voice for women physicians. FMWC facilitates networking between women physicians at the local, national and international levels, and promotes the interests of women physicians within medical organizations and with the government. The FMWC seeks to improve management of women’s health issues and to aid and encourage on-going education of students and physicians. The FMWC works to influence health care policies pertaining to women and the general population.
Sex Information and Education Council of Canada (www.sieccan.org)
SIECCAN is the Sex Information and Education Council of Canada, a national non-profit educational organization established in 1964 to foster public and professional education about human sexuality. SIECCAN is dedicated to informing and educating the public and professionals about all aspects of human sexuality in order to support the positive integration of sexuality into people’s lives. SIECCAN members consist of individuals and organizations interested in the study and promotion of sexual health. The membership includes educators, therapists, physicians, nurses, psychologists, counsellors, social workers, clergy, researchers, family planning professionals, colleges, universities, public health units and community health groups.