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In this week's feature, Michael Keeling and Olivier Bellefleur offer some personal reflections and practical resources drawn from the National Collaborating Centre for Healthy Public Policy's work on public health ethics.

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Exercise and Eating Disorders--The Female Athlete Triad: Navigating Athletics in Eating Disorder Recovery, National Initiative for Eating Disorders.


Hamilton, Ontario
November 22, 2016

Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the event begins at 7:00
The Atrium at McMaster Innovation Park, Meeting Room 1A, 175 Longwood Road South

This symposium is facilitated by Carly Crawford (psychotherapist) and Tessa Finelli (BSc Kin, personal trainer) and discusses the impact of exercise on eating disorders, how to navigate exercise in recovery, and finding balance in an unbalanced world.

Cost: Free

Advancing Food Insecurity Research in Canada conference, PROOF


Toronto, Ontario
November 17-18, 2016

Hart House, University of Toronto

It has been 35 years since the first food bank opened in Canada, 22 years since questions about household food insecurity first appeared on national surveys, and 10 years since we began systematically monitoring this problem in Canada. Over this period, research has been conducted to describe the extent of the problem, who is affected, health and other consequences, and the lived experience of food insecurity. There have also been critical examinations of current responses and policy directions.

The Ontario Lung Association Tuberculosis Conference: TB Elimination: Back to Basics


Toronto, Ontario
November 15 & 16, 2016

Pre-conference workshops November 14
Chelsea Hotel

The TB Committee of the Ontario Lung Association is very pleased to invite participants to the 2016 conference aimed at providing advanced information to health-care providers on the challenges of TB elimination in the local, national and global context.

Secure Income, Secure Health: Working towards equitable solutions, The 9th Annual Dalla Lana School of Public Health Student-Led Conference


Toronto, Ontario
October 21-22, 2016

The purpose of this two-day conference is to increase critical thought around the current landscape of income insecurity and its relationship to health, moving us closer towards actionable solutions to achieving income security both locally and globally.

Supervisor of Care, Community and Health Services Department, Paramedic and Seniors Services Branch, Regional Municipality of York


Vaughan, Ontario
Deadline October 14, 2016

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