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Supervisor, Data Services, Regional Municipality of York


Newmarket, Ontario
Deadline November 17, 2011

The Regional Municipality of York consists of a dynamic blend of rural and urban communities.  The nine local municipalities provide a mix of small-town and city living with an emphasis on fostering community character.  As one of the Greater Toronto’s Top Employers (2011), York Region offers diverse and vibrant career opportunities that reflect the ideals, spirit and quality of life of a much sought-after and growing metropolis.

Senior Manager, Planning, Waterloo Wellington LHIN


Kitchener, Ontario
Deadline November 16, 2011

Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) plan, fund and integrate health services at the local level. The Waterloo Wellington LHIN is dedicated to transforming the health care system to one that helps people stay healthy, delivers good care when people are sick, and is there for their children and grandchildren.  We do this by living our values every day…

Public Health Nurse – Healthy Sexuality Program, Region of Peel


Mississauga, Ontario
Deadline November 16, 2011

Duration: Approximately ten (10) months
Health Services: Communicable Diseases

The Healthy Sexuality Program requires two (2) self-directed, enthusiastic individuals to work within a collaborative team environment to deliver services in accordance with the Ontario Public Health Standards 2008 – Infectious Diseases Program Standards, Sexual Health, Sexually Transmitted Infections, and Blood-borne Infections (including HIV).

(In)Equality Matters: Social Justice and the Economy


Toronto, Ontario
November 10, 2011

7:30-10:00 p.m.
United Steelworkers Hall, 25 Cecil St. (near College and Spadina)

Join us in person or live on the web!

Incensed by skyrocketing corporate profits and plummeting average incomes? Think wealthy Canadians and corporations should contribute more to public goods and services? Why aren’t they? What can we do about it?

Join Inter Pares and Canadians for Tax Fairness for an evening of discussion on how to foster economic equality.

Cochrane Canada's Late 2011 Webinar Series: Mapping it out with Logic Models


November 9, 2011

12:00 p.m. EST

Would you like to show policymakers, practitioners and patients how a complex intervention works or identify barriers/facilitators for implementation? Does your systematic review include many different settings, populations or interventions?

Learn from Erin Ueffing, Canadian Cochrane Centre, about ways to use logic models in systematic reviews.

To register, please complete the registration form at

Primary Health Care Nurse, Hamilton Urban Core Community Health Centre Community Health


Hamilton, Ontario
Deadline November 8, 2011

Maternity Leave Replacement

Hamilton Urban Core Community Health Centre Community Health – It’s a Partnership

Hamilton Urban Core is a thriving inner city health centre and a leader in the provision of high-quality primary health care services and health promotion programs. We have an exceptional opportunity in delivering services that include primary health care, health promotion and education, chronic disease prevention and management, outreach to isolated seniors and engaging marginalized populations.

New Resource--New Tool to Help Manage Workplace Hazards, Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety


The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) has developed an interactive, online tool to help organizations identify, and control common hazards found in the workplace.

OSH Essentials™ will provide practical information and resources to help managers, safety professionals, compliance officers, senior management and health and safety committee members recognize, assess and control hazards in the workplace.


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