Health Promotion Ontario Conference

October 18-19, 2016
Canadian Museum of Nature
Ottawa, Ontario

HPO Conference Planning Committee and NCCSDH

HPO Conference Planning Committee and NCCSDH


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Conference Presentations and Community Discussion Sumary

Day 1:

Celebrating 30 years of the Ottawa Charter: Role of civil society in health promotion 6th Global Forum – PEI Declaration – Dr. Mihály Kökény, PhD., Former Minister for Health, (Hungary), Senior Fellow, The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva, Switzerland

Summary of Community Discussion: The Canadian diet and the future of health promotion – Dr. Ketan Shankardass & Janette Leroux

Day 2:

Challenging current paradigms in health and aging: Practical implications for doing health promotion – Janette Leroux, PhD Candidate, Queen University

Pushing the boundaries of public health, schools, municipalities, and community partners to connect to each other and build healthy environments – Rob Pozeg M.Ed., Kendra Willard M.A., Halton Region Health Department

Language and health equity: Developing more linguistically inclusive and diverse work environments, processes and programs – Sophie Wetheimer, PhD,

Youth Engagement in Health Promotion – Rachel Roy, MSc & Adrienne Seabrooke, RN, MEd.,

Engagement, Co-Production, Collaboration and Economics – Michelle Murray, Dr. Barry Bruce and Julie McKercher

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