Circumpolar Community

A Circumpolar Movement

The Society became a charter member of the International Union for Circumpolar Health in March 1986 in Stockholm, Sweden. The International Union is an important vehicle for international collaboration in circumpolar health. Through the International Union for Circumpolar Health, CSCH is affiliated with the following circumpolar sister organizations:

Currently, CSCH is represented by Susan Chatwood and Crystal Lennie on the IUCH Council.


In 2009, the Institute for Circumpolar Health Research based in Yellowknife took over duties associated with the functioning of the society from the National Aboriginal Health Organization in Ottawa. green hosting open source