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The 6th Conference on Recent Advances in the Prevention and Treatment of Childhood and Adolescent Obesity: Understanding the Interplay between Physical and Mental Health, UBC Interprofessional Continuing Education


Ottawa, Ontario
October 24 to 26, 2016

Fairmont Chateau Laurier

Inspiring Action for Change: Addressing the Challenge of Poverty, Strategies for Professionals & Community, Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health


Guelph, Ontario
October 12, 2016

8:30 am.-4:00 p.m.

Addressing poverty is the responsibility of the whole community. The Bridges Out of Poverty workshop provides key strategies when working with individuals living in poverty. Gain a deeper understanding of the challenges and strengths of people living in poverty.    

Topics include:

Scientist Music & the Arts, The Bloorview Research Institute at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation


Toronto, Ontario
Deadline July 31, 2016

Position Overview:
The Bloorview Research Institute at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital invites applications for a Scientist in the area of music and arts as they pertain to children and youth with disabilities, and their families.

Consumer Health Information Coordinator, St. Michael’s Hospital


Toronto, Ontario
Deadline July 29, 2016    

Full-time permanent
Hourly Rate: $31.62 - $37.19 per hour


The Consumer Health Information Coordinator will promote and manage the Patient and Family Learning Centre, engage internal stakeholders and community partners in planning new projects and services, and coordinate the production of patient education materials according to health literacy principles and best practices in patient and family education.

Deadline for applications: July 29, 2016

Director, Surveillance and Reporting,; Population, Public and Aboriginal Health Portfolio; Alberta Health Services


Edmonton, Alberta
Deadline July 29, 2016

The Director, Surveillance and Reporting, is a leadership role in the Population, Public and Aboriginal Health Portfolio (PPAH) and reports directly to the Executive Director of Public Health Surveillance and Infrastructure (PHSI). This position is responsible and accountable for leading an operational team in the planning, delivery, and evaluation of health status assessment, surveillance, and reporting services in support of the vision, mission, and business plan of Alberta Health Services.

Exploring OCAN’s Potential for Health Equity, Evidence Exchange Network


July 26, 2016

10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. (EDT)

Join the Racialized Populations and Mental Health and Addictions community of interest (CoI) webinar!

This webinar will highlight how organizations can use the Ontario Common Assessment of Need (OCAN) when planning your programs and services.

In this webinar you will learn about:


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