Canadian Public Health Association

The Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA) is the independent national voice and trusted advocate for public health, speaking up for people and populations to all levels of government. We champion health equity, social justice and evidence-informed decision-making. We leverage knowledge, identify and address emerging public health issues, and connect diverse communities of practice. We promote the public health perspective and evidence to government leaders and policy-makers. We are a catalyst for change that improves health and well-being for all.


Self-assessment tool for STBBIs and stigma

Publication date: 2017
This psychometrically validated tool, based on the Healthcare Provider HIV/AIDS Stigma Scale, offers several questions to help frontline health and social service providers reflect on their own attitudes, values and beliefs related to STBBIs.

Organizational assessment tool for STBBIs and stigma

Publication date: 2017
This tool assists organizations in identifying the policy, environmental and cultural factors that contribute to the reduction of stigma and, in turn, creating settings where clients feel welcomed and respected when seeking care.

Factors that Impact Vulnerability to HIV and other STBBIs

Publication date: 2014
The factors that impact vulnerability (FIV) to sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections (STBBIs) have been developed as part of the STBBI Health Equity Impact Assessment Tool to help you assess an STBBI-prevention initiative. The factors contained in this...

Introduction to New HIV Prevention Technologies – Training Module

Publication date: 2012
This training module is to be used by facilitators in the training of frontline providers on New HIV Prevention Technologies (NPTs) and as an online resource. The module presents a general overview of NPTs as of March 2012 and can be completed in approximately 1 hour....
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