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2014 June Conference: Prevent More to Treat Less - DAY 1 - alPHa Business
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CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS:  PREVENT MORE TO TREAT LESS
JOINT alPHa – AOHC CONFERENCE, JUNE 3-5 2014


PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR THE CONFERENCE PROGRAM, WHICH INCLUDES BIOGRAPHIES OF THE SPEAKERS, INFORMATION ON THE PUBLIC HEALTH & PRIMARY CARE CHAMPION AWARDS AND RECIPIENTS, AND DESCRIPTIONS OF THE LEARNING SESSIONS

PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR AOHC'S VERSION OF THE EVENT

 

PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR A LIST OF LINKS TO SLIDE DECKS FROM THE CONCURRENT SESSIONS

 

 TUESDAY JUNE 3

1:30 – 4:30 pm: alPHa Meeting (COMOH)

 

This was the last COMOH Section Meeting of the 2013-2014 alPHa cycle. Along with the customary discussion items related to COMOH business, public health issues and provincial partners, the new COMOH Executive Committee / alPHa Board contingent for 2014-2015 was elected. They are:

 

Central West (Chair)
Valerie Jaeger

North
Jim Chirico

Central East
Robert Kyle

South West
Miriam Klassen

Eastern
Isra Levy

Toronto
Michael Finkelstein

COMOH Nominee for alPHa President
Penny Sutcliffe

 Meeting minutes and other materials will be distributed directly to members and posted along with other related materials on the COMOH pages of alPHaWeb.

 

1:30 – 4:30 pm: alPHa Meeting (Boards of Health Section)

                This was the last BOH Section Meeting of the 2013-2014 alPHa cycle. Along with presentations on early childhood development and a discussion of a board of health toolkit that is under development, the new BOH Section Executive Committee / alPHa Board contingent for 2014-2015 was elected. They are:

South West (Chair)
Al Edmondson

North East
Joseph Matko

Central East
Lorne Coe

North West
Julie Roy

Eastern
Mary Johnson

Toronto
Dr. Abdul Fattah

Central West – TBD

 Meeting minutes and other materials will be distributed directly to members and posted along with other related materials on the BOH Section pages of alPHaWeb

Presentation:  History, current status and future directions in the use of the Early Development Instrument (Ashley Gaskin, McMaster University)

Presentation:  Early Development Instrument (EDI) 2012 Results for York Region (Kira Kamocki with the Regional Municipality of York)

 

6:00 - 8:00 pm:  alPHa AGM and Resolutions Session

The 2014 alPHa Annual General Meeting to report on and endorse the business of the Association and its Board of Directors over the past year was held in a well-attended evening session. Eight Resolutions were considered for adoption as alPHa positions for advocacy. Positions related to the consolidation of oral health programs, community water fluoridation, smoke-free housing, population health surveillance, e-cigarette regulation and the International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes were passed.

 

8:00 - 9:00 pm: alPHa Meeting (for inaugural alPHa Board)

A brief inaugural meeting of the 2014-2015 alPHa Board of Directors was held to confirm its composition and officers for the coming year. The alPHa Executive Committee for 2014-2015 is as follows:

 

PRESIDENT
Dr. Penny Sutcliffe
(COMOH)

COMOH Chair
Dr. Valerie Jaeger
(COMOH – Central West)

TREASURER
Dr. Michael Finkelstein
(COMOH – Toronto)

 

VICE PRESIDENT

Julie Roy
(BOH – Northwestern)

 

BOH SECTION CHAIR
Al Edmonson
(BOH – South West)

 

PAST PRESIDENT
Mary Johnson
(BOH - Eastern)

 

AFFILIATE REPRESENTATIVE:
Bjorn Christensen
(ASPHIO)

 

 

The complete list of alPHa Directors is available here.

 

8:00 – 11:00 pm: Prevent More to Treat Less – Reception for all delegates

 
WEDNESDAY JUNE 5, 2013 (NEXT PAGE)

Conference Proceedings

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Posted here are archived files from alPHa's past conferences, including fall and winter semi-annual meetings, our Annual Conference, as well as special-purpose and events that we have held in partnership with other organizations. In most cases, these are downloadable .pdf files that include summaries and presentations or links to external Web sites.
Item Name Posted By Date Posted
2015 PH Executive & Administrative Asst Conference PDF (144.71 KB)  more ] Administration 17/02/2015
2015 PH Exec & Admin Asst Conference Photos PDF (2.61 MB)  more ] Administration 17/02/2015
Proceedings from 2015 BOH Orientation Session Link  more ] Administration 20/02/2015
2008 Public Health Summit Link  more ] Administration 31/07/2012