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Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction

Canadian Community Epidemiology Network on Drug Use Network Coordinators

Created in 1995, the Canadian Community Epidemiology Network on Drug Use draws its members from organizations in the public health, enforcement, treatment and hospital sectors that work in the areas of substance use surveillance, policy and planning, or otherwise directly serve local, high-risk populations.

Contact ccendu@ccsa.ca to connect with a regional network coordinator in your area.


National Coordination Matthew Young, PhD (CCENDU Co-chair)
Bridget Hall, MPH
Doris Payer, PhD
Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction
Alberta Sharon Enslen Alberta Health
British Columbia Dr Jane Buxton, MBBS, MHSc, FRCPC
(CCENDU Co-chair)
British Columbia Centre for Disease Control
Manitoba Jackie Lemaire, PhD Addictions Foundation of Manitoba
Newfoundland and Labrador (St. John’s) Wayne Bishop Eastern Health
Nova Scotia Patryk Simon Nova Scotia Health Authority
Ontario (Toronto) Sudha Sabanadesan Toronto Public Health
Quebec Éric Langlois
Pascale Leclerc
Provincial Institute of Public Health of Quebec
Department of Public Health, Montreal
Yukon Samantha Salter, DVM MPH Government of Yukon

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