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OPHEA Conference 2018

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Join OPHEA in Alliston on October 11-12, 2018 for two full days of active learning!  Packed with invaluable experiences, the Ophea conference presents educators from across the field with essential information, teaching tools, and new insights on ways to support the healthy, active living of children and youth.Are you an elementary or secondary teacher, school or school board administrator, public health professional or community leader interested in the health of children and youth? The Ophea conference is here to support your professional learning!

Register at https://www.ophea.net/conferencereg

Ontario Public Health Association’s 2018 Fall Forum - Cannabis in Our Communities

Poster for the OPHA Cannabis Forum

Ontario is currently preparing for the legalization of recreational cannabis. What will this look like for public health and the communities they serve? Join The Ontario Public Health Association’s 2018 Fall Forum on November 14, 2018 in Toronto to explore the changes and join the dialogue about what we will need to know.

Learn more here.

NRC's 2018 Forum - "Unpacking Food Literacy"

Poster for the BRC forum 2018

Growing concerns about unhealthy eating habits, including consuming too many processed foods and beverages, and the lack of food literacy in children, youth and adults has inspired this year’s theme - Unpacking Food Literacy.

Join the NRC Forum 2018 on November 15, 2018 in Toronto as they explore the current state of food literacy, its components, and the latest research and strategies that will help to change behaviours.

Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity to hear from and network with health professionals, service providers, educators, students, researchers, government decision makers and food literacy champions. 

Find out more and register here.

The 8th International Conference on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

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As part of UBC’s Interprofessional Continuing Education, the Call for Abstracts and Advanced Notice for the 8th International Conference on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, being held March 6-9, 2019 at the Westin Bayshore in Vancouver, BC, Canada, has been released.

The Call for Abstracts is open online and the deadline for submissions is September 7, 2018.

For more information, consult http://interprofessional.ubc.ca/initiatives/fasd2019/