Events

28th World Congress of the International Association for Suicide Prevention

Montréal, Quebec
June 16-20, 2015

The congress theme, New Discoveries and Technologies in Suicide Prevention, focuses on presenting cutting-edge research and clinical insights from the beginning of the 21st century. However, as in all International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) Congresses, a full range of topics will be covered, from the latest discoveries in biology and genetics, to culturally sensitive prevention practices and suicidology and the arts.

Conference on Cultural and Linguistic Competency in Person Centred Care

Toronto, Ontario
June 16 & 17, 2015

8:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Bendale Acres Long-Term Care Home, 2920 Lawrence Avenue East

Bone Fit™ Basics, Osteoporosis Canada

Windsor, Ontario
June 13, 2015

7:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Hotel-Dieu Grace Healthcare

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

Looking at exposures to carcinogens in legal and advocacy contexts, CAREX Canada and CELA Webinar

Online
June 10, 2015

12:00 p.m. PST, 3:00 p.m. EST (30 minutes presentation, 15 minutes panel discussion, 15 minutes questions)

CAREX (CARcinogen EXposure) Canada is a national surveillance project that estimates which known and suspected carcinogens Canadians are exposed to, where in Canada such exposures may occur, and which substances pose the greatest hazard in workplaces and communities. The ultimate goal of the project is to inform efforts to reduce these exposures and thereby help to prevent cancer.

Families in Canada Conference 2015, Vanier Institute of the Family

Ottawa, Ontario
June 10 and 11, 2015

Ottawa Marriott Hotel

Hosted by the Vanier Institute of the Family, this event will bring together inspirational leaders to enhance our understanding of families and family life in Canada.

PHO Grand Rounds: Evaluating Ontario’s Efforts in Cancer Prevention: An annual report on system-level policies and programs in the province

Toronto, Ontario
June 9, 2015

12:00-1:00 p.m.
Boardroom 350 and Webinar, 480 University Ave, Suite 300

Neighbours: Policies & Programs Gathering, Tamarack

Hamilton, Ontario
June 8-10, 2015

Dr. John M. Perkins Centre, 1429 Main Street East

This Gathering will welcome neighbourhood leaders and community-builders from a diversity of sectors and our learning will be guided by lead thinkers, authors, and activists on the topic of exploring the programs and policies that deepen community. Together, we will explore the emerging patterns, innovative programs and policy priorities that are needed to establish a supportive environment for citizen-led community change and can serve as a catalyst for system-wide innovation.

Ontario Trailhead Conference 2015

Hamilton, Ontario
June 7-10, 2015

McMaster University

Trailhead Ontario 2015 is Ontario’s largest trails conference bringing together professionals from many public and private sectors including: Tourism Ontario, regional tourism organizations , Public Health, Ministry of Health, regional trails/biking/snowmobiling/ other clubs, universities, research institutions, municipalities, and all stakeholders interested in the new developments within the trail community.

Health Means the World to Us, North American Refugee Health Conference

Toronto, Ontario
June 4-6, 2015

Metro Toronto Convention Centre

From its humble beginnings, the North American Refugee Health Conference (NARHC), has expanded to become one of the largest clinical conferences on refugee health globally. Our scope has broadened to include local and international refugee issues.

CHNET-Works Fireside Chats in June 2015

Online
June 2015

E-cigarettes in Canada—A special supplement  of  Tobacco Use in  Canada: Patterns and  Trends, 2015 Edition
June 2, 2015, 1:00-2:30 p.m.

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