Rent Assistance, The Ontario Housing First Regional Network Community of Interest

May 4, 2017

1:00−2:30 p.m. (EST)
Rent assistance is a cornerstone of the Housing First approach to ending chronic homelessness. Yet many Ontario communities do not have rent assistance or enough rent assistance to meet the needs of the homeless population. Furthermore, when available, rent assistance is often implemented in many different ways. Communities vary in terms of the dollar amounts of rent assistance per person and whether the rent assistance is portable or tied to a specific housing unit.

Nutrition Exchange, Celebrating Nutrition: It's a Capital Event; 2017 Ontario Society of Nutrition Professionals in Public Health

Ottawa, Ontario
May 3 and 4, 2017

Registered Dietitians, staff working in nutrition-related programs and students are encouraged to attend the OSNPPH Annual Nutrition Exchange. It is an important component of continuing education and professional development in Ontario.

The OSNPPH Annual Nutrition Exchange is the only conference in Ontario where the entire two-day agenda is dedicated to public health nutrition!


Smoke-Free Ontario Scientific Advisory Committee 2016 Report, Public Health Ontario and The Program Training and Consultation Centre

Online and Toronto, Ontario
May 2, 2017

SFO-SAC 2016 summarizes the best available published tobacco control evidence and builds on the SFO-SAC 2010 report. It provides an assessment of the potential contribution to reduce tobacco use and associated burden in Ontario and highlights equity, and implementation considerations.

Centre Talks: Racialization, health care and health care research; Centre for Urban Health Solutions, St. Michael’s Hospital

Toronto, Ontario
May 2, 2017

12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
Room 136, 209 Victoria Street (venue is wheelchair accessible)

Upcoming Courses at the University of Guelph

Guelph, Ontario
May and June 2017

Advanced Principles of Toxicology Course at the University of Guelph
May 1 to 12, 2017

Explore current and developing research in human health, environmental toxicology and risk assessment with this two-week course on Advanced Principles of Toxicology at the University of Guelph.

This course is taught at the graduate level and will review;

The Conference Board of Canada Events in April 2017

Toronto, Ontario
April 25 and 26-7, 2017

Whole Health Innovation Collaborative Meeting: Applying Precision to Preventative Health and Personalized Medicine
Toronto, Ontario
April 25, 2017
Old Mill Toronto

Diabetes Educator Course, UBC Interprofessional Continuing Education and Kinghooper Diabetes Education

Vancouver, British Columbia
April 24-26, 2017

Diabetes is an emerging epidemic. No matter what area of healthcare you work in, you will encounter people affected by diabetes. New approaches to diabetes management are continuously appearing.

Diabetes Educator Course Spring 2017, Interprofessional Continuing Education, UBC

Vancouver, British Columbia
April 24-26, 2017

This comprehensive three-day course is for health professionals from a variety of disciplines who face diabetes in practice. The goal is to update your understanding of the complexities of diabetes care, and learn effective approaches to educate those affected by diabetes. It is an ideal course if you are entering the dynamic, specialty field of diabetes education.

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