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Making Evidence Work FOR You: Tools to Strengthen Health Promotion Programs

**Note that due to conflict with another provincial event, the date for this HHRC workshop has been changed to Wednesday, November 12** [Ed: corrected September 19]

Holiday Inn on King, Toronto

The Heart Health Resource Centre is hosting an all-day workshop entitled "Making Evidence Work FOR You: Tools to strengthen health promotion programs" on Wednesday, November 12th at the Holiday Inn on King, Toronto. Some preliminary workshop details are below:


To build capacity in the application and generation of evidence, in order to strengthen health promotion programs and support decision-making. This will be accomplished by providing the tools to:

  • Plan, assess and enhance initiatives, and
  • Search, evaluate and apply relevant evidence to programs.

Learning Objectives

After participating in this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Apply practical tools to assess and enhance health promotion programming and outcomes;
  • Search credible and relevant sources of evidence;
  • Incorporate academic research, grey literature, expert opinion and practice-based knowledge;
  • Make evidence-informed decisions; and
  • Meet requirements under the new Ontario Public Health Standards for Research & Knowledge Exchange.

Watch for full program and registration details to be circulated (and posted on in the last week of September, but in the meantime you may wish to hold the date to attend this  informative and timely learning event.