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Call for Abstracts - OPHA Conference

OPHA Conference Program Committee
Simcoe County District Health Unit
15 Sperling Dr. Barrie ON L4M 6K9

 "Health is Everybody's Business" DEADLINE MAY 15

Abstracts for presentation in Posters, Oral Presentations, Workshops and Debates are requested for the 49th Annual Conference of the Ontario Public Health Association, November 2, 3, 4 1998 in Barrie, Ontario.

The conference goal is: "To share and examine the issues and factors that make public health everybody's business". The objectives are:

- to share strategies that strengthen linkages with community partners
- to share programs and research that demonstrate the effectiveness of public health initiatives
- to explore partnerships with the private sector in order to build healthy communities
- to improve understanding of the role of public health in a restructured health system
- to examine strategies that support individuals and organizational health in changing times

Abstracts will be accepted for presentation on the basis of peer review for: relevance to conference theme and objectives; quality of research methods, clarity, innovativeness; variety of submissions received. Faxed copies will NOT be accepted.

For forms and information Contact Mary Anne Wood, OPHA Conference Program Committee
Simcoe County District Health Unit
15 Sperling Dr. Barrie ON L4M 6K9
(705) 721-7330