Team ABC3 would like to thank the following for their generous support to help make this research possible!
Alberta Health Services (AHS) is the single health authority for the Canadian province of Alberta and delivers medical care on behalf of the Government of Alberta’s Ministry of Health through 400 facilities throughout the province, including hospitals, clinics, continuing care facilities, mental health facilities and community health sites, while providing a variety of programs and services.
Alberta Innovates – Health Solutions is a publicly funded, board-governed corporation that operates under an Act of provincial legislation. We deliver funding and support to a broad provincial community that spans all dimensions of health research and innovation activity. Our vision is to transform the health, health system and wellbeing of Albertans through research and innovation.
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) is Canada’s federal funding agency for health research. Composed of 13 Institutes, CIHR provides leadership and support to more than 13,700 health researchers and trainees across Canada. It aims to create new health knowledge, and to translate that knowledge from the research setting into real world applications.
The Canadian Obesity Network (CON) is Canada’s largest obesity association for health professionals, researchers, policy maker and obesity stakeholders, with 12,00+ members. The CON aims to improve the lives of Canadians affected by obesity through the advancement of anti-discrimination, prevention, and treatment efforts.
The Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) aims to establish a patient-focused, results-driven, integrated and sustainable publicly funded health system. Its plan for building a sustainable public health care system in Ontario is based on delivering good care when people need it and protecting the system for future generations.
Women and Children’s Health Research Institute (WCHRI) supports research excellence dedicated to improving the health and lives of women and children. WCHRI is the only research institute in Canada to focus on both women’s and children’s health, including perinatal health.