Search Resources (English): Conference report, Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)

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Inaugural International Institute on Gender and HIV/AIDS: strengthening the connection between practice, policy and research

Reports on the Inaugural International Institute on Gender and HIV/AIDS (IIGHA) held 7-11 June 2004 at the Kopanong Conference Centre in Johannesburg, South Afica.

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Published: 2005
Proceedings from The Midwifery Way: a national forum reflecting on the state of midwifery regulation in Canada
Examines past achievements in midwifery care in Canada, and presents considerations of how to ensure that midwifery is supported in continued growth, for midwives and their clients. (See Details)
Published: 2005
Made to measure: designing research, policy and action approaches to eliminate gender inequity: national symposium proceedings
Proceedings of the National Symposium "Made to Measure: Designing Research, Policy and Action Approaches to Eliminate Gender Inequity" held at the Westin Hotel, Halifax, Nova Scotia on October 3-6, 1999.
Published: 1999
Made to measure: women, gender and equity
Reflects the speeches and papers presented at the Made to Measure conference (Halifax, 1999) in an exploration of the issues related to gender-based analysis in research, policy, and action.
Published: 2000
A coordinated approach to HIV and hepatitis C research in Atlantic Canada: how do we get there? A feasibility workshop for an A
Discusses gaps in HIV/Hep C research and argues for a coordinated, multidisciplinary & regional response to these research needs. (See Details)
Published: 2003
A guide for the capacity building for collaborative health research in Nova Scotia workshop

ACEWH organized this workshop for the Nova Scotia Health Research Foundation. Participants discussed the opportunities and challenges for collaborative health research, as well as participating in skill development activities. Collaborative Research Proposals: A Guide provides basic information and resources on collaborative research and research proposal preparation and writing.

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Published: 2000
Roundtable on the state of maternity and newborn care in Prince Edward Island

The Roundtable was co-hosted by the Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health, with the Birthing Options Research Network, in partnership with the PEI Women's Network on February 21, 2004.

The objectives were to exchange ideas and develop strategies for ensuring that women on PEI receive the most appropriate primary maternity care. Participants were asked to discuss the current maternity and newborn care options available; how these options fit/or don't with the National Guidelines for Family-Centred and Newborn Care; how to improve primary maternity care; and how to ensure that the care is the most appropriate provided by the most appropriate provider thus opening up a discussion of doulas and midwives.

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Published: 2004
Finding a healthy balance: research, policy and practice on women's unpaid caregiving in Nova Scotia

Highlights the key findings and outcomes from the Healthy Balance Forum May 2-3, 2006 in Dartmouth, N.S., and outlines how the forum will impact the future activities of the HBRP. Includes summaries of each presentation along with copies of the presentation slides where available.

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Published: September 2006