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HPCB Seminar: Alcohol Marketing: Examining the issue from a provincial public health lens, Public Health Ontario


January 26, 2017

10:30-11:30 a.m. (EST)

This webinar provides an overview of current research on the impact of alcohol marketing on different populations; highlights best practices in alcohol marketing policy; and identifies and discusses knowledge gaps to support future work in this area.

Additionally, our guest presenter, Dr. Samantha Cukier will present the results of her research on alcohol marketing on television, in the context of alcohol marketing in the general media.

Presenters: Jason LeMar and Samantha Cukier

Supervisor, Active Living, Health Services - Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention, Region of Peel


Mississauga, Ontario
Deadline January 26, 2017

Contract Duration: Approximately fourteen (14) months

Working within the Health Services Department (Public Health) and reporting to the Manager, Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention (CDIP), this position supports the Division’s mandate to deliver programs related to supportive environments for healthy living, specifically in the area of the Active Living.

“What will the future hold?” Annual Alzheimer Awareness Event, Murray Alzheimer Research and Education Program


Waterloo, Ontario
January 26, 2017

1:00-3:30 p.m.

Luther Village on the Park, Great Hall, 141 Father David Bauer Drive

Join us at our annual Alzheimer Awareness event “What will the future hold?” focused on the development of an Ontario dementia strategy.

Guest Speaker, Michael Robertson, from the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care will kick off the event. Following, will be a panel discussion, panelists will include persons living with dementia (members of the Ontario Dementia Advisory Group) and partners in care.

Public Health Ethics: A Case in Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, NCCHPP


January 24, 2017

2:00-3:00 p.m. (EST).

In this webinar, co-presented by NCCHPP and NCCID, participants will discuss the evidence and ethics of a case involving the use of point-of-care testing to expand access to diagnostic technologies for infectious disease in remote or northern communities.

Presenters: Michael Keeling and Olivier Bellefleur, Research Officers at the NCCHPP with Dr. Nitika Pant Pai, Assistant professor at McGill University, and researcher at McGill University Health Centre and Montreal Chest Institute.

Public Health Nurse, Northwestern Health Unit


Dryden, Ontario
Deadline January 23, 2017

Working together for longer lives, lived well.

We are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If you require accommodation at any stage of the process, we will work with you to meet your needs.

Position: Public Health Nurse, #2017-01

Terms: Term Contract, Full-time, 35 hours per week for one year
Location: Dryden, ON

Position Summary:

Coordinator, Age Friendly Community, Health & Family Services, Public Health Unit, Municipality of Chatham-Kent


Chatham, Ontario
Deadline January 19, 2017

Career Opportunity

Permanent part-time
Job # PHU 17-1

Note: This position requires a Career Profile (found in our job ad under municipal jobs at and resume. Please be sure that information you include in your career profile can be found in your resume.

Job Description:


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