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Impacts of Health Literacy on Patient-Centered Care, Waterloo Wellington Self-Management Program


Cambridge, Ontario
March 29, 2017

9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, 2500 Kossuth Road,

Topics to be discussed:

  • What is Literacy vs. Health Literacy
    • How are they similar yet different?
  • Why does Health Literacy matter?
  • Ways to bridge the health communication gap

Who: Nancy Becker-Hallford, Waterloo Wellington Self-Management Program Lead and Mentor

Audience: Anyone working in Health Care

Registration is Free!

The Ontario Public Health Convention, Public Health Ontario


Toronto, Ontario
March 29 to 31, 2017
The Ontario Public Health Convention (TOPHC) is your opportunity to connect with health professionals from Ontario and beyond to share knowledge and develop skills related to public health. For three days in March we will explore this year’s theme, Global challenges. Local solutions.
Check out workshops, panel discussions and sessions including:

Engage your Community for Change, Tamarack Institute


London, Ontario
February 27, 2017

To make real and lasting change we need to engage the community – to deeply listen to their stories, to ask for ideas, to leverage the passion and commitment of citizens, and empower the community to lead. It is essential that we stop only asking for input (we call this 'consul-take-sion') and realize that the most successful work in community is done in collaboration with the community.

Health Promotion Workshop Series--Experience the Circle of Health: Transforming Approaches to Collaboration, The Quaich Inc.


February 14 - 28, 2017

Get to know the Circle of Health, an innovative tool that enhances collaboration across sectors!
Our upcoming online workshop series delves into the practice and value of the Circle of Health as a tool that engages collaborators, creates a shared language for stakeholders, and promotes innovative solutions to complex issues.


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