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Motherisk Update 2012: Treating Depression, Schizophrenia and Addiction During Pregnancy and Lactation


Toronto, Ontario
May 23, 2012

Sickkids Hospital – Hollywood Theatre, 555 University Avenue

Early bird registration before March 31, 2012:  $125.00
Registration after March 31, 2012:  $150.00

The Motherisk Update 2012 will share the latest, evidence-based information on a treatment of depression, schizophrenia and addiction during pregnancy and lactation.  Delegates can expect to take away new knowledge that will help them provide the best care to their pregnant and breastfeeding patients.

Global Health & Innovation Conference 2012, Unite For Sight, 9th Annual Conference


New Haven, Connecticut, USA
April 21-22, 2012

The Global Health & Innovation Conference is the world's largest global health conference and social entrepreneurship conference.  This must-attend, thought-leading conference annually convenes 2,200 leaders, changemakers, students, and professionals from all fields of global health, international development, and social entrepreneurship. 

Register during January to secure the lowest registration rate.

The conference's confirmed keynote addresses include

"I'm Still Hungry" Child and Family Poverty Workshop on How Service Providers Can Make a Difference, Best Start Resource Centre


North Bay, Ontario
March 28, 2012

Clarion Resort Pinewood Park, 201 Pinewood Park Drive

This interactive workshop is for service providers who work with young children, with parents of young children, or who have the opportunity to influence the health and development of young children.

Leadership, Governance and Community Collaboratives Workshop, Tamarack


Hamilton, Ontario
March 19, 2012

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

Increasingly, communities and organizations are collaborating to solve some of the most complex issues facing them including poverty, newcomer settlement, neighbourhood revitalization and building healthy communities. The Leadership, Governance and Community Collaboratives workshop will focus on the governance challenges of working collaboratively and provide participants with insights and strategies designed to increase effectiveness.

During the workshop, participants will:

Community Dietitian, Health and Social Services, Norfolk County


Simcoe, Ontario
Deadline February 9, 2012
Position: Community Dietitian
Department: Health & Social Services
Division: Health Unit
Location: Simcoe
Reports To: Program Coordinator, Population Health
Employee Group: CUPE 4700
Salary: $37.04 ($1 Less For 6 Mos.)
Status: Temporary Full Time (from date of hire to on or about December 15, 2012)
 Only those to be interviewed will be contacted
 Posting #: CUPE 4.12

Senior Coordinator, Smokers’ Helpline, Canadian Cancer Society


Sudbury, Ontario
Deadline February 5, 2012

Every three minutes, another Canadian in faced with fighting cancer. Join the Canadian Cancer Society’s fight against cancer by helping us do everything we can to prevent cancer, save lives and support those living with cancer. You’ll be part of a passionate team determined to change lives and make a difference in the cancer fight.

Contract ending March 2013, Full-time

Job Purpose


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