The 2016 Annual Best Start Resource Centre Conference took place from Wednesday February 17th to Friday February 19th at the Hilton Toronto Airport Hotel & Suites. Over the course of the three days, over 600 delegates came together to discuss key issues in maternal and child health, including child discipline, physical activity and the early years, breastfeeding, prenatal education and the health of Indigenous children in Canada. Delegates, including public health nurses, midwives, doulas, physicians, staff from Ontario Early Year’s Centres, breastfeeding supporters, Ontario Healthy Babies Healthy Children staff, social workers and more, came from all across Canada to participate.
Explore the pages of this website to learn more about the topics presented at the conference.
Video is also available for this year’s keynote presentations as well as the session on child discipline.