Category: Conferences and Special Events

Changes to the Skills Online Program

      With Winter 2013 registration opening on November 19th, it is important that users be aware of several changes to the Skills Online program. Developed by the Public Health Agency of Canada, the Skills Online program is an award-winning online bilingual program that supports public health practitioners to continue their education and strengthen… Read more »

8th BC Gay Men’s Health Summit

Reconsidering Social Determinants Thursday November 1 & Friday November 2, 2012 Harbour Centre , Simon Fraser University 515 West Hastings Street Vancouver, British Columbia PLEASE REGISTER ONLINE Highlights: Keynote: Defined Body or Defined by my Body? Reconsidering gay men and body image with Dr. David Brennan, Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto Plenary… Read more »

The Certificate in Harm Reduction consists of 117-hours of instruction designed to introduce service providers, administrators and policy makers to the principles, concepts and practices of harm reduction, to provide an opportunity to critically examine examples of harm reduction work; and to become familiar with strategies for mobilizing support for and developing harm reduction programs… Read more »

Grounding Trauma 2013 – A National Conference

A National Conference Grounding Trauma 2013 May 8 & 9, 2013 Alliston, Ontario, Canada Pre-conference May 7: Building Bridges: Linking Woman Abuse, Substance Use And Mental Ill Health “Grounding Trauma 2012 was arguably the best conference I have ever attended, and I have been in the field for 40 year.” Joyce Kahler, RN. North Bay,… Read more »

Do you think of questions to ask your doctor after your appointment? Do you want to use your appointment time more efficiently? Join us for North Shore Women’s Centre Free Monthly Workshop! Thursday, October 11, 2012 6:00om – 8:00pm North Shore Women’s Centre 131 E. 2nd St, North Vancouver For the poster, CLICK HERE

UWW unConference – Join the Daisy Chain

Universities Without Walls is hosting an unConference September 20, 2012. An unConference is the stuff that happens in the corridors of a conference, the quick conversations, the jumpstart plans, only virtual! Plenary presenter Alex Carballo-Diéguez, Ph,D. will speak about Home-based rapid HIV testing followed by six moderated virtual hangout rooms where participants can lurk or… Read more »

Positive Leadership Development Institute Core Training

On the weekend on Nov. 23 – 26 PAN will be hosting another Positive Leadership Development Institute (PLDI) – Core Leadership Training  at Loon Lake. The deadline for applications is Thursday, October 4, 2012 by 4:00pm. What is the Positive Leadership Development Institute? The Positive Leadership Development Institute is a three module training for people… Read more »

Ontario HIV Treatment Network Research Conference

Early Bird Registration The OHTN Research Conference (Nov. 11 – 13, 2012) is less than 90 days away. Don’t miss out on the savings by taking advantage of our early-bird registration. This year’s conference will focus on research that has had tangible outcomes and impacts on the lives of people living with HIV, the need… Read more »

Gay Men’s Health Summit – Call for Submissions Deadline

Deadline for submissions: Friday, September 7, 2012 Reconsidering Social Determinants 8th BC Gay Men’s Health Summit Thursday November 1 & Friday November 2, 2012 Harbour Centre, Simon Fraser University 515 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, British Columbia Call for Submissions: Presentations, Workshops, Video Work, school, media, street: there is no real escape from the arenas of… Read more »

Social Network Analysis for Beginners: An eStudy

Social network analysis has become a commonly employed method to better understand the HIV/AIDS epidemic over the last decade. This eStudy, “Social Network Analysis for Beginners” will provide you with an introduction to social network analysis theories, concepts, and applications within the context of evaluation. Participants will leave with a basic understanding of network concepts, methods, and… Read more »

Meditate For Life Retreat – Friends For Life Fundraiser

Join FFL for their next Meditate For Life mindfulness meditation retreat, As Trees Release Their Autumn Leaves. Date: Sunday, Sept 16th. Time: 10am to 4pm (registration will open at 9:30). Place: The Vancouver Friends For Life Society, 1459 Barclay St. Mindfulness, walking, forgiveness, and lovingkindness meditations Registration is $40.00. Registration includes a vegetarian lunch, tea… Read more »

Invitations were emailed on Tuesday, June 26/12.  Please refer to that email for details about registration for this event. If you did not receive an invitation please speak with the appropriate staff member at your organization for information about attending. PAN 2011-2012 AGM, PHA Forum, ED Forum Tuesday, September 25, 2012 Vancouver Airport Marriott Hotel… Read more »