• The key role of health equity in addressing the climate crisis and other environmental risks

    Event Date: Wednesday, September 20, 2023 - 12:00
    Time: 12:00-1:00 pm
    Cost: Free
    Event description:

    Climate change is a significant and growing driver of health inequities even here in Canada. However, there are cost-effective ways for primary health care organizations to mitigate the inequitable impacts of climate change on the health of their clients and communities.


    Our guest presenters are Mariya Bezgrebelna and Sean Kidd, scientists whose research explores the intersections of climate change, health, and equity. In this webinar, they will clearly describe the links between the impacts of climate change and other social and structural determinants of health, demonstrating how climate change intersects with and compounds them.

  • Data Governance Network Webinar

    Event Date: Tuesday, September 19, 2023 - 13:00
    Time: 1pm - 2pm
    Cost: Free
    Event description:

    Join the Indigenous Primary Health Care Council (IPHCC)  for an insightful webinar, Unpacking the Pillars of the IPHCC Data Governance Framework, to delve into the complexities of the IPHCC Data Governance Framework, understanding its vision, principles, and structural elements. Designed for a one-hour deep dive, this session provides stakeholders with a detailed perspective on the framework and its importance for Indigenous data governance in Ontario. A draft list of indicators to support the implementation of the framework will also be shared.

  • Seasonal Influenza Immunization 2023-2024

    Event Date: Tuesday, September 19, 2023 - 12:00
    Time: 12-1 pm
    Cost: Free
    Event description:

    The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) is hosting the moderated webinar to discuss the NACI recommendations on seasonal influenza vaccine use for the 2023-24 season. The webinar will address the role of health care providers in vaccine uptake and will include an overview of the antiviral treatment of influenza. Participants will also have the opportunity to ask questions. Learn more and register here.

  • Challenging Structural Substance Use Stigma In Person Pilot Workshop

    Event Date: Tuesday, September 19, 2023 - 09:00
    Time: 9am - 4pm
    Cost: Free
    Event description:

    CPHA’s Normalizing Conversations project team has partnered with CAPSA to develop a workshop titled “Challenging Structural Substance Use Stigma” for health and social service providers. Over the last few months, CPHA and CAPSA have worked with community partners across Canada to pilot this workshop online. We are excited to invite those in the Ottawa area to attend our first in-person session! Join CPHA and CAPSA for an in-person pilot workshop on September 19th, 2023, from 9 am to 4 pm (EDT).

  • Office Hours: Support for your Community Health & Wellbeing Week planning

    Event Date: Thursday, September 14, 2023 - 12:00
    Time: 12-1 pm
    Cost: Free
    Event description:

    Are you looking for support with your organization's Community Health & Wellbeing Week activities? Want to bounce some ideas off someone or ask a question? New to all this and want to understand what the Week is all about?

    We've got you! Drop into our Zoom Room on September 14 between 12:00 and 1:00 pm. 

  • 8th Annual Privacy Officers’ PLE - VIRTUAL

    Event Date: Monday, September 11, 2023 - 17:15
    Time: 9:00 am
    Cost: Please check the registration link
    Event description:

    8th Annual Privacy Officers’ PLE - VIRTUAL

    Privacy in Healthcare – What is new?

    Oct 2 - 6, 2023

    Via ZOOM


  • Citizen-backed evidence – Engaging citizens in providing evidence synthesis and support

    Event Date: Wednesday, August 30, 2023 - 08:30
    Time: 8:30 am - 9:30 am
    Cost: Free
    Event description:

    Imagine that citizens had the opportunity to work in partnership with the very groups that government policymakers, organizational leaders and professionals rely on for evidence synthesis and support. Join our August 30 webinar as we examine ways of engaging citizens in evidence synthesis and support, with examples drawn from around the globe. 

  • Research Spotlight Webinar: Women’s experiences in injectable opioid agonist treatment programs in Vancouver, Canada

    Event Date: Monday, August 21, 2023 - 15:00
    Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm
    Cost: Free
    Event description:

    How do social and structural factors impact women’s engagement with Injectable opioid agonist treatment (iOAT)? Guest presenters Samara Mayer and Jules Chapman will draw from a qualitative study of iOAT programs in Vancouver to explore this question. Presented by the National Safer Supply Community of Practice. 

  • Promoting Vaginal Health to Reduce Risk of HIV in ACB WomXn

    Event Date: Friday, August 18, 2023 - 10:00
    Time: 10 am - 2 pm
    Cost: Free
    Event description:

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  • OSSU 2023 Annual Research Day

    Event Date: Wednesday, August 16, 2023 - 15:15
    Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Cost: Free
    Event description:

    The day will highlight what is new in data access, hear further conversations around how Ontario continues to navigate within a learning health system and hear a patient experience panel share their thoughts. 

    This is a hybrid online/in-person event. The in-person component has reached capacity and registration for it has been closed. Registration for the online component is open at the link below.