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Shannon Turner, Our Executive Director Was Awarded Honorary Life Membership Award from the Canadian Public Health Association

Shannon Turner, PHD(c) is an exemplar practitioner scholar and has been a stalwart advocate for public health throughout her career. The promotion of health and social good has been foundational to Shannon’s contributions to policy, research and practice. When Shannon began as President of the Public Health Association of British Columbia, there were only 20…

Volunteer Advisors needed – Vancouver Foundation

Vancouver Foundation Volunteer Advisors needed!   Purpose of Assignment Vancouver Foundation values community-informed decision-making. One of Vancouver Foundation’s most visible activities is making grants that support charitable programs. The role of the Volunteer Advisor is to bring community perspective into grantmaking, to help identify pressing issues and trends, to assess proposals and ensure that the…

The CRD Community Map of Greater Victoria

The CRD Community Map was created to help identify where diverse populations live in the region and what their level of access is to important community assets, including affordable transportation modes and community facilities. Local residents may be most interested in community facilities and transportation routes. Planners and service providers may also want to access…

Online Professional Development courses – Register now for September 2017

Explore what the Population Health Data Analysis Certificate (PHDA) can do for your career Designed for health or social sciences professionals, the PHDA provides an excellent opportunity to revitalize your career, earn professional development credits* or get started in a rapidly diversifying field. This unique program offers: * A flexible, fully online format * A…

Summer School 2017: Planetary Health – Healthy Built Environments

Facing a Changing World: Transformative Leadership and Practice   Summer School 2017     The Public Health Association of BC’s 8th annual summer school is only a few days away. During the two day course we will show registrants, through four topic areas, how they can operationalize Transformative Leadership into practice and create innovative changes in…

Summer School 2017: Topic Introductions

PHABC Summer School 2017     Facing a Changing World: Transformative Leadership & Practice   With only 3 weeks left until our annual summer school, ‘Facing a Changing World: Transformative Leadership & Practice,’ we are pleased to share with you introductions to each topic we will be covering. We hope that you are as excited for the…