Deadline September 12, 2017
We are pleased to share with you a report on the Black Experiences in Health Care (BEHC) Symposium organized and hosted by Sinai Health System’s Human Rights & Health Equity Office and the BEHC Organizing Committee with support from Toronto Central LHIN.
Geared to Public Health and allied health professionals, Concordia University of Edmonton continues for the 10th year to offer on-line courses leading to Graduate Certificates in Leadership, Strategic Communication and Work with Vulnerable Populations. These courses provide tools and knowledge to practitioners to respond to complex challenges and changes in organizations and in communities. Some universities accept these courses and provide credit towards their MPH and other graduate programs. Courses are offered every 8 weeks and delivered online.
This summer, the Young Canadians Roundtable on Health (YCRH) spoke with youth aged 15-30 across the country to gain a deeper understanding of young people’s knowledge of their rights and experiences in accessing health care in Canada.
Are you looking for an effective way to synthesize current evidence on a public health topic? Conducting a rapid review might be just what you are looking for! The National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools (NCCMT) has developed a Rapid Review Guidebook that details each step in the rapid review process, including guidance on how to structure the report and what to include in each section.
Click here to download the Rapid Review Guidebook: http://www.nccmt.ca/resources/rapid-review-guidebook.
HC Link’s newest resource, Effective Meetings, offers advice to community organizations and partnerships on the necessary components of effective meetings, broken down into three simple steps: http://www.hclinkontario.ca/images/2017/effectivemeetings.pdf.
Deadline October 15, 2017
The Global Health & Innovation Conference is the world's leading and largest global health conference as well as the largest social entrepreneurship conference, with 2,000 professionals and students from all 50 states and more than 55 countries. This must-attend, thought-leading conference convenes leaders, changemakers, professionals and students from all sectors of global health, international development, and social entrepreneurship.
Deadline September 1, 2017
Realize (formerly The Canadian Working Group on HIV and Rehabilitation) is seeking poster abstracts for its upcoming forum on Friday September 15th at the Holiday Inn Toronto International Airport.
Deadline August 27, 2017
As you know, we are in the midst of a drug overdose crisis in Ontario.
Data from 2016 (the most up-to-date available) suggests that across our province at least two people are dying each day as a result of accidental drug overdoses. We know “on the ground” that the current number is much higher.
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