Registration - In-house Organization

CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY / Société canadienne du cancer / Andrea Seale, Chief Executive Officer

Registration Information
In-house Organization name: CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY / Société canadienne du cancer
Previous in-house organization names
Responsible Officer Name: Andrea Seale, Chief Executive Officer 
Responsible Officer Change History
Initial registration start date: 2003-11-17
Registration status: Active
Registration Number: 932742-243
Associated Communications

Total Number of Communication Reports: 636

Monthly communication reports in the last 6 months: 53

Version 1 of 73 (2003-11-17 to 2003-11-17)

Version 1 of 73 (2003-11-17 to 2003-11-17) was submitted prior to the Lobbying Act coming into force on July 2, 2008. Due to different information requirements at that time, the registration is presented in the following format.

A. Organization Information

Organization: CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY
200 - 10 ALCORN AVENUE
TORONTO, ON  M4V 3B1
Canada
Telephone number: 416-934-5630
Fax number: 416-961-4189  
Responsible officer name and position during the period of this registration: BARBARA WHYLIE, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER  
 
Description of the organization's activities: CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY IS A REGISTERED CHARITY INCORPORATED UNDER THE CANADA CORPORATIONS ACT AS A NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION WITHOUT SHARE CAPITAL. THE SOCIETY IS A NATIONAL, COMMUNITY-BASED ORGANIZATION OF VOLUNTEERS, WHOSE MISSION IS THE ERADICATION OF CANCER AND THE ENHANCEMENT OF THE QUALITY OF LIFE OF PEOPLE LIVING WITH CANCER. THE CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE NATIONAL CANCER INSTITUTE OF CANADA, ACHIEVES ITS MISSION THROUGH RESEARCH, EDUCATION, PATIENT SERVICES AND ADVOCACY FOR HEALTHY PUBLIC POLICY. THESE EFFORTS ARE SUPPORTED BY VOLUNTEERS AND STAFF, AND FUNDS RAISED IN COMMUNITIES ACROSS CANADA.
Organization's membership or classes of membership: 220,000 VOLUNTEERS WHO COVER 3,000 URBAN AND RURAL COMMUNITIES CANADA-WIDE
 
Was the organization funded in whole or in part by any domestic or foreign government institution in the last completed financial year? No
 

B. Lobbyists Employed by the Organization

Name: LEE ANGUS
Position title: MANAGER OF REVENUE DEVELOPMENT
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: CAROLYN BODNAR-EVANS
Position title: DIRECTOR OF FINANCE & ADMINISTRATION
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: RACHEL BROWN
Position title: BILINGUAL COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: VALERIE CARTER
Position title: DIRECTOR, MARKETING
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: ROBERT CUNNINGHAM
Position title: SENIOR POLICY ANALYST
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: ALISON DAVIS
Position title: MANAGER, CANCER INFORMATION
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: JULIE DENOVAN
Position title: PROJECT MANAGER
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: REBECCA FINLAY
Position title: GROUP DIRECTOR, PUBLIC ISSUES
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: VALERIE HEPBURN
Position title: DIRECTOR, PLANNING
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: KENNETH KYLE
Position title: DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC ISSUES
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: HEATHER LOGAN
Position title: MANAGER CANCER CONTROL POLICY
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: JENNIFER MOORCROFT
Position title: SENIOR COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: CHERYL MOYER
Position title: DIRECTOR, CANCER CONTROL PROGRAMS
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: JUDY NOORDERMEER
Position title: SENIOR COMMUNICATIONS/MARKETING OFFICER (RESEARCH)
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: NATALIE PARRY
Position title: MANAGER, CANCER CONTROL PROGRAMS
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: KERSTIN RING
Position title: SENIOR MANAGER OF COMMUNICATIONS & MARKETING
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: MATTHEW STERN
Position title: CHIEF KNOWLEDGE OFFICER
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: ANNE VEZINA
Position title: DIRECTOR CANCER INFORMATION
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: JULIE WHITE
Position title: CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: BARBARA WHYLIE
Position title: DIRECTOR , CANCER CONTROL POLICY
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 

C. Lobbying Activity Information

Federal departments or organizations which have been or will be communicated with during the course of the undertaking: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC), Canadian Heritage (PCH), Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), Environment Canada, Finance Canada (FIN), Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada (DFAITC), Hazardous Materials Information Review Commission (HMIRC), Health Canada (HC), HOUSE OF COMMONS; SENATE; LABORATORY CENTRE FOR DISEASE CONTROL; PRIME MINISTER OFFICE; CANADIAN INS, Human Resources Development Canada (HRDC), Industry Canada, Justice Canada (JC), National Research Council (NRC), Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC), Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner (OIPC), Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB), Privy Council Office (PCO), Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC), Solicitor General Canada (SGC), Statistics Canada (StatCan), Treasury Board Of Canada Secretariat (TBS)
Communication techniques that have been used or are expected to be used in the course of the undertaking:
Grass-roots communication, Informal communications, Meetings, Presentations, Telephone calls, Written communications, whether in hard copy or electronic format
 
Subject Matter: Areas of Concern: Agriculture, Arts and Culture, Consumer Issues, Education, Employment and Training, Environment, Health, Industry, Intellectual Property, International Trade, Justice and Law Enforcement, Science and Technology, Sports, Taxation and Finance
 
