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September 2019

Whole in One: Six Ways Food Can Transform Cities and Institutions

September 20 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

SFU Faculty of Environment is offering a one-day workshop titled: Whole in One: Six Ways Food Can Transform Cities and Institutions. Date: Friday, September 20, 2019 Time: 9:30AM - 3:00PM (**Lunch included) *Cost: $200.00; $50.00 (We are pleased to offer discounted seats to registered NGOs, community groups and graduate students. Email envp-info@sfu.ca to see if you qualify before you register as we cannot apply the discounts retroactively.) This workshop will outline six ways that food can transform cities and institutions. The day’s activities…

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October 2019

Webinar: Lessons Learned from the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: The Role of Disaster Research Response in Protecting Public Health

October 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Please join us on Wednesday, October 2nd at 10 AM for the next Environmental Health Seminar, is presented in partnership with Health Canada’s Environmental and Radiation Health Sciences Directorate (ERHSD) Seminar series. Environmental disasters such as oil spills, hazardous waste releases and other natural and anthropogenic calamities routinely impact public health, yet researchers and studies often arrive too late to be able to collect valuable data that will help us to better understand the human and environment health impacts and…

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NCCDH Webinar – Implications of Health Inequities for Health Promotion Oct. 31

October 31 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
online webinar

  Please join us on October 31 for this exciting learning opportunity! The National Collaborating Centre for Determinants of Health (NCCDH) and Health Promotion Canada (HPC) are collaborating on a series of webinars to highlight several chapters of the recently released book Health Promotion in Canada 4th edition: New Perspectives on Theory, Practice, Policy, and Research. The goal is to explore how various themes in this book apply to public health action on health equity by pairing the authors’ content with practitioner perspective on application to public health…

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November 2019

PHABC Conference 2019 – Simplifying Complexity: Public Health Approaches & Practice to Complex Systems

November 14 - November 15
The Sutton Place Hotel, 845 Burrard Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 2K6 Canada

The Public Health Association of BC is proud to announce our annual fall conference:   Simplifying Complexity: Public Health Approaches and Practice in Complex Systems Conference & Annual General Meeting November 14th & 15th, 2019 The Sutton Place Hotel Vancouver, BC Full Program Now Available! Click here to view it.   Registration on now, click here to register today!   Once again, the Public Health Association of BC would like to invite everyone to attend our fall conference and annual general meeting,…

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NCCEH Environmental Health Seminar: Cannabis Edibles Roles & Responsibilities in Regional Health Authorities

November 20 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
online webinar

Cannabis Edibles Roles & Responsibilities in Regional Health Authorities Presenter: Carrie Cotton Senior Policy Analyst, Ministry of Health Online webinar   Abstract: On October 17, 2019 the Cannabis Regulations amendments came into force providing rules governing the legal production and sale of edible cannabis, cannabis extracts and cannabis topicals. This presentation provides guidance to regional health authorities on the legislative roles and responsibilities associated with edible cannabis discovered by Environmental Health Officers when conducing food safety inspections under the Food…

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Diabetes Educator Course – Mississauga, ON

November 25 - November 27
Four Points by Sheraton Toronto Airport Mississauga, Ontario Canada

Diabetes Educator Course Four Points by Sheraton Toronto Airport, Mississauga, ON November 25th - 27th, 2019   This comprehensive three-day course is for health professionals who face diabetes in their practice. Through interactive presentations and case-study discussions with a variety of experts, we cover the newest approaches to diabetes management. Our goal is to update your understanding of the complexities of diabetes care, and have you learn effective approaches to educate those affected by diabetes. We will cover the latest…

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