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Webinar – Online Course: An Introduction to Public Health Ethics
In this webinar, co-presented by the NCCHPP and the NCCMT, we discussed how the NCCHPP's online course in public health ethics was developed and then we offered an overview of its content. Then in order to illustrate its relevance and utility for the public health sector, a health professional discussed the ethical challenges she has faced in professional practice, as well as her experience in taking the NCCHPP's online course.
January 2021. Description.
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Date
Wednesday January 27 2021, 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. EST
Speakers

Michael Keeling
Scientific Advisor, National Collaborating Centre for Healthy Public Policy (NCCHPP)

Laurel Burton
Healthy Settings Advisor, Northern Health

Hailey Morton
Project Officer, Canadian Public Health Association

Facilitator    
Kristin Read
Research Coordinator, National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools (NCCMT)
Description

We will introduce the NCCHPP's online course in public health ethics, including its development and an overview of its content. We will then pass the microphone to a health professional who will discuss the ethical challenges she has faced in professional practice, as well as her experience in taking the course.

By the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Understand how an ethical perspective can inform decision making
  • Describe some of the main elements of the online course
  • See how the knowledge and practical skills in applied ethics offered by the course may be put to use in professional practice.
Presentation


Webinar – Online Course: An Introduction to Public Health Ethics
20 slides
980 K

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To learn more about our online course An Introduction to Public Health Ethics, click here.

For any question or comment, send us an email at: ncchpp@inspq.qc.ca.

The production of the NCCHPP website has been made possible through a financial contribution from the Public Health Agency of Canada.