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san.patten

Position/Job Title: 
Consultant
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San Patten and Associates, Inc. is a professional consulting group which has been offering health research, program evaluation and policy development services since 2005. The principal consultant, San Patten, is a recognized expert in Canada in HIV/AIDS community-based research, program evaluation and policy development.

Resources

Toward a Provincial Model for Needle Distribution and Disposal and Safer Consumption Sites

Over the past decade, Nova Scotia has experienced a rise in opioid drug misuse and overdoses.  In response to this public health issue, the Deputy Ministers of Health and Wellness and Justice have actioned the formation of a Leadership Committee on Opioid Misuse and Overdose along with seven working groups, including a Harm Reduction Working Group (HRWG).[1]

Exploring the Landscape of Communicable Diseases in Atlantic Canada

Exploring the Landscape of Communicable Diseases in Atlantic Canada was a collaborative and consultative investigation into the current state of HIV/AIDS, HCV and other STBBIs, affected populations, and associated service delivery needs in Atlantic Canada from the perspective of community-based organizations and the people who access their programs, services and supports.