About

Helen Scott has been the Executive Director of the Canadian Partnership for Women and Children’s Health (CanWaCH) since the organization was created in 2010. Under her leadership, CanWaCH has catalyzed Canadian collaboration among more than 100 organizations working to improve women and children’s health in 1,000 communities worldwide. Previously, Helen managed and collaborated on a variety of health policy and health care delivery systems projects including World Health Organization projects on childhood injury prevention across 49 countries, the Canadian national program for food fortification with folic acid, and Ontario’s universal influenza immunization. Helen holds a doctorate in epidemiology with a focus on maternal and child health.

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Gender & Health,
Governance & Administration,
Sexual & Reproductive Health