Generic Strategies, Education [health,parenting etc], Communication, Organizational Development, Community Development, Policy Development, Advocacy, Intersectoral Collaboration, Self Help, Capacity Building, Internet & Online Communities, Social Marketing, Sustainability, Prevention

Online Resources Related to Feature 725

The Infopack Priority Setting Process Checklist can be found at http://www.thcu.ca/infoandresources/resource_display.cfm?resourceID=1341....

The Infopack Health Communication Outcomes: At the Heart of Good Outcome Objectives and Indicators can be found at http://www.thcu.ca/infoandresources/resource_display.cfm?translateto=eng....

Health Communication Outcomes: At the Heart of Good Outcome Objectives and Indicators & Priority Setting: A Systematic Approach to Making Health Promotion Program Choices

Contents

This week’s feature combines two articles, both based on newly released THCU Infopacks.

I Health Communication Outcomes: At the Heart of Good Outcome Objectives and Indicators, submitted by Sophie Rosa, Health Promotion Field Support Specialist, Public Health Ontario

II Priority Setting: A Systematic Approach to Making Health Promotion Program Choices, submitted by Susan Snelling, Health Promotion Field Support Specialist, Public Health Ontario

Organization and Program Resources Related to Feature 720

Health Check website, at at http://www.healthcheck.org, includes an overview of the program (text and video), nutrient criteria, resources, list of products and restaurants, tips and recipes, and dietitian blogs. Sign up for the healthy eating update. Follow us on twitter @HSFHealthCheck and on Youtube and Flickr.

Reducing Harm from Alcohol through Taxation Policies

Reducing Harm from Alcohol through Taxation Policies

Submitted by Saghar Kari, Master of Public Health graduate student at the University of Saskatchewan, Jason LeMar, Coordinator, Alcohol Policy Network, Ontario Public Health Association, Benjamin Rempel, Manager, Alcohol Policy Network, Ontario Public Health Association

Edited by Dr. Gerald Thomas, Senior Policy and Research Analyst, Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse

 

I Introduction

II Research Based Evidence

Online Resources Related to Feature 709

Resources for Public Health Professionals

The Alcohol Policy Network website includes information for reducing harm from alcohol through alcohol policies. Its online services are devoted exclusively to Canadian alcohol policy issues. This site is designed to stimulate informed discussion about various aspects of alcohol policy, and to profile prevention efforts and successes of groups across Ontario. http://www.apolnet.ca/Index.html

Teleconference Material

OIPRC Injury Prevention Forum: Risky Driving Prevention

North York, Ontario
March 8 & 9, 2011

Theme: RISKY DRIVING PREVENTION

Please join us for our Second Annual Ontario Injury Prevention Resource Centre Injury Prevention Forum; beginning the evening of Tuesday March 8th with a keynote address and reception, followed by a full day on Wednesday March 9th with presentations, panel discussions and break-out group work.

Organizations Related to Feature 697

The Health Communication Unit
http://www.thcu.ca/

THCU provides training and support in health communication as well as health promotion planning, evaluation, and policy change.

Berkeley Media Studies Group
http://www.bmsg.org/

BMSG helps public health advocates in media advocacy planning, strategic consultation, training, content analysis and other areas.

The Program Training and Consultation Centre
http://www.ptcc-cfc.on.ca

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