Program

This is Public Health™ Week took place November 5-9, 2018. It featured a series of events that celebrated both the history of public health and the innovations in research and practice of our own School community.

 

 

Tuesday, November 6
11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Panel presentation
Alberta strong: Rebuilding from the ashes of the Fort McMurray wildfires

  • Nicola Cherry, Professor, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta
  • Brian Jean, former MLA Fort McMurray-Conklin and former Leader of the Wildrose Party
  • Terry Lin Fedorus, Community Research Lead, Indigenous Health and Resilience through Disaster study, School of Public Health, University of Alberta
  • David Olson, Professor, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta
Wednesday, November 7
11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Concurrent oral presentations
Thursday, November 8
11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Poster presentations
5 to 6 p.m. This is Public Health™ lecture
Worldwide killers: Public health responds
Stephanie Yanow, Associate Professor, School of Public Health, University of Alberta
(Reception to follow.)