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Planning and Integration Specialist, South West Local Health Integration Network


London, Ontario
Deadline August 9, 2012

The South West Local Health Integration Network  (LHIN), is one of 14 local organizations that have been created in Ontario to plan, coordinate and fund local health services, including hospitals, community care access centres (CCACs), long-term care homes, community health centres (CHCs), community support service agencies, and mental health and addictions agencies. The office of the South West LHIN is located in London, Ontario.

Health Check – a population health approach to helping Canadians make healthy choices



Health Check


I Overview
II Background – how it began
III Health Check today
IV How the program works
V The criteria
VI How Health Check is making a difference
VII Concrete examples
VIII Resources for Canadians
IX Conclusion

-submitted by Carol Dombrow, Heart and Stroke Foundation registered dietitian


Call for Papers: Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development


Deadline: February 11, 2011

Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development

ATTENTION:          Professionals          Researchers           Graduate Students


The Essential Principles of Small- and Mid-Scale Food Value Chain Development

Manuscripts due February 15, 2011

For details about JAFSCD and author guidelines, visit

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The People’s Food Policy Project

The People’s Food Policy Project website includes information about the project, resources and a mailing list. The ten themed policy discussion papers are available at The detailed Kitchen Table Talk participation guide is available at

It’s Not Just Gym Anymore



I Introduction
II Report card on physical activity
III Health and physical education
IV How the curriculum was developed
V What’s in the curriculum?
VI The challenge now

--submitted by Chris Markham, Executive Director and C.E.O., (Ontario Physical and Health Education Association) Ophea

I Introduction


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