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This summary of our literature review on the advisors of policy makers focuses on the key lessons for professionals and researchers who wish to share public health knowledge to inform public policy development.
November 2017. Description. Download.  1.2 MB
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Once again, the six NCCs are recognizing the work of graduate students in Canada with knowledge translation awards. The application deadline for these awards is December 12, 2017.
November 2017. Description
Our webinar programming for 2017-2018 is now available! To be kept informed of these upcoming activities, subscribe to our e-bulletin
September 2017.  Description.
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This document, a translation from an original published article, builds on previous work by the NCCHPP and illustrates how the population mental health framework for public health could be implemented in the Québec context. It is the result of a collaboration between Pascale Mantoura from the NCCHPP, Marie-Claude Roberge from the INSPQ and Louise Fournier from the Université de Montréal.
September 2017. Description. Download.  725 K
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Margaret Barry, a renowned expert from the National University of Ireland Galway offered a seminar on promoting population mental health for children and youth on September 13, 2017, in Montréal.
August 2017.  Description. PPT Presentation  Recording (from the IRSPUM website)
The NCCHPP's Florence Morestin delivered this presentation on June 13, 2017 in Ottawa, as part of a workshop for starting investigators hosted by the Institute of Population and Public Health.
June 2017. Description. Download  662 K
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The NCCHPP's Florence Morestin delivered this presentation at the 3rd annual Applied Public Health Chairs meeting, in Ottawa on June 15, 2017.
June 2017. Description. Download  421 K
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The National Collaborating Centre for Healthy Public Policy is pleased to announce the promotion of Olivier Bellefleur to the position of Administrative and Scientific Lead.
June 2017. Description.
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The NCCHPP's François Gagnon delivered this presentation on May 30, 2017 in Montréal, as part of an event hosted by the Fondation Lucie et André Chagnon.
May 2017. Description. Download  584 K
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The NCCHPP's Michael Keeling and Olivier Bellefleur offered a 90-minute workshop at the Ontario Public Health Convention, on March 31, 2017.
April 2017. Description. PPT  1.1 MB
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The NCCHPP's Val Morrison offered a 90-minute workshop at the Ontario Public Health Convention, on March 31, 2017.
April 2017. Description. PPT  1.2 MB
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This briefing note clarifies the relationships between healthy public policies (HPPs), mental health promotion and reducing inequalities in the mental health of children and youth.
March 2017. Description. Download.  1.9 MB
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This document explores the social determinants of health and the social determinants of health inequalities.
March 2017. Description. Download.  982 K
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The advisors of policy makers play an important role in public policy development and in determining whether and how scientific knowledge is used during this process. This literature review explores their role and proposes avenues for reflection for public health actors who wish to share knowledge with them.
Updated in November 2017. Description. Download.  862 K
Tips for making the most of the proposed avenues for reflection  613 K
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In this document, we discuss the ins and outs of municipal norms concerning the implementation of raised crosswalks and continuous sidewalks for the promotion of environments conducive to safe active travel.
March 2017. Description. Download.  944 K
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In this document, we will discuss the challenges relating to the efforts to promote safe active travel in the context of an aging population, and we will outline a few courses of action.
March 2017. Description. Download.  663 K
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This briefing note summarizes emerging needs with regards to population mental health in Canada and identifies orientations to support the Canadian public health workforce in this field.
March 2017. Description. Download.  779 K
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This briefing note proposes a portrait of the context, stakeholders and initiatives that support public health action in population mental health in Canada.
March 2017. Description. Download.  657 K
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François Gagnon, NCCHPP's and INSPQ's Research Officer, offered a webinar on the concern for the public health community regarding the commercialization and the promotion of cannabis use, as Canada moves toward legalization. This webinar presented by the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) in collaboration with the Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA) took place on April, 19 2017.
March 2017. Description.
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The Centre's Olivier Bellefleur offered a presentation on paternalism in public health on January 18 2017 at the public health unit of Québec's Montérégie region.
March 2017.  Description. PPT  1.2 MB..
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This online training course on public policy analysis is now being offered for free. 
Updated in March 2017. Description.
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The production of the NCCHPP website has been made possible through a financial contribution from the Public Health Agency of Canada.