About The Study:


 

The alliance is a national study with the aim to understand the causes of heart disease, stroke, dementia and cancer


The goal is to enroll 10 000 men and women across Canada, and up to 2000 Indigenous participants from 8 communities

Involvement

Communities Involved:


    • Gitxsan

      • British Columbia
    • Maskwacis

      • Alberta
    • Fort McKay

      • Alberta
    • Lac La Ronge

      • Saskatchewan
    • Oneida

      • Ontario
    • Six Nations

      • Ontario
    • Wendake

      • Quebec
    • Pictou Landing

      • Nova Scotia
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Study Progress

First Nation Recruitment Target Questionnaires Completed MRIs Completed
BC - Gitxsan 195 207 99
AB - Maskwacis 200 193 171
SK - La Ronge 100 57* N/A
ON - Six Nations 200 159 158
ON - Onedia 200 134 81
QC - Wendat of Quebec 200 174 177
NS - Pictou Landing 100 72* 50*
AB - Fort McKay 100 104* 87*
  • * - Study still in progress

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