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29 August, 2013 - Joanne Charlebois, SAC CEO

At the end of August, the Globe and Mail published an article entitled, "Canada has no national standard for newborn screening. Here's why it should." The article focused on the provincial and territorial disparities in newborn screening across the...

25 August, 2013 - Judy Meintzer, SAC President

Photo (from left):  Bryony Simpson, President, RCSLT; Dean Sutherland, Past President, NZSTA; Christine Stone, President, SPA; Judy Meintzer, President, SAC At the end of August, SAC President Judy Meintzer and SAC...

23 August, 2013 - Jessica Bedford, Director of Communications & Marketing

Earlier this year, we submitted a formal complaint to the CBC to express our concerns about their Marketplace episode on the high cost of hearing aids. In April, we received a letter from Marketplace's Executive Producer, Tassie...

03 August, 2012 - Joanne Charlebois, SAC CEO

In August 2012, SAC submitted our recommendations for the 2013 federal budget to the Standing Committee on Finance. In our submission, we focused on two questions asked by the committee, which we felt best suited our priorities: one on...

29 March, 2012 - Joanne Charlebois, SAC CEO

Following the release of the federal budget on March 29, SAC Executive Director, Joanne Charlebois, submitted a letter to the editor of the Hill Times, one of the most highly read political publications in the country; essential reading material for...

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