Working with opposition to harm reduction, Canadian Public Health Association and the Public Health Physicians of Canada

March 8, 2017

12:00-1:00 p.m. ET

A public health response to the opioid crisis hinges on addressing widely held misconceptions about substance use disorder, an evidence-based understanding of the principles of harm reduction, and showcasing successful attempts to curb the opioid epidemic through humane and compassionate interventions.

Advanced Motivational Interviewing and Stages of Change, Waterloo Wellington Self-Management Program and the Canadian Training Institute

Waterloo, Ontario
March 7, 2017

8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m
Rosedale Room, The Inn of Waterloo, 475 King Street North

This practical, interactive and dynamic accredited workshop is for individuals who already possess knowledge and experience in motivational interviewing. It is an advanced offering designed to help anchor previously learned strategies.
Participants will:

Vision Zero Advocate Conference, Vision Zero Advocate Institute

Edmonton, Alberta
March 1-3, 2017

Vision Zero, which aims for zero serious injuries or fatalities on roadways, has been put forth as a priority framework by the Canadian Council of Motor Transport Administrators in the Road Safety Strategy 2025. The Vision Zero Advocate Institute, supported by ATS Traffic, is leading the way, supporting communities understand how to successfully apply this international best practice to their road safety plans.

Join us in Edmonton to hear from global leaders in Vision Zero.

Engage your Community for Change, Tamarack Institute

London, Ontario
February 27, 2017

To make real and lasting change we need to engage the community – to deeply listen to their stories, to ask for ideas, to leverage the passion and commitment of citizens, and empower the community to lead. It is essential that we stop only asking for input (we call this 'consul-take-sion') and realize that the most successful work in community is done in collaboration with the community.

Getting Cycling Right: An Evening with Mikael Colville-Andersen

Toronto, Ontario
February 27, 2017

7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Fairmont Royal York, 100 Front Street West, Imperial Room

The Ontario Good Roads Association is proud to present world renowned cycling advocate and transportation planner, Mikael Colville-Andersen.

Stanford Self-Management Leader Training, Central West Self-Management Program

Brampton, Ontario
February 25 & 26 and March 4 & 5, 2017

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
2250 Bovaird Drive East

Chronic Disease Management Webinar Series, RNAO

February 22 to March 22, 2017

Wednesdays over the lunch hour

This is a five-part series designed for nurses and other health-care professionals who want to increase their knowledge of chronic disease management. It will provide foundational knowledge of evidence-based practices in relation to chronic disease management.

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