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CHNET Fireside Chats for November 2010

November 2010

Events are held from 13:00 - 14:30 (ET) unless otherwise noted

November 17
AQHI: Fires Heat Up Demand for Patient Information, Air Quality Health Index Implementation in BC
Advisor on Tap: Dr. Paul Hasselback, Medical Health Officer,  Interior Health, AQHI National Steering Committee

November 19
ICES Diabetes Report - implications for innovations
Advisors on Tap: Author, Douglas G. Manuel, MD, FRCPC, MSc; Discussant: Heather E Manson MD FRCP MHSc; Director, Health Promotion, Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention, `Ontario Agency for Health Protection and Promotion

November 24
11:00 - 2:30 p.m.
In collaboration with PHAC – Division of Aging and Seniors: Age-Friendly Communities: Quebec stories
Advisors on Tap: Suzanne Garron, Marie Beaulieu

November 25
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Oral Health Care in Canada - Time for something new?
Advisor on Tap: Carlos R. Quiñonez, DMD, MSc, PhD, FRCD(C), Assistant Professor and Program Director, Dental Public Health, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto

November 30
Community Health Workers/Lay Health Workers: The role of ‘lay’ and community health worker interventions in addressing health inequities within hard to reach populations: International experiences and Canada’s emerging knowledge
Advisors on Tap: Sara Torres, PhD Candidate, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa; Ronald Labonté, Canada Research Chair, Globalization/Health Equity, Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa

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