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African Nova Scotian Health Resource

Support for Students

For more information about a career in health, contact the Promoting Leadership in Health for African Nova Scotians (PLANS) Program:

PLANS Website

Email: plans@dal.ca 

Health Programs and Careers

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Respiratory Therapy

Nova Scotia College of Respiratory Therapists - https://www.nscrt.com/

Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists - https://www.csrt.com/

College of Respiratory Therapists of Ontario -  http://www.crto.on.ca/

 

Speech-Language & Audiology

Speech and Hearing Association of Nova Scotia - https://www.shans.ca/

Nova Scotia Hearing & Speech Centres - http://www.nshsc.nshealth.ca/

Speech-Language & Audiology Canada - https://www.sac-oac.ca/

Academic Programs for Speech-Language & Audiology Programs in Canada - https://www.sac-oac.ca/students/academic-programs

 

Audiology

Canadian Academy of Audiology - https://canadianaudiology.ca/

 

Speech-Language Pathologists

What Speech-Language Pathologists do - https://www.sac-oac.ca/public/what-do-speech-language-pathologists-do

Halifax Speech & Language Services - http://www.halifaxspeech.com/

Chatterbugs - https://www.chatterbugs.org/

 

Clinical Vision

Canadian Optometrists in Vision therapy & Rehabilitation - http://visiontherapycanada.com/

Canadian Ophthamological Society - http://www.cos-sco.ca/

Canadian Universities Offering Programs in Ophthalmology - http://www.cos-sco.ca/about-cos/universities-offering-programs-ophthalmology/

 

Midwifery

Midwifery Regulatory Council of Nova Scotia - http://www.mrcns.ca/

 

Optometry

Nova Scotia College of Optometrists - https://nsco.ca/index.html

Nova Scotia College of Dispensing Opticians - http://www.nscdo.ca/

Medical Laboratory Technologists

Nova Scotia College of Medical Laboratory Technologists - https://www.nscmlt.org/index.php?lang=en

 

Medical Radiation Technologists

Nova Scotia Association of Medical Radiation Technologists - http://nsamrt.ca/

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