Table 2:

List of surveyed expert stakeholders

Stakeholder groupStakeholderResponse rate, no. (%)
Clinical and public health experts*
  • Canadian Pandemic Influenza Preparedness Task Group members

  • Committee to Advise on Tropical Medicine and Travel members

  • National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) members

  • NACI High Consequence Infectious Disease Working Group members

  • Public Health Agency of Canada Clinical Issues Task Group members

22/40 (55)
Health professional associations
  • Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease Canada

  • Canadian Dental Association

  • Canadian Geriatrics Society

  • Canadian Indigenous Nurses Association

  • Canadian Medical Association

  • Canadian Nurses Association

  • Canadian Paediatric Society

  • Canadian Pharmacists Association

  • Canadian Psychological Association

  • Canadian Public Health Association

  • Community Health Nurses of Canada

  • Immunize Canada member organizations

  • Indigenous Physicians Association of Canada

  • Infection Prevention and Control Canada

  • Public Health Physicians of Canada

  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

  • Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada

  • The College of Family Physicians of Canada

16/36 (44)
Provincial and territorial committees and national Indigenous groups
  • Assembly of First Nations

  • Canadian Immunization Committee

  • Council of Chief Medical Officers of Health

  • Inuit Public Health Task Group

  • Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami

9/30 (30)
Federal government departments
  • Correctional Service of Canada

  • Department of National Defence

  • Employment and Social Development Canada (Early Learning and Childcare, Learning Branch, Office of Disability Issues, Seniors Policy)

  • Health Canada

  • Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada

  • Indigenous Services Canada

  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police

8/10 (80)
Patient and community advocacy representatives and experts*
  • CanCOVID network

19/39 (49)
  • * These stakeholders each provided individual expert responses.

  • These stakeholders each provided a single response on behalf of their organization or jurisdiction.