Leadership Centre

Supporting leadership capacity building within Ontario.

Leadership Centre website

Enhancing leadership competencies, facilitating thoughtful discussion and examination of leadership issues for public health professionals.

Visit site

Community Food Advisor

Promoting safe and nutritious food selection, preparation and storage practices.

Community Food Advisor website

Community Food Advisors work in their community to improve and promote safe and healthy food selection, preparation, and storage practices.

Visit site

Public Health and You

Your questions about public health answered...all in one place.

Public Health and You website

Learn about why public health plays a vital role in ensuring the health of communities across Ontario!

Visit site

Ontario Public Health Association

Committed to improving the health of Ontarians.

OPHA website

Since 1949, OPHA has served as a catalyst for development in the Public Health sector.

Visit site

Nutrition Resource Centre

Credible public health nutrition at your fingertips.

Nutrition Resource Centre website

Strengthening the capacity of health professionals across all care settings and in all communities across Ontario.

Visit site
Contact Us

SHIFT - Enhancing the Health of Ontarians: A Call to Action for Preconception Health & Care

SHIFT - Enhancing the Health of Ontarians: A Call to Action for Preconception Health & Care

What: Webinar
When: May 20, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM
This webinar will discuss the importance of preconception health as part of reproductive health, with an overview of the comprehensive position paper released by OPHA entitled “SHIFT - Enhancing the Health of Ontarians: A Call to Action for Preconception Health & Care” and exploring how to move forward.





Outline:
  • Overview of the OPHA Reproductive Health Workgroup
  • What is preconception health and why is it important?
  • The current strategies for preconception health in Ontario
  • The 4 I’s in a Call to Action for preconception health
  • Next steps – where do we go from here?




Presenters:
 
Mary Ann Gatbonton, Public Health Nurse, Toronto Public Health
Jen Matos, Public Health Nurse, Durham Region Health Department
Caroline Shaw, Public Health Nurse, Halton Region Health Department





Links:
 
SHIFT - Enhancing the Health of Ontarians: A Call to Action for Preconception Health Promotion and Care

Shift: A Call for Action for Preconception Health Promotion and Care (Video)

 

Upcoming events

SickKids Inaugural Mindfulness Research Symposium
Open House Waakebiness-Bryce Institute for Indigenous Health
Lean Sigma White Belt Workshop
Lean Sigma Yellow Belt Workshop