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CHNET-Works! Webconference: Public Health Human Resources: There Aren't Enough So Why Isn't Anyone Paying Attention?


November 24, 2009

1:00-2:30 p.m. EST

Dr Bourgeault, Associate Director, Population Health Improvement Network, University of Ottawa will share perspectives and insights into the current shortage of public health human resources. If we're short handed now... what about in the next 5-10 years as the 'baby boomers' retire? Some might say this issue is the blinding flash of the obvious and might ask: Why isn't something being done about it? Or... is something being done? What is needed?

Workplace Coaching: Create a Culture of Positive Change


Ottawa, Ontario
November 23, 24, and 25, 2009

This 3 day workshop provides a powerful opportunity for professionals, managers and leaders to learn coaching tools (utilizing the Excelerator Coaching ™ System, (which is part of the core curriculum taught in the Royal Roads University Executive Coaching Program), techniques and theory specially developed to support positive change I order to create a coaching culture in your organization.

PTCC Workshop: Brief Counselling for Smoking Cessation


Toronto, Ontario
November 18, 2009

North York Civic Centre, Committee Room #2, 5100 Yonge Street

Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this workshop, however we strongly suggest that you complete the "Cessation" Module of the OTRU web-based course "Tobacco & Public Health: From Theory to Practice" prior to the workshop. This free online course takes 2-4 hours to complete and can be accessed at

OHCC Webinar--How to Improve Your Leadership Skills


November 12, 2009

10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

This webinar, facilitated by Ernie Ginsler, will discuss ways in which you can become a more effective leader by focus on a few key skills areas:

  • Qualities and behaviours of leaders
  • Leading change from within an organization
  • Leading through hard times
  • The leader of the board
  • Administrative leadership

Registration Date: Thursday, October 30th, 2009

Please note this webinar is offered as part of the OHCC Leadership Training Series.

Specialist, eHealth Promotion, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario


Toronto, Ontario
Deadline November 4, 2009

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario

Position Description

Position: Specialist, eHealth Promotion
Reports to: Manager, Consumer eHealth
Department: Research, Advocacy and Health Promotion
Status: Contract, Full-Time

Role Definition:

The Specialist, eHealth is responsible for many coordination and customer service aspects of two different HSFO on-line health promotion businesses. Those two roles are:

1. Online self-management programs

South Asians and Sexual Health: Challenges, Barriers and Opportunities Related to Promotion, Access and Delivery of Programs, Services and Initiatives


Toronto, Ontario
October 27, 2009

1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Fairview District Library, Meeting Room A, (4th Floor), 35 Fairview Mall Drive

The Council of Agencies Serving South Asians (CASSA) is hosting this roundtable discussion. Refreshments will be served. The outcomes of the roundtable will inform the next steps for CASSA

Space is limited! Please RSVP Mya Vijendran at by October 20th.

Consultant Nutrition Promotion, City of Toronto


Toronto, Ontario
Deadline October 26, 2009

File Reference #: X9CSA18726

This is an exciting time to join the City of Toronto, Canada's largest city and home to a diverse population of approximately 2.6 million people. Dedicated to prosperity, opportunity and a high quality of life for all its residents, in the last three years alone the Toronto public service has won more than 70 awards for quality, innovation and efficiency in delivering public services. Make your contribution to our Public Health Division and join us as a Consultant Nutrition Promotion.

Public Health Nurse, Eastern Ontario Health Unit


Eastern Ontario
No deadline noted


  • Permanent Full-Time Position in Cornwall and Winchester
  • Temporary Full-Time positions in Cornwall, Winchester, Hawkesbury and Rockland
  • Permanent Part-Time Positions in Cornwall and Winchester

Salary: $29.11 to $38.20 hourly plus 12% in lieu of benefits plus 6% in lieu of vacation.

Description of Job:

The incumbent will be responsible for various initiatives within the Family Health and the infectious Diseases programs.


Black Community Outreach Co-ordinator, Black Community Advisory Council, United Way of Peel Region

Mississauga, Ontario
Deadline October 23, 2009

Position Profile

Job Title: Black Community Outreach Co-ordinator
Contract Term: 1 Year Part time Contract (renewable up to 2 years)
Reporting to: Assistant Director, Community Investment
Location: United Way of Peel Region (UWPR)

Primary Focus: To engage and cultivate a relationship with members of the Black community and United Way of Peel Region.

Major Responsibilities:


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