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Alcohol and Drug Connections: Chronic Disease, Injury Prevention & Mental Health

Bank of Montreal, Institute for Learning, 3550 Pharmacy Avenue

Key Note Speaker--Dr. Barry McLellan, Chief Coroner of Ontario

Panel Discussion--Dr. Barry McLellan, Chief Coroner of Ontario, Sherrie Hertz, Norman Giesbrecht, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Ontario Pharmacy Association, Marianne Kobus Matthews, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Wrap-up Feature--Making Connections: Bringing Together the Publicly Funded and the Not-For Profit Sectors with Deb Keen, Cancer Care Ontario, Mary Lewis, Heart and Stroke Foundation, Gary O'Connor, Canadian Diabetes Association, Helen Risteen, Ontario Heart Health Network

Group Presentations--ODAP--Talk Campaign, Talking With Politicians, Towards Evidence Informed Practice Compendium, Don't be That Guy/Girl--Comprehensive Post-Secondary AOD Prevention, Youth and Alcohol: Participatory Research Using Photovoice, BodyWorx--what every man should know about taking care of his body

Workshops--The Risks and Realities of Youth and Marijuana: lessons learned from the What's With Weed project, Diane Buhler, Injury Prevention Across the Age Spectrum:  Lessons Learned, Joanne Banfield, Chronic Disease & Alcohol: Research, Policies, and Local Action, Norman Giesbrecht, Preventing Death by Powerpoint, Brenda Stankiewicz
Steriods in Sports, Matt Nichol, Injury Prevention Across the Age Spectrum:  Lessons Learned, Joanne Banfield, Concurrent Disorders, Considerations for Health Promoters, Christine Bois, Desktop Publishing-Clear Design on a Shoestring, Patty Hajdu

For more information, visit http://www.frcentre.net/resources/conferences/dsp_2007Symposium.cfm.