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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).
Sep 20 2017
at 12:30 PDT Topics: Air, Contaminants and Hazards, Forest Fires, Outdoor Air Location Type: Online
This webalogue will explore the complex implications of wildfires for the ecosocial determinants of health, exemplified by experiences of recent wildfire events in the NWT and BC. Consideration of wildfire impacts on public health will be explored in relation to environment, social and cultural impacts, with consideration of impacts on communities, wildfire and ecosystems. The session will...
Sep 21 2017
The annual CIPHI AB Fall Workshop. This year's event will be held in Fort McMurray on Sept 21 and 22, 2017. More information to follow.
Sep 28 2017Contaminants and Hazards, Communicable & Infectious Diseases, Recreational Water, Water Location Type: Online
The NCCEH eJournal Club is a series of informal hour-long sessions discussing and appraising articles relating to environmental health. Active participation is encouraged. Although these sessions are directed at public health inspectors, anyone interested in a given topic is more than welcome to take part. Remote viewing instructions are available on the Eventbrite registration page. Title of...
Sep 28 2017Equity, Practices and Procedures Location Type: Online
Join us for a discussion of how participating in a collective impact initiative can deepen public health’s commitment to community engagement and health equity. This webinar will be of interest to anyone looking to learn more about working with community to make change; however, we recommend you read Collective Impact 3.0 from the Tamarack Institute before attending, or watch the video in which...
Oct 01 2017
Location Type: In Person Location: Brampton, ON
The 2017 CIPHI Annual Educational Conference will focus on the theme of Courage. Each day of the three day conference will highlight a different stream: the courage to lead, to connect and to innovate. Courage in public health practice is critical if we are to get from where we are today, to where we want to be tomorrow. As public health officials, we seek the courage to recognize opportunity,...
Oct 03 2017
at 12:00 EDT Topics: Practices and Procedures Location Type: Online
This presentation will share the findings of 10 Action Research projects that demonstrate effective strategies to strengthen evaluation capacity building (ECB) in Ontario Public Health Units (PHUs). As part of an ongoing Locally Driven Collaborative Project (LDCP), 10 PHUs were recruited by the research team to test promising evaluation capacity building strategies within their units. This...
Oct 12 2017
Location Type: In Person Location: Winnipeg, MB
The workshop will be held on Thursday October 12, 2017 at the Viscount Gort Hotel, located at 1670 Portage Ave in Winnipeg.
Oct 27 2017
at 09:00 ADT Topics: Aboriginal Environmental Health, Equity, Practices and Procedures Location Type: Online and In Person Location: Halifax, NS
What would a different conversation about the relationship between race, place, and the environment in Aboriginal and African Nova Scotian communities look like? How can we engage in a more inclusive conversation about the social justice dimensions of the environment? How can we best acknowledge the links between environmental racism, climate change, climate justice, justice-based transition to...
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...