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CHC Model of Care
Information and resources for community-based primary health care training including a manual and definition at http://aohc.org/aohc/index.aspx?ArticleID=316&lang=en-CA
Conceptual Framework for CDPM
Alternative frameworks for thinking about CDPM from the Centretown Community Health Centre at http://www.centretownchc.org/?id=9
II Overview of Centretown CHC and our model of care
III Challenges and tensions for Centretown CHC in addressing CDPM
IV What is Centretown CHC doing to address these challenges and tensions?
V Key learnings
-- submitted by Lise Labreque, Health Promoter, Centretown Community Health Centre
The Policy Consensus Conference materials are available on the Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada (CDPAC) website including the consensus statement and the Healthy Weights for Healthy Kids report by the Standing Committee on Health, March 2007. Available at http://www.cdpac.ca/content.php?doc=107.
Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada (CDPAC) is a networked community of national and provincial organizations and networks who share a common vision for an integrated system of chronic disease prevention in Canada.
III Marketing to Children
IV About the Conference
V CDPAC position statement
VI Lessons learned
--submitted by Manuel Arango, conference co-chair and Assistant Director, Health Policy (Government Relations & Advocacy), Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
Obesity, particularly childhood obesity, is recognized as a growing health concern for health promoters, governments, health organizations and the general public.
Using Common Messages to Address Chronic Disease in Ontario: A Utilization Framework
I Background about Ontario Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance
II Common Message Project Phase 1: Development of common messages
III Common Message Project Phase 2: Development of the utilization framework
IV Benefits and values in advancing the common messages
V Opportunities to advance the common messages
VI OCDPA’s next steps
Submitted by Hoi Ki Ding, Acting Manager, Ontario Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance
The Lawson Foundation - Diabetes Funding Opportunity
Submission Deadline August 17, 2009
The Lawson Foundation invites letters of intent to support innovative projects that address:
1) the prevention of diabetes in at-risk populations; and/or
2) the delivery of health care to those who are living with diabetes.
Type of Resource: Article
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Evans, J. (2003). Physical education and health: A polemic or 'let them eat cake!', European Physical Education Review. 9(1), 87-101.
Flegal, K.M. Graubard, B.I., Williamson, D.F., & Gail, M.H. (2005). Excess deaths associated with underweight, overweight, and obesity, Journal of American Medical Association, 293, 15, 1861-1867.