You Say Tomato... : Problem Framing in Public Policy - Summer Institute 2012
In this workshop, Val Morrison took a closer look at the concept of framing as it has been used in the social sciences to examine possibilities for intersectoral collaborations in public health.
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The frames that people and organizations use in approaching various problems have significant impact on how they will define those problems and what kinds of solutions they will propose. In some cases, the frames used by different organizations can make collaboration challenging at best. This interactive workshop offered suggestions for deepening the understanding of frames and learning to use them in public health partnerships.

You Say Tomato... : Problem Framing in Public Policy 
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The National Collaborating Centres for Public Health (NCCPH) 2012 Summer Institute was held on May 15-16, 2012 in Kelowna, B.C.

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