The judging panel for the Opioid Data Challenge is composed of representatives from organizations across Canada. See below to read more about each organization.
British Columbia Centre on Substance Use
The British Columbia Centre on Substance Use is a provincial networked organization with a mandate to develop, help implement, and evaluate evidence-based approaches to substance use and addiction.
Moss Park Overdose Prevention Site
Moss Park Overdose Prevention Site (MPOPS) is a satellite program of South Riverdale Community Health Centre (SRCHC). MPOPS grew out of grassroots direct action efforts, and continues to be a life-saving community hub for people who use drugs in the downtown east. SRCHC aims to improve the lives of people that face barriers to physical, […]
Statistics Canada produces statistics that help Canadians better understand their country – its population, resources, economy, society and culture. In addition to conducting a Census every five years, there are about 350 active surveys on virtually all aspects of Canadian life. As Canada’s central statistical office, Statistics Canada is legislated to serve this function for […]
Open Data Exchange
Canada’s Open Data Exchange (ODX) is a private-public partnership created to realize the full potential of open data for the economic and social benefit of Canada.
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver Coastal Health delivers services to more than one million BC residents living in communities including Richmond, Vancouver, the North Shore, Sunshine Coast, Sea to Sky corridor, Powell River, Bella Bella and Bella Coola. VCH is committed to supporting healthy lives in healthy communities with our partners through care, education and research.
Health Canada’s role is to help Canadians maintain and improve their health. While the provinces and territories are responsible for delivering healthcare to the majority of Canadians, the federal government also has a number of key roles and responsibilities in areas that affect health and healthcare. In addition to working closely with provincial and territorial […]
Canadian Institute for Health Information
The Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) is an independent, not-for-profit organization that provides essential information on Canada’s health systems and the health of Canadians. We provide comparable and actionable data and information that are used to accelerate improvements in health care, health system performance and population health across Canada. Our stakeholders use our broad […]