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  • Jan 27 2021

    EPA Tools & Resources Webinar: Effectiveness of Medical and Cloth Masks for COVID-19 Protection

    at 12:00 PDT Topics: COVID-19 Location Type: Online

    Despite wide-spread adoption of face mask use for personal protection and to help stop the spread of COVID-19, there is little or no public information available on the performance and efficacy of different types of masks or modifications on existing face coverings. Important questions, such as which type of mask to buy or make, what modifications can be made to disposable medical-grade surgical…

  • Jan 28 2021

    CCNPPS Formation en ligne: Introduction à l'éthique en santé publique

    at 01:00 EDT Topics: Location Type:

    Dans le cadre de ce webinaire, nous vous présenterons d’abord brièvement le processus de développement de la formation en plus de vous donner un aperçu de son contenu. Nous passerons ensuite la parole à un professionnel de la santé publique qui évoquera certains des défis éthiques auxquels elle a été confrontée dans sa pratique professionnelle, ainsi que son expérience avec le cours en ligne du…

  • Jan 28 2021

    Reducing the Health Impacts of the Nitrogen Problem (5 session workshop)

    at 02:30 EDT Topics: Location Type: Online

    Nitrogen is a widely-used, essential input to crop production. In many regions of the United States, nitrogen from farms has leaked into drinking water and caused adverse health impacts. These health impacts include methemoglobinemia, a condition that inhibits the blood’s ability to carry oxygen around the body. This workshop hosted by the Environmental Health Matters Initiative (EHMI) will…

  • Feb 02 2021

    ESEHD Workshop - The Interplay Between Environmental Exposures and Mental Health Outcomes

    at 07:00 PDT Topics: Location Type: Online

    There is growing evidence that the environment can play an important role in mental health—yet research into the effects of environmental stressors rarely focuses on behavioral and mental health outcomes. This virtual workshop will bring together experts in mental health and environmental health research to explore emerging research on the relationship, harmful or beneficial, between…

  • Feb 03 2021

    NCCID Webinar - Innovative public health messaging on COVID-19 and Indigenous Peoples

    at 10:00 PDT Topics: COVID-19 Location Type:

    This session, Innovative public health messaging on COVID-19 and Indigenous Peoples, brings together expert speakers who work in regional and national Indigenous organizations across Canada, including: Regional Chief Marlene Poitras and Regional Chief Kevin Hart, Assembly of First Nations Patricia D'Souza, Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami Tanya Davoren, Métis National Council Jocelyn Formsma,…

  • Feb 04 2021

    EPA Science Training Webinar: ECOTOX Knowledgebase

    at 12:00 PDT Topics: Location Type: Online

    The ECOTOXicology Knowledgebase (ECOTOX) is a publicly available web-based database providing curated single-chemical toxicity data for aquatic life, terrestrial plants, and wildlife. For over 30 years, ECOTOX has curated ecologically-relevant toxicity data to meet the systematic review and data transparency needs of the U.S. EPA for risk assessments and regulatory decisions. Relevant toxicity…

  • Feb 17 2021

    Metro Vancouver Webinar - Managing Emissions from Cannabis Production and Processing

    at 11:30 PDT Topics: Cannabis Location Type: Online

    In 2019, Metro Vancouver engaged with stakeholders on the potential regulatory proposals described in the Proposed Emission Regulation for Cannabis Production and Processing Operations Discussion Paper. The feedback received to date has been compiled to inform the development of efficient management strategies for cannabis production and processing operations. From December 2020 to February 2021…

  • Feb 24 2021

    CCNDS Webinare - L’Outil d’appréciation des effets de l’action intersectorielle locale

    at 02:00 EDT Topics: Location Type: Online

    A propos de ce webinaire L’Outil d’appréciation des effets de l’action intersectorielle locale (https://chairecacis-outilinteractif.org/) est un outil interactif en ligne qui génère de l’information pour apprécier les effets de l’action intersectorielle locale dans les milieux de vie. Écoutez Angèle Bilodeau (École de santé publique de l’Université de Montréal), Marie-Pier St-Louis (Chaire de…

  • Feb 25 2021

    NCCMT Webinar - The Tool for Assessing the Effects of Local Intersectoral Action

    at 02:00 EDT Topics: Location Type: Online

    About This Webinar The Tool for Assessing the Effects of Local Intersectoral Action (https://www.tamarackcommunity.ca/library/assessing-effects-local-intersectoral-action-tool-cacis) is an interactive online tool that uses timeline mapping to support assessment of the impacts of local intersectoral action in living environments. Join Angèle Bilodeau, from the School of Public Health at the…