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Canadian Paediatric Society


The Canadian Paediatric Society acknowledges, with best thanks, both the CPS Action Committee for Children and Teens (chaired by Dr. Michael Dickinson) and our Board of Directors for their guidance and careful review of this document. Thanks also to Francine Charbonneau (CPS Manager, Public Affairs) for her research and writing, Elizabeth Moreau (Director, Communications and Public Education) for her research, and to Jennie Strickland (Publications Coordinator) for copy editing.

The Canadian Paediatric Society is the national association of paediatricians, committed to working together to advance the health of children and youth by nurturing excellence in health care, advocacy, education, research, and support of its membership.