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  • Assisted Human Reproduction Canada (AHRC) is the federal regulatory agency responsible for protecting and promoting the health, safety, dignity and rights of Canadians who use or are born of assisted human reproduction technologies.  
  • Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) is the Government of Canada's agency responsible for funding health research in Canada.  
  • The Hazardous Materials Information Review Commission (HMIRC) is charged with providing the trade secret protection mechanism within the National Office of the Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System.
  • Health Canada (HC) is the Federal department responsible for helping Canadians maintain and improve their health, while respecting individual choices and circumstances.
  • Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB) is a quasi-judicial body that protects consumers and contributes to health care by ensuring that the manufacturers' prices of patented medicines are not excessive.
  • Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) promotes and protects the health of Canadians through leadership, partnership, innovation and action in public health.

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Health Canada (HC)

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Bureau régional de l'Organisation mondiale de la Santé
525 Twenty-third Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20037, Etats-Unis d'Amérique
Tél. : (202) 974-3000 Fax : 974-3663