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There will be no OHPE next Friday, September 2, due to the holiday weekend. We will return on September 9.

This week's feature comes from Allison Meserve, Health Promotion Consultant, Health Promotion Capacity Building, Public Health Ontario and Kristy Ste Marie, Acting Manager, YATI & Youth Engagement, Youth Advocacy Training Institute, Ontario Lung Association. The article discusses how to involve youth in the implementation phase of an evaluation.

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A Changing Melody--"Moving On With My Life," Alzheimer Society Waterloo Wellington and the Alzheimer Society Perth County with the Murray Alzheimer Research and Education Program


Kitchener, Ontario
November 2, 2016

Bingemans Conference Centre, 425 Bingemans Centre Drive

This forum is for people living with dementia, care partners, students and healthcare professionals. Please join us for an engaging day that will include the following:

Evaluation Specialist (Benefits Realization), Centre for Family Medicine Family Health Team, eHealth Centre of Excellence


Kitchener, Ontario
Deadline September 30, 2016

The Centre for Family Medicine Family Health Team is currently seeking an Evaluation Specialist (Benefits Realization) to join the eHealth Centre of Excellence in Kitchener, Ontario.

General Description:

Primary Health Care in Canada: Highlights from CIHI’s 2016 Primary Health Care Chartbook and Future Directions, Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada, Canadian Institute for Health Information


September 26, 2016

1:00–2:30 p.m. EST / 10:00–11:30 a.m. PST

You are invited to a webinar hosted by the Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada (CDPAC) in collaboration with the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI).
Note: This webinar will be presented in English only.

Food skills literature review, HPCB Seminar, Public Health Ontario


September 23, 2016

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Food skills programs have been introduced in many communities partly due to growing concerns of children and youth avoiding healthy foods, such as fruits and vegetables. These programs often involve public health units to promote healthy eating and teach participants about nutrition, how to prepare and cook meals, safely handle and store food, read labels, and other food related skills.

Program Manager, School Health, Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit


Simcoe, Ontario
Deadline September 22, 2016

The Corporation of Norfolk County
Job Posting # NU 23.16

Position: Program Manager, School Health
Status: Permanent Full Time
Employee Group: Non-Union
Salary: $80,693 - $100,867 per annum
Department: Health & Social Services
Division: Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit
Reports To: Director, Public Health
Posting Period: August 25, 2016–September 22, 2016

Scope of Position:

PHO Grand Rounds: Using indicators to guide health equity work in Public Health


Online and Toronto, Ontario
September 20, 2016

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
In-Person or via Webinar

Reducing health inequities is fundamental to public health work in Ontario. In this Locally Driven Collaborative Project, we conducted a scoping literature review that led to the development of indicators organized according to the 2011 NCCDH key roles for public health action to reduce health inequities.


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