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Call for Abstracts--4th CDPAC Pan-Canadian Conference: Integrated Chronic Disease Prevention: It Works!

Deadline August 8, 2011

The Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada (CDPAC) is pleased to announce the Call for Abstracts for the fourth CDPAC pan-Canadian Conference titled, Integrated Chronic Disease Prevention: It Works! held at the Delta Ottawa City Centre, February 8-10, 2012.

The conference will build upon the previous three successful conferences and focus on how individuals, organizations, strategies and sectors have collaboratively acted on the root causes of chronic disease in Canada. Producing the greatest gains in the health status of Canadians will require continued urgent action to reduce the inequalities that give rise to chronic diseases.

The conference has six tracks, which will serve as the framework for the creation of the conference scientific agenda. Those tracks include:

  • Childhood Obesity
  • Emerging Risk Factors
  • Food Security
  • Health Inequities
  • Health Literacy
  • Mental Health

For additional information about the conference visit http://www.cdpac.ca.

For abstract submission information and guidelines refer to the Call for Abstracts at http://www.cdpac.ca/content.php?doc=199.

To submit your abstract visit http://register.cpha.ca/CDPACAbstract.

Deadline for submissions is Monday August 8, 2011.