Bone Fit™ Workshops, Osteoporosis Canada

Thunder Bay, Ontario
September 12 & 13, 2015

Partners in Rehab, 79 North Court Street

Bone Fit™ is an evidence-informed exercise training workshop. This workshop is designed for healthcare professionals & exercise practitioners to provide training on the most appropriate, safe & effective methods to prescribe & progress exercise for people with osteoporosis.

Instructor: Dr. Judi Laprade, Lead Trainer

Heart Wise Exercise: Meeting the Needs of Your Clients with a Chronic Health Condition, Ontario Society for Health and Fitness

August & September, 2015

The Ontario Society for Health and Fitness is pleased to announce that it will be continuing its partnership with Heart Wise Exercise ( to offer targeted training for physical activity and health professionals through "Meeting the Needs of Your Clients with a Chronic Health Condition."

Beyond the Break, Osteoporosis Canada

August and September, 2015

Osteoporosis Canada presents Beyond the Break, a free virtual education forum for healthcare professionals.

Upcoming Module on Osteoporosis & Cancer

Part 1: Cancer, Exercise & Bone Health
Date: August 21, 2015
Time: 12:00-1:00 p.m. DST
Speaker: Kate Smith, B.Kin (Hons), R.Kin., Wellspring Cancer Support Network

Evaluating Collective Impact: 5 Simple Rules, Tamarack Institute

August 20, 2015

1:30-2:30 p.m. Eastern

Join Mark Cabaj in advance of the Summit for a webinar on 5 Simple Rules for Evaluating Collective Impact. These five simple rules have emerged out of 50 years of trial and error and are designed to assist participants, funders, and evaluators of Collective Impact initiatives to track their progress and make sense of their efforts.

Host: Liz Weaver, Vice-President, Tamarack

Register for the Webinar online at


CAMH Monitor 2013 - Part 1: Trends in Mental Health and Substance Use Among Ontario Adults, Evidence Exchange Network and CAMH Health Promotion Resource Centre

August 13, 2015 

1:00-2:30 p.m. (EDT)

The CAMH Monitor is the longest ongoing survey of substance use and mental health among adults in Canada.

This webinar is the first of a two-part series. It will provide an overview of the results, focusing on key trends as well as areas of improvement and of concern. A panel of CAMH researchers and clinicians will reflect on key trends and answer participants' questions.

Health Promoter Competencies’ Toolkit, Pan-Canadian Network for Health Promoter Competencies

July 21, 2015

1:00 p.m. ET

Learn more about the Health Promoter Competencies’ Toolkit via a "walkthrough."

Of potential interest to health promotion practitioners, their managers and academic institutions, the Toolkit has a range of tools to support application of the health promoter competencies. Examples include sample position descriptions, interview questions, a self-assessment tool and many others.

56th Annual Institute on Addiction Studies, Addiction Studies Forum Inc.

Innisfil, Ontario
July 12-16, 2015

Kempenfelt Conference Centre, 3722 Fairway Road

The Institute on Addiction Studies offers professional development and learning opportunities to those working and involved in substance use and related fields. This year’s annual Institute workshops include the following:

Mapping the Voyage: The Search for Evidence, EENet

July 8, 2015 

1:00-2:00 p.m. (EDT)

Learning objectives:

In this webinar you’ll learn about the results of EENet’s survey. Find out:

  • Who is looking for mental health and substance use evidence in Ontario?
  • Where are people going to meet their evidence needs?
  • What makes evidence sources useful and trustworthy?

The presenters:

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