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Postnatal Mood Disorder Specialist (Public Health), Region of Peel

Brampton, Ontario
Deadline September 9, 2010

File # 10-491
Contract duration: approximately 13 months
Health Services – Family Health

The Child Health Program team requires a creative and self-starting leader to develop, implement, manage and evaluate the PMD plan for the Region of Peel in consultation with Family Health Management and the Regional Steering committee; provide consultation to internal and external stakeholders such as the Medical Officer of Health, Regional Council, hospitals, physicians, Children’s Aid Societies and Ontario Early Years centres based on expert knowledge of PMD services and best practice models; research, analyze and evaluate opportunities for the education of service providers regarding PMD; further develop the knowledge of PMD by analyzing and interpreting new research and best practices; analyze and incorporate changes to the PMD program based on evolving government guidlelines and evidence based practice; consult on the development of policies and procedures for the program through collaboration with service providers; develop and maintain a strategic network of service providers and agencies in the community, designed to enhance the collaborative service system for PMD. 

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This position is located in Brampton and it closes on September 9, 2010. 

The Region of Peel, an equal opportunity employer, appreciates all responses; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.