The NCCHPP and the Partenariats et expertises transversales (partnerships and cross-cutting expertises) unit of the Institut national de santé publique du Québec (INSPQ) organized a seminar on the evaluation of health impact assessments (HIAs).
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The NCCHPP's Thierno Diallo published a blog article on health impact assessment (HIA) entitled, Incorporating Health in Urban Planning: Québec City Case Study. This article was created with the support of the National Collaborating Centre for Environmental Health (NCCEH).
November 2019. Description.
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Pascale Mantoura, Scientific Advisor at the NCCHPP, participated in the Health Promotion World Conference of the International Union for Health Promotion and Education (IUHPE) held in Rotorua, New Zealand, in April 2019. She offered a symposium on promoting population mental health in collaboration with experts Margaret M. Barry and Janet Fanslow.
November 2019. Description.
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The National Collaborating Centre for Healthy Public (NCCHPP) organized a Pan-Canadian meeting on Health in All Policies (HiAP) in partnership with the Public Health Agency of Canada and the ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux du Québec (MSSS – Québec's ministry of health and social services). This meeting was held on October 9, 2019, in Québec City and brought together about 30 participants affiliated with federal and provincial governments, regional health authorities, Indigenous organizations, and universities from across Canada.
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The NCCHPP's Val Morrison offered a plenary session on Wicked Problems and Health Equity, with Dr. Marjorie MacDonald at the Public Health Association of British Columbia (PHABC) 2019 Annual Conference, on November 15.
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The PHESC team has recently launched a self-paced online course! The 3 hour course, entitled Designing and Implementing Population Health Interventions, provides an overview of what to consider when designing, implementing and evaluating population health interventions. It links to many existing trainings and resources available that delve into topics in more detail.
October 2019. Description.
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This webinar discussed the evaluation of an HIA process. It was offered in French only.
October 2019. Description.
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This document presents the characteristics of a policy brief and the elements to consider when writing one. It also offers a selection of guides for writing policy briefs.
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This webinar looked into policy briefs as tools for sharing knowledge with policy makers: their effectiveness, their possible forms, and how to produce them. It was held on June 19, 2019.
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On May 1, 2019, Thierno Diallo from the NCCHPP contributed to a panel discussion at a symposium entitled "Building a Collaborative Environment: Bridging Disciplines of Public Health and Planning". The symposium was held at the Public Health 2019 Conference of the Canadian Public Health Association in Ottawa from April 30 to May 2, 2019.
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Free Online Course - Health Impact Assessment, step by step
Discover the new NCCHPP free online course on Health Impact Assessment (HIA)!   HIA is a structured and innovative approach to inform decision makers about the potential impacts of a project, program or policy on the health and well-being of populations. Registration is now open!
April 2019. Description. Registration.
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