Winter session registration: November 17- December 14, 2014
Are you looking to build your skills and competence in policy and program planning, communications, surveillance, epidemiology, biostatistics, analytical skills, evaluation or evidence-informed decision-making? Skills Online can help.
Registration for winter facilitated modules is from November 17 to December 14, 2014. Self-directed modules are available at any time during the year.
The CAMH Health Promotion Resource Centre (CAMH HPRC, https://www.porticonetwork.ca/web/camh-hprc) and the Evidence Exchange Network (EENet, http://www.eenet.ca/) have recently launched a new series of infographics sharing the 2013 Ontario Student Drug Use and Health Survey (OSDUHS) mental health and well-being results: http://www.camh.ca/en/research/news_and_publications/ontario-student-drug-use-and-health-survey/Documents/2013%20OSDUHS%20Docs/2013OSDUHS_Highlights_MentalHealthReport.pdf.
Over the next two months, an expert committee selected by Ontario’s Minister of Health and Long-Term Care will review the Quality of Care Information Protection Act (QCIPA), provincial legislation that guides how hospitals and other health care organizations respond to quality of care incidents.
"Health inequities are differences in health which are not only unnecessary and avoidable, but in addition are considered unfair and unjust.” (Whitehead, 1992). Many of the causes of inequities relate to social and environmental determinants including income, social status, gender, education, and the physical environment, including housing.
As health professionals, we know that cooking with kids is a great way to teach life skills and promote healthy eating. At EatRight Ontario, we are launching our annual Kids Recipe Challenge to get kids excited about getting in the kitchen!
The theme for this Canadian-led international conference on community-university partnerships is Citizen Solutions for a Better World, with a specific focus on community-campus partnerships as key drivers for policy change.
"Citizen Solutions. Better World"
May 26-29, 2014