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There are five main types of organizations that have expressed interest in the Partners' Forum to fight Chronic Disease and promote healthy lifestyles:

  • Academic & Scientific
  • Business
  • Civil Society
  • Government
  • International Organizations

 A C A D E M I C   &  S C I E N T I F I C

  • Chonic Disease Research Centre, University of the West Indies
  • McGill World Platform for Health and Economic Convergence, McGill University
  • National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI/NIH)
  • Portland State University
  • School of Public Health, University of Alberta 
  • University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania


B U S I N E S S

  • Abbott Laboratories 
  • Ernst & Young
  • General Mills Inc.
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Grupo Bimbo
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Ketchum
  • KPMG
  • Kraft Foods Inc.
  • Mars Inc.
  • McDonald's Corporation
  • Medtronic Inc.Medtronic Inc.
  • Merck Sharp & Dohme
  • Ovations – United Health Group
  • PepsiCo
  • Pfizer Inc.
  • Sanofi-Aventis Sanofi-Pasteur
  • Sesame Street
  • The Boston Consulting Group - BCG
  • The Coca-Cola Company
  • The Dow Chemical Company
  • Unilever United States Inc.
  • Univision
  • Volvo Truck

C I V I L   S O C I E T Y

  • 5-a-day
  • Centre for Science in the Public Interest
  • Ciclovias
  • Consejo Mexicano de la Industria de Productos de Consumo (CONMEXICO)
  • Consumers International, Latin America and Caribbean, Santiago Chile
  • EMBARQ, The Center for Sustainable Transport,
  • World Resources Institute
  • Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA)
  • IFAVA – International Fruit and Vegetable Association
  • Inter-American Heart Foundation
  • International Diabetes Foundation
  • International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (IFPMA)
  • International Union of Health Promotion and Education (IUHPE)
  • Latin American and Caribbean Alliance for Cancer Control
  • Oxford Health Alliance
    Program for Appropriate Health Technology (PATH)
  • RAFA (Physical Activity Network of the Americas)
  • The International Business Leaders Forum (IBLF)
  • United Fresh Produce Association (UFPA)
  • World Economic Forum

G O V E R N M E N T

  • Instituto de Nutrición de Centroamérica y Panamá (INCAP)
  • Ministerio de Salud Pública y Asistencia Social, Guatemala
  • Ministerio de Salud, Chile
  • Ministry of Health of Brazil
  • Ministry of Health, Bahamas
  • Ministry of Health, Paraguay
  • Ministry of Health, Trinidad and Tobago
  • Public Health Agency of Canada, WHO Collaborating Centre on Chronic Disease Policy
  • United States Center for Disease Control, WHO Collaborating Centre on Physical Activity

I N T E R N A T I O N A L    O R G A N I Z A T I O N S

  • El Sistema de Integración Centroamericana (SICA)
  • Inter-American Development Bank
  • Pan American Health & Education Foundation (PAHEF)
  • Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
  • The World Bank
Last Updated on Monday, 04 January 2010 07:15

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