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Call for Nominations: Board of Directors 2021-2023 – Join us Today!

The Public Health Association of British Columbia Board of Directors Call for Nominations Now Accepting Applications for the 2021-2023 Term!!   Want to make a difference in British Columbia? Interested in creating safe, healthy and inclusive communities for all? Want to network with other like-minded individuals and advance the principles of public health in BC?…

We’re seeking members for the Nominations Committee!

We’re seeking members for the Nominations Committee!   The Nominations Committee reviews applications and provides nominations for individuals applying to the PHABC Board of Directors who do not have the requisite two nominators. Committee responsibilities include: Reviewing application forms for potential board members; and Providing nominations for any potential board members whose applications are consistent…

In Memoriam: Dr. C. James Frankish

In Memoriam Dr. C. James Frankish   The Public Health Association of British Columbia was saddened to learn of the passing of our longtime friend, member, and PHABC Merit Award winner Dr. James Frankish. Dr. Frankish had a passion and commitment to the promotion of public health. His distinguished career extended across three universities: the…

Public Health Summer Institute 2021 – Agenda Released!

Public Health Summer Institute 2021 Fake or Fact? Promoting Digital Health Literacy in an Era of New Media and Misinformation June 24th & 25th, 2021     8:45am – 2:00pm PT ONLINE EVENT – TICKETS $50.00+tax Registration is on now: Click Here to Register Agenda Released!     We thought we’d give you a little teaser of…

Joint Report on First Nations Health and Wellness Is Now Available

A groundbreaking joint report from the Office of the Provincial Health Officer and the Office of the Chief Medical Officer is now available. Titled First Nations Population Health and Wellness Agenda (PHWA), it is the fruit of a unique and multi-year partnership between the province and the First Nations Health Authority (FNHA), providing an eagle-eye view of the…