Subject Matter: Retrospective: FOOD AND DRUG REGULATORY REVIEW; BREAST AND CERVICAL CANCER SCREENING; OUTCOME MEASURES FOR PALLIATIVE CARE; MEDICAL EXPENSE CREDIT UNDER THE INCOME TAX ACT; OUT OF POCKET COST OF CANCER CARE; NUTRITION LABELLING; BILL S-15; BILL S-8; CANADIAN BREAST CANCER INITIATIVE; PROSTATE CANCER FUNDING AND RESEARCH; REGULATORY EFFICIENCY; ENFORCEMENT OF TOBACCO SALES TO YOUNG PERSONS ACT & REGS; YOUTH TOBACCO PREVENTION PROGRAM; TOBACCO SMUGGLING; BILL S-13; ALTERNATIVE THERAPIES ESP. MARKETING OF HERBS AND BOTANICAL PREPARATIONS AND EMERGENCY DRUG RELEASE PROGRAM; HEALTH CARE SYSTEM AND FINANCING; CRTC REGULATIONS RELATED TO NOT FOR PROFIT SECTOR; TOBACCO ACT REGULATIONS AND AMENDMENTS; HOME CARE ISSUES, CANCER CONTROL STRATEGY, AND ALL ASPECTS OF TOBACCO CONTROL; NATIONAL PHARMACARE PROGRAM; NATIONAL HOME-CARE PROGRAM; PRIMARY CARE REFORM; HEALTH HUMAN RESOURCE PLANING; PUBLIC/PRIVATE BALANCE IN FINDING HEALTH SERVICES, NATIONAL CHRONIC DISEASE PREVENTION PROGRAM; STEM CELLS; GENE PATENTING; PREVENTING RISK FACTORS; HEALTH CARE REFORM; REVIEW OF CANADIAN HEALTH ACT PRINCIPLES.
Subject Matter: Prospective: FOOD AND DRUG REGULATORY REVIEW; PALLIATIVE CARE; MEDICAL EXPENSE CREDITS UNDER INCOME TAX ACT; CDN BREAST CANCER RESEARCH INITIATIVE; PROSTATE CANCER FUNDING AND RESEARCH; NON-SMOKER'S HEALTH ACT; HEALTH CARE SYSTEM FINANCING; DEVICES FOR INVESTIGATIONAL TESTING REGARDING BREAST CANCER GENE TESTING; POLICIES, FUNDING AND PROGRAMS REGARDING HEALTH RESEARCH; TAX IMPLICATIONS RELATED TO CHARITABLE GIFTS; NUTRITION LABELLING; TOBACCO PREVENTION PROGRAM; YOUTH TOBACCO CESSATION; TOBACCO SALES TO MINORS, TOBACCO TAXATION; TOBACCO SMUGGLING; TOBACCO ACT REGULATIONS & AMENDMENTS; INVESTIGATIONAL NEW DRUG (IND) SUBMISSION; ALTERNATIVE THERAPIES AND EMERGENCY DRUG RELEASE PROGRAM, SALE OF DEVICES FOR INVESTIGATIONAL GENETIC TESTING;ADVERSE DRUG REACTION REPORTING; NATIONAL PHARMACARE PROGRAM; PATENT ACT; PRE-BUDGET CONSULTATIONS; TOBACCO CONTROL INITIATIVE; CHARITIES ISSUES; ALL INTERNATIONAL, NATIONAL AND REGIONAL ISSUES AND INITIATIVES RELATED TO TOBACCO; TOBACCO CONTROL MEDIA CAMPAIGNS; TOBACCO PRODUCT MODIFICATION; RESTRUCTURING HEALTH CANADA OR ANY OF ITS BRANCHES INCLUDING OBJECTIVES AND ACTIVITIES SUCH AS DRUG APPROVAL PROCESS, DIRECT ADVERTISING FOR PHARMACEUTICAL PRODUCTS, CDN INSTITUTE FOR HEALTH RESEARCH, NATIONAL HOME CARE PROGRAMS;TOBACCO REPORTS; TOBACCO DE-NORMALIZATION INITIATIVE ; CIGARETTES MARKINGS; TOBACCO COST RECOVERY INITIATIVES; PERSONAL INFORMATION AND PROTECTION OF PRIVACY LEGISLATIONGOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION; INCENTIVE FOR CHARITABLE GIVING, ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH ISSUES, HEALTH PROMOTIONS, STEM CELL RESEARCH, HEALTH CARE REFORM, GENE PATENTING, ENVIRONMENTAL CARCINOGENS, CANCER SCREENING, EUTHANASIA, RESEARCH USING ANIMALS, MARIJUANA POLICY, HEALTH RESEARCH FUNDING, CANADIAN STRATEGY FOR CANCER CONTROL; PRIMARY CARE REFORM; HEALTH HUMAN RESOURCE PLANNING; PUBLIC / PRIVATE BALANCE IN FINDING HEALER SERVICES, NATIONAL CHRONIC DISEASE PREVENTION PROGRAM; TOBACCO LIGHT & MILD DECEPTION; FUNDING OF TOBACCO CONTROL PROJECT