Ontario Events

What’s going on in Health Promotion in Ontario?

Current Events

Parks and Recreation Ontario (PRO) is hosting their annual PRO Educational Forum and Trade Show!  This event is for professionals working in parks, recreation, sport, facilities, health, education, culture, and community development.  Attend various sessions and learn more about topics, such as the HIGH FIVE Principles of Healthy Aging, inclusive programming, and engaging your community through a community development planning framework!

Date: March 26 to 29, 2019

Location: Blue Mountain Conference Centre, The Blue Mountains, ON

The Ontario Public Health Convention (TOPHC) is an annual three day conference that increases the knowledge and skills of Ontario’s public health workforce, including those in health promotion roles!  Discover tools and approaches to move knowledge into practice and provide high quality public health service.  Various topics include engagement of our First Nations Communities, environmental carcinogens and exposure risks, promotion of physical activity and physical literacy in youth, and evaluation of health promotion interventions.

Date: March 27 to 29, 2019

Location: Beanfield Centre, Toronto, ON

Don’t miss out on this great continuing education opportunity hosted by the Knowledge Translation Program at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute.  Practicing Knowledge Translation (PKT) is a 5-day workshop, designed for health professionals interested in learning how to apply Knowledge Translation (KT) to put research evidence into practice.

Date: April 8 to 12, 2019

Location:  Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, Toronto, ON

Canadian Public Health Association is hosting their annual Public Health forum 2019.  It is a national forum to improve health and well-being, to share the latest research and information, to promote best practices and to advocate for public health issues and policies grounded in research.

Date: April 30 to May 2, 2019

Location: Shaw Centre, Ottawa, ON