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Sun, 2008-04-27 23:00
WHO Collaborating Center for Knowledge Translation and Health Technology Assessment in Health Equity The Institute of Population Health at the University of Ottawa A needs-based health technology assessment model is used to provide methods to match the...
Sun, 2008-04-27 23:00
Working with Immigrant Women: Issues and Strategies for Mental Health Professionals addresses the gap between the needs of newcomer women and established structures and practices in Canada's mental health care system. It highlights the intersecting...
Sun, 2008-04-27 23:00
This is a list of BPA Free bottles, BPA Free sippy cups and food/milk storage items. 
Sun, 2008-04-27 23:00
The public incitement of hatred is illegal under the Criminal Code because it’s acknowledged to be a contributing factor in the promotion of violence and discrimination against the target group. And yet, politicians refuse to add the female half of the...
Sun, 2008-04-27 23:00
Following a presentation made by the Canadian Association of Social Workers (CASW) to the Human Resources, Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities (HUMA) parliamentary committee, which began a study late last week into a poverty...
Sun, 2008-04-27 23:00
Prevent Cancer Now highlights need to ban asbestos mining, restrict cosmetic pesticide use and regulate ingredients in personal products April is Cancer Awareness month in Canada and the non-profit organization, Prevent Cancer Now (PCN) wants to make *...
Sun, 2008-04-27 23:00
Smoking related lung diseases such as COPD and lung cancer are major epidemics in women in both developed and developing nations.  This issue of the NET is intended to get that global discussion going—to focus on women’s lungs, smoking and all the other...
Sun, 2008-04-27 23:00
Oct 19-22, 2008 Manila, Philippines   Women and environment experts have raised concern over the absence of women in the discourse and debate on climate change, a global mainstream issue that is currently impacting the entire world. The involvement of...
Sun, 2008-04-27 23:00
The Independent Living Institute launches new version of its Accessible Vacation Home Exchange service.  Swapping homes with other persons with similar needs, in other parts of the world, is a low-cost and practical alternative. You can find out in...
Mon, 2008-04-14 23:00
In the last few years, CRIAW has been engaged in rethinking women’s economic and social justice to find more comprehensive alternatives that address the complex realities of poverty and exclusion. Rethinking Economic and Social Justice: Women Resisting...
Mon, 2008-04-14 23:00
New Report from the Institute for Health for Health Economic This report was prepared in response to a request from the Alberta Mental Health Board to conduct a critical appraisal of the literature on the validity and reliability of various risk...
Mon, 2008-04-14 23:00
New from Statistics Canada: A new study published in Health Reports provides the first national picture of health care use by sexual orientation. It shows that the use of health care services differs depending on self-identified sexual preference.  The...
Mon, 2008-04-14 23:00
October 5 - 7, 2008  Winnipeg, MB Putting Community in Community HealthLooking In: Working Together (Improving access, Interdisciplinary teams, Cultural responsiveness, Client centred health care) Involving Community (Governance issues, Community...
Mon, 2008-04-14 23:00
Deadline: October 1, 2008  In many nations the economic and political changes associated with increasing economic globalization have been seen as heightening social inequalities with potential negative effects on health outcomes.  This has led to a...
Mon, 2008-04-14 23:00
Deadline: April 30, 2008 Health Canada’s Office of Nutrition Policy and Promotion would like toinform you that the draft recommendations on iron and folate supplementation during pregnancy will be posted on our Web site for comment in the coming weeks....
Mon, 2008-04-14 23:00
An important research project is underway looking at the “Health Needs of Women 45 Years and Older in Northern BC” (anyone living in the Northern Health Authority region is eligible to participate) .  1.  Survey.  Please consider completing our brief...
Mon, 2008-04-14 23:00
We want you! Have you had an abortion?  Would you be willing to have your portrait taken and tell your story? There is still an important need for women's voices to be heard and their stories to be told.  We want to start telling those stories through...
Mon, 2008-04-14 23:00
www.health-evidence.ca is designed to provide quality research evidence to public health decision makers, saving you time by searching, screening, and rating the systematic review evidence to compile it in a free, searchable online registry.
Mon, 2008-04-14 23:00
The Pop Reporter is a weekly e-zine that links to the latest research and news reports on reproductive health and other related issues.
Mon, 2008-04-14 23:00
For over 20 years Health Nexus (formerly the Ontario Prevention Clearinghouse) has been enabling communities to promote health-in Ontario and beyond. At little or no cost, we help organizations and individuals develop and implement prevention and health...