Tag: policy

Policy, Practice and Research – Creating Positive Change When: June 2 – 3, 2015 Where: Edmonton, AB This conference is co-hosted by AAWEAR and Streetworks, and organized by the Harm Reduction agencies throughout Alberta. Our plenary speakers include Dr. Carl Hart (Columbia University), Donald MacPherson (Canadian Drug Policy Coalition), and Dr. Ken Tupper (UBC). The… Read more »

Deadline for applications: Tuesday, November 18, 2014       CPHA is accepting submissions for abstracts to be presented at Public Health 2015. You may submit a maximum of two abstracts as Presenting Author. Abstracts are used to share information of value to conference participants and may be presented in the form of an Oral, Poster or… Read more »

Engaging people who use drugs in policy and program development: A review of the literature Authors: Lianping Ti1, Despina Tzemis, and Jane A Buxton Published in: Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy ABSTRACT Health policies and programs are increasingly being driven by people from the community to more effectively address their needs. While a large… Read more »