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NCCHPP e-Bulletin - May 2016
Published May 18, 2016.
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The National Collaborating Centre for Healthy Public Policy (NCCHPP) seeks to increase the expertise of public health actors across Canada in healthy public policy through the development, sharing and use of knowledge. Contact us.     
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In the Spotlight this Month - Three Narrated Web Presentations
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These short, introductory PowerPoint presentations run with audio accompaniment. We recently published three new presentations focusing on population mental health, built environment and wicked problems.
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Population Mental Health: What?
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Healthy Public Policies to Shape the Built Environment, Streets and Roads
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Wicked Problems: An Introduction
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The Centre in Action

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The NCCHPP at the 2016 CPHA Annual Conference
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The Centre will present two workshops during the 2016 Canadian Public Health Association's (CPHA's) Annual Conference, to be held from June 13 to 16, 2016, in Toronto.
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Workshop - Policy Approaches to Reducing Health Inequalities
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Workshop -  How Can I Choose a Public Health Ethics Framework that Is Suited to My Practical Needs?

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The NCCHPP at the CHNC 2016 Annual Conference

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Workshop - How to Choose an Ethics Framework for Public Health and Community Health
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In addition to CPHA this year, we will be at the Community Health Nurses of Canada conference on May 31 in St. John's NL, with a workshop in public health and community health ethics. The workshop has been developed for a community health nursing context.
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Our New Publications in the Spotlight 
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Mental Health in the Field of Health Impact Assessment
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This briefing note provides a perspective on current practice of mental health impact assessment of projects, programs or policies.
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Main Types of Needs of the Public Health Workforce for Population Mental Health
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This document is the final report on the main types of needs identified by the broad public health workforce as they relate to population mental health.
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Two-way Cycling on Local, One-way Streets

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This document is part of a series on innovative municipal norms that have the potential to help create environments promoting safe, active transportation. Here, we discuss two-way cycling on local one-way streets.

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Pedestrian Priority Streets

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This document is part of the same series on innovative municipal norms, this time focusing, as the title suggests, on zones that give pedestrians priority to cross the street at any point along the block.

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What's New from the NCCs?
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NCC for Aboriginal Health (NCCAH
An Introduction to the Health of Two-Spirit People: Historical, contemporary and emergent issues
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NCC for Determinants of Health (NCCDH)
 
Common Agenda for Public Health Action on Health Equity
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NCC for Environmental Health (NCCEH)
Understanding the Public Health Implications Concerning Shale Gas Production and Hydraulic Fracturing
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NCC for Infectious Diseases (NCCID
IQ1: Zika Virus and Pregnant Travellers
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NCC for Methods and Tools (NCCMT
Video - What's the Risk? Understanding Absolute and Relative Risk Reduction
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Thank you for reading. As always, we would like to hear your comments on this and all of our work.
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