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Acknowledgements

We would like to acknowledge the contribution of the following individuals:

Editorial

  • The Editorial Committee of this report, which includes Riaz Alvi (Saskatchewan Cancer Agency), Judy Caines (Nova Scotia Breast Screening Program), Christina Chu (British Columbia Cancer Agency), Theresa Comeau (New Brunswick Breast Screening Program), Gregory Doyle (Breast Screening Program for Newfoundland and Labrador), Song Gao (Alberta Breast Cancer Screening Program), Eshwar Kumar (New Brunswick Breast Screening Program), André Langlois (Programme Québécois de Dépistage du Cancer du Sein), Vicky Majpruz (Ontario Breast Screening Program), Rene Shumak (Ontario Breast Screening Program), and Bin Zhang (New Brunswick Breast Screening Program).
  • Provincial organized breast cancer screening programs which contribute to the Canadian Breast Cancer Screening Database at the Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Control, Public Health Agency of Canada (Appendix A).
  • The Canadian Breast Cancer Screening Initiative Database Management Committee (Appendix B).
  • The Canadian Breast Cancer Screening Initiative Database Technical Subcommittee (Appendix C).
  • Justin Francis (Statistics Canada) for his development of the decision analysis model that underpinned the special topic component of the report.
  • André Langlois and Sylvie St-Jaques for editing the French language version.

Public Health Agency of Canada Resource Team

  • Heather Limburg, Jay Onysko, Lisa Pogany (Editorial Committee Chair), Centre for Chronic Disease Prevention and Control.

Production of this document was made possible through the Canadian Breast Cancer Screening Initiative.