Centre for Healthy Communities


Monday, November 4
Horowitz Events Centre, University of Alberta
0-49 Students' Union Building (lower level)
8900 114 Street NW

Please note that this is a preliminary program that will be finalized when registration opens mid-September.

9:30 a.m. Registration and coffee
10 a.m. Opening remarks
10:15 a.m. Keynote presentation
11:15 a.m. Marketplace session 1
12:30 p.m. Lunch and networking
1:15 p.m. Marketplace session 2
2:30 p.m. Marketplace session 3
3:45 p.m. Break
4 p.m. Escorted walk to Edmonton Clinic Health Academy 
4:30 p.m. This is Public Health Week panel presentation

The Marketplace sessions will be organized around four main themes:

  1. Health and social impact: quality of life, physical health, mental wellbeing, social inclusion, and urban Indigenous health
  2. Accessible and safe environments: social and physical accessibility, transportation, and traffic and community safety
  3. Innovation and evaluation: impact of community design on health
  4. Sustainability: environmental stewardship, ecological sustainability, and economic responsibility
 Discussions will be shaped by ideas and questions submitted by participants.