Health Canada definition

Health Canada means the section of the Canadian Government known as Health Canada and includes, among other departments, the Therapeutic Products Directorate and the Health Products and Food Branch Inspectorate;
Health Canada means the Canadian federal Department of Health and any successor thereof.

Examples of Health Canada in a sentence

  • Variance due to transfer of $1.7 M from Health Canada through Supplementary Estimates A to address its backlog.

  • Home and Continuing Care Unit of the Health Care Policy Di- rectorate, Health Canada; 2006.

  • Following designation as an ethical drug by Health Canada, most ethical drugs are further classified within the NAPRA National Drug Schedules.

  • The CCHPR, with the support of Health Canada, has taken advantage of this experience to create research working groups which link several centres in order to focus on areas such as the evaluation of the effectiveness of health promotion, and the role of health promotion in health reform.

  • The TC0.05 value is the concentration of a substance in air associated with a 5% increase in incidence or mortality from tumours (Health Canada 1996).


More Definitions of Health Canada

Health Canada means Health Canada and any successor agency having substantially the same functions.
Health Canada means the department of the government of Canada responsible for Canada’s national public health;