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2017-985

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In this week's issue, Dr Patrice Lindsay and Stephanie Lawrence, of Heart & Stroke, share highlights from the 2017 Stroke Report.

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volume: 
2017
number: 
985
pubdate: 
20170715
published: 
eid: 
998

Linking for Healthy Communities: With Everyone, For Everyone, HC Link

Sections: 

Toronto, Ontario
November 20-21, 2017

BMO Institute for Learning

Linking for Healthy Communities 2017 will explore how communities can work with EVERYONE to create communities healthy for EVERYONE.
 
HC Link’s conference will be a safe, open space for curiosity, self-reflection and conversation about how to work across difference to build more inclusive communities. Sessions will cover equity, diversity, cultural humility, inclusion and allyship, with a focus on youth, ethnoracial, Francophone, and Indigenous communities.

Program Highlights

Perinatal Mood Disorders: Building Communities Supporting Wellness, Central West Perinatal Mood Disorders Network

Sections: 

Burlington, Ontario
October 18, 2017
 
The Central West Perinatal Mood Disorders Network is hosting keynote speakers Dr. Cindy Lee Dennis and Dr. Ryan Van Lieshout. Panelists will discuss community initiatives in the morning and lived experiences in the afternoon.

Register at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/perinatal-mood-disorders-building-communitie....

Advanced Motivational Interviewing and Stages of Change, Waterloo Wellington Self-Management Program

Sections: 

Waterloo, Ontario
October 4, 2017

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The Inn of Waterloo, 475 King Street North, “Rosedale Room”

This practical, interactive and dynamic accredited workshop is for individuals who already possess knowledge and experience in motivational interviewing. It is an advanced offering designed to help anchor previously learned strategies.
 
Participants will:

12th Annual Dietitians of Canada Family Health Team Registered Dietitians and Primary Care Conference

Sections: 

Barrie, Ontario
September 28-29, 2017

The 12th Annual Dietitians of Canada Family Health Team Registered Dietitians and Primary Care Conference is open to all interested health care providers.

This year’s focus is Nutrition for the Mind and Soul.

Costs

Early Bird (by July 31, 2017)

RDs & all other providers

  • Full conference: $200
  • September 28:  $125
  • September 29: $75

Students & Interns

Schlegel Research Chair in Dementia, School of Public Health and Health Systems, Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, University of Waterloo, Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging

Sections: 

Waterloo, Ontario
Deadline September 1, 2017

The School of Public Health and Health Systems in the Faculty of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Waterloo (UW) and the Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging (RIA) seek an exceptional scholar for a tenure track position in the field of Dementia, with a particular focus on applied research on new and transformational models of care. The initial appointment will be at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.

Choices and Changes, Waterloo Wellington Self-Management Program

Sections: 

Cambridge, Ontario
August 29, 2017

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Regional Coordination Centre, 150 Pinebush Road, Unit

Choices and Changes: Motivating Healthy Behaviors is a 6.5 hour workshop for health care providers to explore:

  • The Literature
  • The Theory
  • Techniques

for promoting healthy behaviors.

Speaker: Nancy Becker- Hallford, Waterloo Wellington Self-Management Program Lead and Mentor

Audience: Anyone working in Health Care

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