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Résultats du cycle 3 de l’Enquête canadienne sur les mesures de santé (ECMS) : Enquête nationale sur des composés organiques volatils ciblés dans les résidences canadiennes:

La division des Sciences de l’air et la santé et la division de l’exposition et de biosurveillance vous invitent, ainsi que votre groupe à participer à notre prochain webinaire sur l’air et la santé. Cette série de webinaires constitue une tribune qui permet aux collectivités d'échanger de l'information sur les risques pour la santé associés à la qualité de l’air et les mesures efficaces pour...

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Sicker, Fatter, Poorer [en anglais seulement]

[en anglais seulement]   Dr. Leonardo Trasande a pediatrician, professor, and world-renowned researcher, will tell us a story of how our everyday surroundings are making us sicker, fatter, and poorer.  He uncovers evidence that helps to show how emerging health conditions result from endocrine-disrupting chemicals in our food, our homes, and our personal care products.   Dr. Trasande will...

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Growing at Home – Health and Safety Concerns for Personal Cannabis Cultivation [en anglais seulement]

[en anglais seulement] This webinar is presented as part of the CPHA Cannabis Webinar Series. Personal cultivation as described by the Cannabis Act (2017) permits adults to cultivate up to four cannabis plants per household. This provision is intended to both promote equity by facilitating access to legal cannabis, particularly when retail outlets are difficult to access, and to undercut the...

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Ventilation and the Indoor Environment: An Overview of Health Canada’s Recommendations and Recent Research [seulement en anglais]

Development of educational resources on radon for health care providers [seulement en anglais]

This webinar will focus on examples of interventions health care providers can facilitate to reduce the burden of radon-related lung cancer. It will also describe the development of a new radon guide for health care providers titled A Guide for Health Care Providers - Reducing the Risk From Radon: Information and Interventions.

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Legionella : directives nationales et expériences locales

La légionellose est une maladie respiratoire causée par la bactérie Legionella, qui peut se trouver dans les réseaux d’eau des gros bâtiments. On estime qu’il y a eu 6 100 cas de légionellose aux États-Unis en 2016. La NACCHO vous invite à découvrir la Legionella ainsi que des ressources et des recommandations qui pourront vous aider à protéger votre communauté. Des experts en la matière du...

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Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals (ITEP) - Air Quality Planning for Wildland Smoke: Part 5 of 5

This webinar series will provide attendees with an understanding of the impacts of wildland smoke on the health of tribal communities and strategies to minimize exposure. Each 90-minute webinar will feature multiple presentations on the topics listed below. The webinars are free and open to anyone; registration for the webinars will be available in late November. The webinars will be recorded....

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UBC School of Population and Public Health - A Randomized Controlled Trial of HEPA Filter Air Cleaner Use and Fetal Growth in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

7th B.C. Radon Workshop; Building Momentum: Strategies and Solutions [seulement en anglais]

Radon is a ubiquitous, naturally occurring radioactive gas in open atmosphere that comes from the decay of uranium, which is distributed throughout soil and rocks. Radon and its decay products are found in higher concentrations in confined space such as homes, buildings and underground workplaces. Radon is the leading cause of lung cancer for non-smokers and the second leading cause after...

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Building Safe & Inclusive Communities: The Public Health Approach [seulement en anglais]

The annual conference is designed to help attendees learn new methods of fostering safe, healthy and inclusive communities by showcasing the latest work and research within the realm of public health and beyond. Some topics that will be discussed include: Violence prevention at the individual & societal level, health equity, health literacy, fostering healthy relationships, keeping...

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UBC School of Population and Public Health - How low to go? Assessing the health effects of low levels of air pollution

The best of current research in the Occupational and Environmental Hygiene (OEH) field is presented at these seminars, which run weekly during the academic year. Title: How low to go? Assessing the health effects of low levels of air pollution. The Mortality Air Pollution Associations in Low Exposure environments (MAPLE) project. Presenter: Anders Erickson

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UBC School of Population and Public Health - Indoor air quality and health in Canadian First Nations communities

The best of current research in the Occupational and Environmental Hygiene (OEH) field is presented at these seminars, which run weekly during the academic year. Title: Indoor air quality and health in Canadian First Nations communities Presenter: Karen Bartlett

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UBC School of Population and Public Health - Characterizing the Impacts of Residential Woodsmoke in BC Communities

The best of current research in the Occupational and Environmental Hygiene (OEH) field is presented at these seminars, which run weekly during the academic year. Presenter: Matthew Wagstaff

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Case report: Environmental exposure to arsenic [seulement en anglais]

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The Ontario Public Health Convention (TOPHC) [seulement en anglais]

TOPHC 2019 will explore how strategy, leadership and practice align to address changes in the public health sector. Discover tools and approaches to move knowledge into practice, refresh your knowledge at thought-provoking sessions and collaborate with colleagues motivated to build healthier and more sustainable communities. 

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Exposition au diesel en milieu de travail

CAREX Canada organise un webinaire sur l’exposition au diesel en milieu de travail. Ce webinaire, qui aura lieu le 5 juin 2018, a pour but de mettre en évidence les risques posés par les émissions des moteurs diesel en milieu de travail et de discuter des manières d’évaluer et de maîtriser ces risques.Le webinaire est présenté en partenariat avec l’OCRC et le groupe de travail sur les émissions...

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