Academic Events

Program

Monday, June 10
Telus International Centre, University of Alberta
11104 87 Ave NW
Edmonton, AB 
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Lunch and refreshments provided

 

Time Event
9:30 a.m. Registration (Atrium)
10 a.m. Opening Remarks (Room 150)
10:15 a.m.

Keynote address (Room 150)

What revolution? Public health and the push to personalize


Timothy Caulfield,
LLM, FRSC, FCAHS
Canada Research Chair in Health Law and Policy
Professor, Faculty of Law and School of Public Health, University of Alberta
Research Director, Health Law Institute, University of Alberta

11:15 a.m. Break (Atrium)

11:30 a.m.

Campus Alberta meeting grant recipients | Oral presentations

11:35 a.m.  Data infrastructure to understand and improve the social determinants of health in Alberta: A cross-ministry conversation to explore value, challenges and opportunities
Presenter: Lindsay McLaren
Principal applicants: Lindsay McLaren, Jason Cabaj and Deena Hinshaw
11:45 a.m.  Working towards unity of purpose in public health education: Starting a conversation across three Alberta post-secondary institutions
Presenter: Lindsay McLaren
Principal applicants: Lindsay McLaren, Jason Cabaj, Candace Nykiforuk and Ali Walker
Co-applicants: Nimesh Patel and Ruth Wolfe
11:55 a.m.  Engaging Albertans together in Advance Care Planning (ACP): Developing a public action plan
Presenter: Maureen Douglas
Principal applicants: Jessica Simon and Konrad Fassbender
Co-applicant: Barb Martini
12:05 p.m. Let's talk 12: Informing priorities for health research with 12-year-old adolescents and their families
Presenter: Erin Hetherington
Principal applicants: Erin Hetherington, Natalie Scime and Suzanne Tough
Co-applicants: Sheila McDonald and Anna MacKinnon
12:15 p.m. Finding the family in health services
Presenter: Bonnie Lee
Principal applicants: Bonnie Lee and Andy Greenshaw
Co-applicants: Vincent Apyapong, Riina Eggins, Dianne Hohol, Krista Yaskiw and Chelsea Bronevitch
12:30 p.m.

Lunch (Atrium)
Campus Alberta meeting grant recipients | Poster presentations

1:30 p.m.

Panel presentation (Room 150)

Good for all, good for some, good for none: Balancing evidence, ideology and investments for better health outcomes

Panellists: 

  • Martin Garber-Conrad, Chief Executive Officer, Edmonton Community Foundation
  • Lynn McIntyre, Professor Emerita, Department of Community Health Sciences, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary
  • Roman Pabayo, Assistant Professor, School of Public Health, University of Alberta
  • Kim Raine, Associate Dean (Research) and Professor, School of Public Health, University of Alberta
  • Angeline Webb, President, Alberta Public Health Association

Moderator:

2:30 p.m.

Round table and popcorn break (Atrium)

3:30 p.m. Closing remarks (Room 150)
 
4 p.m.

Alberta Public Health Association annual general meeting (Room 150)