Presentations and workshops at Public Health 2016

The NCCs for Public Health are pleased to participate in the Public Health 2016 program by leading and/or contributing to several sessions. Don’t miss the opportunity to meet NCC staff and learn about recent work! Learn more about Public Health 2016 here. 

Monday, June 13

15:30 – 17:00

  • NCCAH: Geography, land, and environment as determinants of Indigenous peoples’ health and well-being in Canada (Symposium- Chestnut west, Mezzanine level)
  • NCCDH: Health promotion: passing the torch to the next generation (Symposium - Sheraton hall A, Lower concourse)
  • NCCDH: How can we contain health costs and improve health equity? (Symposium - Maple room, Mezzanine level)

17:00 – 20:00

  • Making connections: The NCCs for Public Health networking dinner

Tuesday, June 14

12:00 – 13:30

  • Networking lunch with exhibitors (Grand ballroom, Lower concourse)

13:30 – 15:00

  • NCCAH and NCCEH: Integrating Indigenous community planning into a healthy built environment (Symposium -Sheraton hall A, Lower concourse)
  • NCCHPP: Policy approaches to reducing health inequalities (Workshop - Osgoode ballroom, East lower concourse)

15:30 – 17:00 

  • NCCs for Public Health: Success and lessons learned about knowledge translation and social media strategies: ten years on (Collaborator session - Sheraton hall B, Lower concourse)
  • NCCDH: Intersectionality and health equity: exploring an evidence-based framework for influencing intersecting systems of power (World café - Sheraton hall C, Lower concourse)
  • NCCDH: Advocacy for health equity: understanding how power informs our advocacy work and helps us advocate effectively (World café - Sheraton hall C, Lower concourse)

17:00 – 18:30

  • Networking reception with exhibitors (Grand ballroom, Lower concourse)

 Wednesday, June 15 

8:30 – 10:00

  • NCCDH: Health equity, social justice and the racialization of Canadian society (Grand ballroom, Lower concourse)

12:00 – 13:30

  • Networking lunch with exhibitors (Grand ballroom, Lower concourse

14:00 – 15:30

  • NCCAH: A call to action: pathways to First Nations, Inuit and Métis health equity in Canada (Symposium – Maple room, Mezzanine level)
  • NCCDH: Doing health equity work using a collective impact approach, (Symposium – VIP room, Concourse level)
  • NCCMT: Making friends with systematic reviews: Be comfortable with assessing the quality of reviews & interpreting forest plots in 90 minutes! (Workshop – Birchwood ballroom, Mezzanine level)

15:30 – 17:30

  • Networking with poster presenters (Sheraton Hall E & F, Lower concourse)
    • NCCID, Poster 32: Getting a grippe on influenza
    • NCCDH, Poster 119: Making connections and sharing knowledge on the social determinants of health through social media: A survey of public health professionals
    • NCCMT, Poster 120: Are online learning resources effective to build capacity for evidence-informed decision making?

Thursday, June 16

9:00 – 10:30

  • NCCDH: Collaborating for health equity: Building organizational capacity; Framing for action; Using health equity assessments; Using a network approach (World café, Sheraton hall C, Lower concourse)

11:00 – 12:30

  • NCCHPP: How can I choose a public health ethics framework that is suited to my practical needs? (Workshop, Willow west & centre, Mezzanine level)

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