Read the meeting minutes from the Remington Park Cancer Cluster Investigation Town Hall, held Thursday, September 8, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. at the Optimist Community Centre.
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In 2015, the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit, with help from the agencies (listed in the Acknowledgements section of the report), studied a cancer cluster located in a part of Remington Park in Windsor, Ontario.
These meeting minutes have captured what was discussed on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at the Remington Park Cancer Cluster Investigation Town Hall.
This is the presentation given at the Optimist Community Centre on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by Dr. Gary Kirk, Medical Officer of Health and CEO of the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit. Download a copy of the PDF version of the PowerPoint presentation.
View the Indirect standardization and Standardized Incidence Ratio for Remington Park compared to Ontario
In the fall of 2013 the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit (WECHU) sent a request to Cancer Care Ontario asking them to examine the rate of cancer in the Remington Park neighbourhood which is located in Windsor, Ontario. Remington Park neighbourhood was defined as the area of the city bordered by the following streets: Howard Ave. on the west, South Pacific Ave. on the north, Parent Ave. on the east, and Grand Marais on the south.