The NCCEH is one of six National Collaborating Centres created to foster linkages within the public health community. All centres are funded by the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) through the National Collaborating Centres for Public Health (NCCPH) program.
The other centres are:
- National Collaborating Centre for Healthy Public Policy (NCCHPP)
- National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools (NCCMT)
- National Collaborating Centre for Infectious Disease (NCCID)
- National Collaborating Centre for the Determinants of Health (NCCDH)
- National Collaborating Centre for Aboriginal Health (NCCAH)
- Synthesize, translate, and exchange knowledge for environmental health practitioners and policy-makers.
- Identify gaps in research and practice knowledge.
- Build capacity through networks of practitioners, policy-makers and researchers.
Working with our stakeholders
The NCCEH regularly conducts environmental scans and evaluations to focus on topics that better serve our target community. We also have an advisory board comprised of senior environmental health professionals from across North America, and we welcome feedback to improve the quality of our products.