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Various Positions, North West LHIN


Thunder Bay, Ontario
Deadline December 2, 2012

The North West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) is one of the 14 LHINs in the Province of Ontario with a mandate to plan, integrate, fund and manage performance of LHIN funded health service providers. Recently the responsibilities and accountabilities of the North West LHIN were expanded and as a result we are excited to recruit new positions to join the talented team in Thunder Bay, Ontario.

The North West LHIN is seeking individuals for the following positions:

Public Health Nurse, Health Protection Services - Communicable Disease Control Services, Region of Halton


Oakville, Ontario
Deadline November 30, 2012

Department: Health
Location: Health Protection Services - Communicable Disease Control Services
Position: Public Health Nurse
Salary Range:    $35.36 - $43.51 per hour  (ONA)

Note: Applicants will be considered for interviews based on the information provided in their application to the Region of Halton including a current resume and cover letter. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration will be contacted.

Building Resilience in Parents & Children, Healthy Start, Healthy Future


Markham, Ontario
November 28, 2012

Daytime and evening sessions available
Delta Markham Hotel, 50 East Valhalla Drive, Markham (Hwy 7/Hwy 404)

Cross cultural conference for parents, caregivers and professionals

Healthy Start, Healthy Future, the not-for-profit organization that runs the successful Life With A Baby (LWAB) program is holding a one day conference entitled Building Resilience in Parents and Children.

Chanchlani Global Health Research Lecture


Hamilton, Ontario
November 27, 2012

4:00-5:30 p.m., MDCL 1105

The Chanchlani Global Health Research Award was created by the Chanchlani Family and McMaster University  in 2012 to recognize a leading scholar in the area of Global Health.

Presentations by the inaugural Chanchlani Research Award recipients:

  • Madhukar Pai, MD, PhD, The Freakonomics of TB control in India
  • Nitika Pant Pai, MD, MPH, PhD, Point-of-care tests for HIV: innovation, energy and impact

Reception will follow in the MDCL Atrium.

New Report--Our Words. Our Health. OWHN


Diverse women across Ontario have spoken out about the issues that impact their health and the health of their families and communities and they want to be included in the process to improve women’s overall health.

They want health professionals, policy and decision-makers to listen to what they have said and work  together to ensure Ontario’s health research, information, education and services meet women’s needs.


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