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We offer a directory of upcoming conferences, courses and other continuing education opportunities related to environmental health practice and policy. We also welcome input regarding any upcoming events of relevance to the environmental health community not listed here.
Events are described in their applicable language(s).
Apr 27 2017
at 10:00 EDT Topics: Equity, Practices and Procedures Location Type: In Person Location: Montreal, QC
Organisée par Daniel Weinstock et Christine Loignon du Réseau de recherche en santé populations du Québec (RRSPQ), cette journée regroupera des acteurs issus de différents milieux dans un cadre convivial et décontracté. Cette journée fournira une opportunité d'échange et de réflexion collective sur les inégalités sociales en santé. En réunissant des chercheurs, représentants des milieux...
Apr 27 2017
at 12:00 EDT Topics: Climate, Practices and Procedures, Risk Analysis Location Type: Online
This presentation describes the updated recommended core content for sun safety messages in Canada. It will review the evidence and process used to achieve consensus on key facts and recommended protective action statements (e.g., shade, clothing, sunscreen and eye protection) for public education. It is based on a paper published in the Canadian Journal of Public Health (2016; vol 107, no 4-5...
May 17 2017
at 13:00 EDT Topics: Air, Indoor Air, Practices and Procedures, Seniors' Environmental Health Location Type: Online
Please join Dr. Susan Snelling and Mr. Daniel Fong (MPH, CPHI(C)) for a practice-oriented discussion of how public health professionals can adapt information and implement and evaluate policy change. This webinar draws on the National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools (NCCMT) seven-step process for evidence-informed public health, with a focus on the process by which research evidence...
May 18 2017
at 09:00 PDT Topics: Emergency Preparedness, Practices and Procedures, Risk Analysis Location Type: Online
This presentation will provide an overview of the emergency management domain in British Columbia with a focus on the role of the provincial government agency Emergency Management BC (EMBC) as it relates to the many (non) government organizations. This will come together in a short review of existing legislation and higher level government plans that establish the roles of many agencies and how...
Jun 06 2017
Public Health 2017 is the national forum where public health professionals, researchers, policy-makers, academics, students and trainees come together to strengthen efforts to improve health and well-being, share the latest research and information, promote best practices and advocate for public health issues and policies grounded in research. Who Should Attend? Anyone who is interested in...
Nov 05 2017
The Canadian Institute of Public Health Inspectors (CIPHI) - BC Branch and Vancouver Coastal Health Authority will jointly host the 83rd CIPHI Annual Education Conference at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel in Richmond, BC. this education conference will focus on current and emerging environmental public health issues and explore innovative ways to safeguard public health. More information...