Page last revised: April 5, 2012
PRESENTATIONS AND VIDEOS
Population Health Research Network: Building national data linkage partnerships and innovative research capacity across Australia - Dr Merran Smith, Chief Executive of Australia's Population Health Research Network (PHRN).
Dress for success: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy’s three successful pillars of research, repository and knowledge translation. - Dr. Patricia J. MartensProfessor, Faculty of Medicine, Director, Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, University of Manitoba
A comprehensive child development monitoring system for Canada - Dr. Clyde Hertzman, Director of the Human Early Learning Partnership (HELP), College of Interdisciplinary Studies at University of British Columbia, Canada Research Chair in Population Health and Human Development, Professor in the School of Population and Public Health at UBC
HELP's population-based approach to monitoring children's developmental trajectories - Dr. Jennifer Lloyd, Research Associate and Djavad Mowafaghian Foundation Junior Scholar, Human Early Learning Partnership (HELP), University of British Columbia, Associate Member, School of Population & Public Health, UBC
Approaches to Monitoring Early Childhood Development – Innovative research in developmental trajectories and statistical analysis of population based data linkages - Dr. Marni Brownell, Senior Research Scientist with the Manitoba Centre for Health Policy (MCHP), Associate Professor in the Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba
Geohealth Analysis and Data Visualization: Assessing and demonstrating relationships between dynamic local environments and human health outcomes - Dr. Geoffrey Jacquez, President, BioMedware, Inc, Adjunct Assoc. Prof. of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan
Using linked Health administrative data to develop predictive risk tools and microsimulation models for assessing population health needs/outcomes and preventive interventions - Dr. Doug Manuel, Senior Scientist, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Senior Medical Advisor, Statistics Canada
Development and use of a National Deprivation index: Innovative research involving small area studies and collaborative partnerships - Dr. Robert Pampalon, Researcher, Institut National de Santé Publique du Quebec (National Institute of Public Health of Quebec), Associate Professor, Dept of Geography, University of Montreal, Associate Professor, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University
Knowledge is Power – Building capacities for First Nations control of health services - Dr. Jeff Reading, Director of the Centre for Aboriginal Health Research based at the University of Victoria (UVic), Professor in the School of Public Health and Social Policy, Faculty of Human and SocialDevelopment, UVic, Faculty associate with the Indigenous Governance Program, UVic
Measuring socioeconomic deprivation
The Border Air Quality Study - Professor Michael Brauer, of UBC's School of Environmental Health, talks about using linked data sets and spatial analysis to investigate whether exposure to a range of air pollutants is associated with various health outcomes, from asthma to birthweight.
Simple stats and sad stories: Early child survival and development in Canada - Professor Clyde Hertzman, Professor at UBC's School of Population and Public Health explores the reasons behind disappointing trends in child survival and child development in Canada.