The Canadian Dermatology Association, founded in 1925, represents Canadian dermatologists. The association exists to advance the science and art of medicine and surgery related to the care of the skin, hair and nails; provide continuing professional development for its members; support and advance patient care; provide public education on sun protection and other aspects of skin health; and promote a lifetime of healthier skin, hair and nails.
The Canadian Dermatology Nurses' Association (CDNA) was founded in 1997 as a chapter of the Dermatology Nurses' Association (DNA). The DNA has over 3,000 members with 18 local chapters across the US and Canada including two in Canada: the CDNA and DNA Western Canadian Chapter. Our CDNA chapter focuses on the provinces of Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, PEI, and Newfoundland & Labrador
We're here to help. We believe Canadians living with eczema deserve compassionate support, evidence-based education, equitable and timely access to care and treatment, and research toward improved care.
Celebrating over50 years of supporting excellence in dermatology, the CDF is Canada’s only national, not-for-profit funder of basic and applied dermatology research.
"Hidradenitis & Me Support Group" allows a safe space for those with HS to express their struggles, connect with others who have HS, as well as to obtain further knowledge, help bring awareness, and best of all SELF-CARE!
The Canadian Burn Survivors Community (CBSC) is a community comprised of burn survivors, fire-fighters, burn unit staff, and advisors who have come together to offer support and education to any person or people that have been affected by burns.
Save Your Skin Foundation (SYSF) is a national patient-led not-for-profit group dedicated to the fight against non-melanoma skin cancers, melanoma and ocular melanoma through nationwide education, advocacy, and awareness initiatives.
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) is Canada's federal funding agency for health research. Composed of 13 Institutes, we collaborate with partners and researchers to support the discoveries and innovations that improve our health and strengthen our health care system.
Dermatology Industry Taskforce on Inclusiveness, Diversity + Equity Canadian Ethnodermatology Interest Group (DiTiDE)
Eczéma Québec is a registered non-profit dedicated to the adult atopic dermatitis community. Commonly known as eczema, atopic dermatitis is the most common and the most burdensome skin disorder in Canada and worldwide, and our aim is to partner with patients to improve education and experience of care, and to promote awareness and the health of our patient cohort’s population.
Melanoma Canada, formerly Melanoma Network of Canada, was founded in 2009 by Annette Cyr, a patient and three-time survivor of melanoma, in conjunction with support and assistance from Jo Anne Adams, a patient survivor, and Terra Deeth, caregiver to a husband with melanoma.
HS Heroes is a community for people living with Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) dedicated to increasing awareness, educating, and advocating for those whose lives have been affected by the disease, whether a patient, family member, friend, caregiver, or health care professional.
The Canadian Association of Psoriasis Patients (CAPP) was formed in 2012 to serve people impacted by psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. CAPP’s mission is to be a resource to these people by improving their quality of life, raising awareness, providing education, advocating for better access to care and treatments, and supporting research.