PHAC hosts a consensus workshop


Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) hosted a consensus workshop on chronic disease indicators for a Canadian primary care sentinel surveillance system in Ottawa.   Attendees included representatives from the current board of directors of the Canadian Primary Care Sentinel Surveillance Network (CPCSSN) a sub-entity of the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC), Chronic Disease Surveillance Advisory Committee, the Task Group on Surveillance of Chronic Disease and Injury, and the Canadian Institute of Health Information, and the Public Health Agency of Canada.  Recommendations from this meeting will be made available by the fall of 2010.