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Call for Abstracts--4th International Conference on UV and Skin Cancer Prevention


Deadline December 15, 2017

Ryerson University, the Canadian Dermatology Association and Klein Buendel, Inc. are extremely proud to host the 4th International Conference on UV and Skin Cancer Prevention in North America in Toronto on May 1-4, 2018. The previous conferences on UV and Skin Cancer Prevention have been held in Copenhagen (2011), Berlin (2013), and Melbourne (2015).

Call for Abstracts-- The 6th Health and Wellbeing in Children, Youth, and Adults with Developmental Disabilities Conference Creating Partnerships; University of British Columbia Interprofessional Continuing Education


Deadlines April 30, 2018 & June 22, 2018

Sun Sense Registration for 2017-18 School Year Now Open, Canadian Cancer Society


Despite being highly preventable, skin cancer is the most common type of cancer diagnosed in Canada and it is on the rise. Research indicates that childhood exposure to ultraviolet radiation (UVR) is a contributing factor to the development of skin cancer later in life, and that schools can play a major role in both minimizing students' exposure to UVR and positively influencing student behaviour by establishing routines that foster healthy, safe enjoyment of the outdoors.

Call for Participants--Population Health Panel at CAHSPR2018; Health System Performance Research Network, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto


I’m writing to inform you of a population health panel we’re putting together for CAHSPR2018 and to invite those of you who work in this area to express interest and potentially join the panel.

We’re looking for individuals and groups who work/research in the area of population health to participate in a conference panel tentatively titled "Increasing the scale and adoption of population health approach: examples from Canada and beyond.”

Call for Abstracts--Momentum: Research Realized Conference 2018, 6th Annual Waypoint Research Institute Conference


Deadline December 20, 2017

The Call for Abstracts for the 6th annual Waypoint Research Institute Conference – Momentum: Research Realized – is now open! This conference focuses on health promotion, knowledge translation, implementation, and other emerging and inspiring research relevant to the mental health and addictions sector. It features research and practical learning opportunities for researchers, academics, students, leaders, policy-makers, clinicians, healthcare workers, health promotion and knowledge translation professionals.

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New Resource--Guy’s Night In – Talking About Men’s Cancers, Canadian Cancer Society


The Canadian Cancer Society’s online community – http:// – is pleased to announce that our next webcast Guy’s Night In – Talking About Men’s Cancers is available now, On-Demand!:

Join us for a conversation about men’s cancers and the psychosocial aspects of living with challenges brought on by diagnosis & treatment. Topics include:


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