Conference report

Conference report

Building bridges: creating an integrated approach to women's health: proceedings of the conference on women's health held in Vic

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English
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Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors, Women's Health Bureau
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Victoria, B.C.

Provides findings and reports from the "Building Bridges: Creating an Integrated Approach to Women's Health" conference, held in Victoria, BC, April 30 to May 1, 2000. Brought together difference perspectives on women's health and shared understandings and practices related to women's health. Described concepts of an integrated, holistic approach to women's health, and identified challenges to this process.

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WOMH.B85 2000

Policy focus group: violence against women and their children

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English
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Health Canada
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Identifies and documents major shifts in information and policy related to family violence prevention over the past ten years.

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VIOL.P65 1997

National Aboriginal Health Organization Urban Aboriginal Health Centres Meeting, March 19-21, 2002, Winnipeg, Manitoba: final me

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English
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National Aboriginal Health Organization
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National Aboriginal Health Organization
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Summarizes opening and closing speeches, addresses, plenary sessions, and question and answer sessions from the Urban Aboriginal Health Centres meeting in March 19-21, 2002. Contains summaries of all topical presentations, namely: Who and what is NAHO?; Traditional knowledge and issues arising from its application; Aboriginal health services in the urban environment: a doctor's perspective; Aboriginal health: a new perspective; The medicine shield: model for HIV prevention and intervention; Aboriginal health and wellness standards.

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ABGN.U73 2002

Aboriginal health information symposium, February 11-13, 2002. Proceedings

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English
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National Aboriginal Health Organization
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Details the proceedings from the February 11-13, 2002 Aboriginal Health Information Symposium, designed to provide for informed decision-making through providing access to the best information possible and the best resource persons. Aims to share symposium information as widely as possible. Summarizes opening keynote addresses and other keynote addresses, as well as the 12 topical workshops (Health surveillance initiatives; Ethics and protection in data collection ; Electronic health records; Health indicators; Child and youth health information; Health determinants; Understanding data linkages; Elders' health: results of research findings; Examples of Aoriginal health information initiatives; Survey data: what it can tell us - how to interpret statistics; Urban Aboriginal experiences; and, First Nations and the Inuit Health Information System version 2.0). Highlights select questions and comments from the speeches, panels, and workshops in each section.

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ABGN.A26 2002

Dialogue on Aboriginal health: sharing our challenges and our successes

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English
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Raincoast Ventures
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Surrey, BC

Presents the discussions and presentations given at the "Dialogue on Aboriginal Health: Sharing our Challenges" conference, held June 24, 2002 in Aylmer, Quebec.

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ABGN.D53 2002

Public lectures: what's gender and sex got to do with health?

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English
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Institute of Gender and Health
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Edmonton, AB

Showcases some of the research contributions by Alberta-based scientists for the Institute of Gender and Health.

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WOMR.P83 2003

Women's occupational health in Canada: a critical review and discussion of current issues

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English
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Author: 
Karen Messing
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Health Canada, Women's Health Bureau
Publication Date: 
1996
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Identifies five major occupational health issues for women and considers the impact of employment on health. Prepared for the Canada-U.S.A. Women's Health Forum, Ottawa, ON, 1996 (CANUSA).

Health aspects of violence against women

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English
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Dianne Kinnon
Louise Hanvey
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Health Canada, Women's Health Bureau
Publication Date: 
1996
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses the health impact of violence against women and the responses that the health system should pursue to prevent it and reduce its consequences. Prepared for the Canada-U.S.A. Women's Health Forum, Ottawa, ON, 1996 (CANUSA).

Sexual and reproductive health and rights in Canada: a Canadian perspective

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English
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Katherine McDonald
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Health Canada, Women's Health Bureau
Publication Date: 
1996
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines areas of concern in relation to women's sexual and reproductive health and the major issues. Prepared for the Canada-U.S.A. Women's Health Forum, Ottawa, ON, 1996 (CANUSA).

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Includes bibliographical references.

Health leadership

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Author: 
Susan Phillips
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Health Canada, Women's Health Bureau
Publication Date: 
1996
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Describes and explores how some of the workplace realities for women create systemic barriers to entry and advancement in health leadership. Prepared for the Canada-U.S.A. Women's Health Forum, Ottawa, ON, 1996 (CANUSA).

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Includes bibliographical references.
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