This week we bring you another election resource, to add to our list from OHPE Bulletin 364.1 (http://www.ohpe.ca/ebulletin/ViewFeatures.cfm?ISSUE_ID=364).
We also have our usual round up of comings and goings in health promotion.
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II One More Election Resource
"CanadaElection.net--Women's Equality Is a Must provides an election forum for progressive and equality seeking women. It is produced by a coalition of women and women's organizations comprised of Womenspace, The National Association of Women and the Law (NAWL), The National Organization of Immigrant and Visible Minority Women (NOIVMWC), the YWCA, Fédération des femmes du Québec (FFQ), the Feminist Alliance for International Action (FAFIA), The National Action Committee on the Status of Women (NAC), the Canadian Research Institute on the Advancement of Women (CRIAW), and MediaWatch." [from the website]
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III Coming and Goings
A. New Knowledge Mobilization Coordinator at The Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation
The Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation is pleased to announce that Bonnie Heath has joined our staff in the newly created position of Knowledge Mobilization Coordinator. Knowledge Mobilization, defined as "getting the right information to the right people in the right format at the right time so as to influence decision-making," is a key focus for our work.
Bonnie has twenty years of experience in health care, including her own spinal cord injury rehabilitation. With a Master of Health Sciences (Health Promotion) from the University of Toronto and several years in the Community Health Branch of the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-term Care, Bonnie brings research and policy analysis expertise and stakeholder consultation skills to this position. Formerly a medical editor with The Hospital for Sick Children and the principal of Bonnie Heath Communications, she is also a professional editor and writer who included Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Hamilton Health Sciences Centre, and Ontario Prevention Clearinghouse among her clients.
B. People on the Move from CharityVillage
* Dr. Thomas Ward has been appointed president and CEO and Glenna Raymond deputy CEO and Chief Operating Officer of the Scarborough Hospital
* Katherine Scott was appointed Vice President of Research and John Anderson Vice President, Strategic Partnerships and Alliances, at The Canadian Council on Social Development
For more People on the Move in the nonprofit sector, visit http://www.charityvillage.com/cv/news/people.html.