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Champions for Change: Leading a Backbone Organization for Collective Impact, Tamarack


Calgary, Alberta
April 15-17, 2015

C4CChampions for Change is an advanced training offered by the Tamarack Institute in collaboration with FSG Social Impact Consultants.

Plenary sessions and workshops will be led by John Kania and Fay Hanleybrown of FSG, as well as Liz Weaver and Paul Born from the Tamarack Institute. Topics that will be presented include:

Deeply understanding the roles and impact strategies of the backbone organization

Global Health & Innovation Conference, Unite for Sight


New Haven, Connecticut
March 28-29, 2015

The Global Health & Innovation Conference (#GHIC) is the world's leading and largest global health conference as well as the largest social entrepreneurship conference, with 2,200 professionals and students from all 50 states and more than 55 countries. This must-attend, thought-leading conference convenes leaders, changemakers, and participants from all sectors of global health, international development, and social entrepreneurship.

Evaluating Community Impact: Capturing and Making Sense of Outcomes, Tamarack


Toronto, Ontario
February 23-25, 2015

Liz Weaver and Mark Cabaj are leading the ever-popular Evaluating Community Impact workshop.

Each year, they carefully incorporate new tools and trends into the curriculum to ensure you are getting the latest and greatest information about how to capture, evaluate and communicate impacts in your community.

Recent upgrades to the Toronto curriculum will include:

Upstream Action: New Approaches for Connecting Politics and Health; MASS LBP, The Wellesley Institute, and Upstream


Toronto, Ontario
February 4, 2015

6:30-8:00 p.m. (EST)
Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael's Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Main Auditorium, 2nd Floor

Do Canadians have a right to good health?

What happens when the biggest barrier to health isn’t a lack of medicine or access to care but income?

Meet three of Canada’s newest physician-activists who are challenging Canadians and their governments to think differently about how we build a healthy society.


Public Health Nurses, Region of Durham


Whitby, Ontario
No deadline noted

Come find a home where exciting and rewarding careers are balanced with your lifestyle.

The Region of Durham, dedicated to maintaining outstanding standards of service, relies on the expertise and commitment of our employees. You would be surprised at the diverse career choices we have to offer! If you seek a career with growth and challenge, where quality and accountability work in tandem with integrity and a responsiveness to change, we welcome you to learn more about us.

Beyond the Break Winter 2015, Osteoporosis Canada and Women’s College Hospital


January 30, 2015

12:00-1:00 p.m. ET

Osteoporosis Canada and Women’s College Hospital have collaborated on the development of an inter-professional education series, “Beyond the Break” presented via telemedicine. Targeted towards health professionals working with people living with osteoporosis, this modular series is designed to provide updates on the latest advances in recognition, diagnosis, treatment and education on osteoporosis.

Public Health Nurse, Community Health Services – School Years Program, Halton Region


Oakville, Ontario
Deadline January 27, 2015

Department: Health
Location: Community Health Services – School Years Program
Position: Public Health Nurse
Salary Range: $36.03 - $44.34 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.


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