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Webinar Part 2--Ontario Student Drug Use: Moving Evidence into Action, EENet

Online
October 5, 2016

11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Youth substance use is a priority within Ontario and a focus of Phase 2 of Ontario’s Mental Health and Addictions Strategy. Although rates of substance use have declined among youth, key issues such as alcohol and tobacco use continue to be a concern.  Many sectors, including health, justice, and education, have a role to play in addressing these issues.
 
In part two of this two-part series presented by Evidence Exchange Network (EENet) in the Provincial System Support Program at CAMH, presenters will reflect on how the OSDUHS data has been used to inform programming, planning, and policy at the system level. The OSDUHS is run by CAMH’s Institute for Mental Health Policy Research.
 
Presenters:

  • Elizabeth Amorim, Supervisor, Substance Misuse/Injury Prevention Team, Peel Public Health
  • Po-Po Lam, Epidemiologist, Peel Public Health
  • Mark Beazley, Clinical Manager, Crisis and Youth Programs, St. Joseph’s Care Group
  • Gail Czukar, Chief Executive Officer, Addictions and Mental Health Ontario

Register online at https://osduhs_part2.eventbrite.com/.
 
To view the recording of Part 1 that provided an overview of the 2015 survey findings, visit: http://eenet.ca/products-tools/findings-from-the-2015-camh-ontario-stude....