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2012-771

OHPE's feature article this week is by Louise Choquette of the Best Start Resource Centre and describes their new awareness campaign on supporting early brain development through healthy child development.



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volume: 
2012
number: 
771
pubdate: 
20121019
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eid: 
776

Cochrane Standard Author Training

Sections: 

Toronto, Ontario
December 3-5, 2012

The Canadian Cochrane Centre invites you to attend our Cochrane Standard Author Training Course from 3 - 5 December 2012 in Toronto, Ontario.

This three-day course is designed for those interested in completing a Cochrane Review or who have already registered a Cochrane Review title. Session topics include formulating a review question, searching for studies, assessing for risk of bias, statistical analysis and learning to use the review software, Review Manager 5.
 

N-PACK Grand Rounds: Food Policy Levers for Local Public Health

Sections: 

Online
November 22, 2012
12:00-1:00 p.m. (EST)    

The Nutrition Resource Centre (NRC) and the Ontario Public Health Association (OPHA) are pleased to announce the launch of the NRC's Nutrition-PACK Grand Rounds. The first round is entitled Food Policy Levers for Local Public Health
 
Presented by Dr. Catherine L. Mah, MD FRCPC PhD (Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and the University of Toronto) the round will provide participants with the knowledge and tools to:

Suicide Prevention in Canada: Innovative Approaches and Best Practices, CDPAC and PHAC

Sections: 

Online
November 7, 2012

1:00-2:30 p.m. ET

You are invited to the upcoming webinar entitled “Suicide Prevention in Canada: Innovative Approaches and Best Practices” co-hosted by the Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada (CDPAC) and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s (PHAC) Canadian Best Practices Initiative.  The first of a 3-part series on various topics in mental health promotion and mental illness prevention, this webinar will provide attendees with an opportunity to hear from and ask questions to expert speakers on:

Senior Planning and Integration Consultant, South East Local Health Integration Network

Sections: 

Belleville, Ontario
Deadline November 5, 2012

The South East Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) is one of 14 local entities designed to plan, integrate and fund local health services, including hospitals, community care access centres, community health centres, long-term care homes, mental health and addiction programs and a variety of community support services agencies within specific geographic areas.

Infection Control Consultant - North Simcoe Muskoka Infection Control Network (NSMICN), PHO

Sections: 

Orillia, Ontario
No deadline noted

Program: Infection Prevention and Control

Organizational Overview: Public Health Ontario (PHO) is a Crown corporation dedicated to protecting and promoting the health of all Ontarians and reducing inequities in health. As a hub organization, PHO links public health practitioners, front-line health workers and researchers to the best scientific intelligence and knowledge from around the world.

Inaugural Canadian Obesity Network--Student and New Professional, University of Waterloo Chapter

Sections: 

Waterloo, Ontario
November 1, 2012

5:00 p.m.
Fireplace Lounge, Lyle S. Hallman Institute for Health Promotion, University of Waterloo

The Canadian Obesity Network - Student and New Professional (CON-SNP) University of Waterloo Chapter invites you to its inaugural launch.

Epidemiologist Leads (Two Contract Positions), Surveillance Services, PHO

Sections: 

Toronto, Ontario
Deadline October 30, 2012

Organizational Overview:

Public Health Ontario (PHO) is a Crown corporation dedicated to protecting and promoting the health of all Ontarians and reducing inequities in health. As a hub organization, PHO links public health practitioners, front-line health workers and researchers to the best scientific intelligence and knowledge from around the world.

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