Public Health Core Competency Development

BC Opportunities

Interprofessional Continuing Education – UBC

Conferences, workshops, courses. Large focus on wellness / health related issues. See: http://www.interprofessional.ubc.ca/

BC Academic Health Council – BC Practice Education

Practice-based learning. Practicum / mentorship experience. Health sciences placement network of BC. Education planning / strategies. See: http://www.bcahc.ca/ & http://practiceeducation.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=frontpage&Itemid=1

Vancouer Island Health Authority – Professional Development

Interprofessional education. Mentorship. New graduate transition program. See: http://www.viha.ca/professional_practice/  

Graduate Programs in Public Health

Graduate programs in public health in BC can be found in the following online listing: http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/php-psp/master_of_php-eng.php

PPTs, Workshops

A Partnership Between The Interior Health Authority and City of Kelowna – Innovations and actions – Louise Robert-Taylor and Pam Moore Download PDF Blow It Up and Start Again! A radical approach to re-orienting health services – Trevor Hancock Download PDF Patient Engagement: Transforming the way we do business – Peter Toppings, Impact BC, health…

PPTs and Notes, Oral Presentations

Envisioning Change: women’s lived experiences of substance use and mental health in northern BC through photography – Hilary McGregor and Sarah de Leeuw NOTES Download PDF Social Primary Health Care- A model for reaching the “Hard to Reach” & improving the health of disadvantaged communities- Rita Koutsodimos and Kate Hodgson NOTES Download PDF Community Belonging…