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Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada: Calls to Action

Created on Tuesday, 25 April 2017. Posted in Features/Rural/Remote/Aboriginal

... Peoples, Treaties and Aboriginal rights, and Indigenous teachings and practices. This will require skills-based training in intercultural competency, conflict resolution, human rights, and anti-racism. ...

Regina Leader-Post (April 10): Hygienists concerned about declining dental health in Sask.

Created on Tuesday, 11 April 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... being able to acquire access to care,” she said. The closure of the dental therapy training program in 2011 and many of their professionals retiring has created significant human resource shortages — ...

HRH2030 (Apr 4 )World Health Worker Week 2017 Podcast Series: Conquering health workforce challenges

Created on Thursday, 06 April 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... from infectious diseases. In honor of World Health Worker Week 2017, HRH2030 project directors explore some of the human resources for health (HRH) obstacles that impede access to quality health care ...

Degress (Mar 31): Podcast -Strengthening the global health workforce

Created on Tuesday, 04 April 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... intervention, this number will soar to 18 million by 2030. Rachel Deussom, an FHI 360 expert on the health workforce and Senior Technical Officer, Human Resources for Health, Health Systems Strengthening, ...

OHA: Health Human Resources Summit (June 22 2017)

Created on Wednesday, 15 March 2017. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

Date: June 22, 2017 Registration Fee: $530 As health care organizations in Ontario continue to transform and evolve, greater emphasis in being placed on the partnership between human resources (HR) ...

WHO: 4th Global Forum on Human Resources for Health (Nov, 13-17, 2017)

Created on Tuesday, 14 March 2017. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

The 4th Global Forum on Human Resources for Health will be held in Dublin, Ireland from 13-17 November 2017. Co-hosts already confirmed include the World Health Organization, the Global Health Workforce ...

Ottawa Sun (Feb 24): Advocate pushes for tighter regulation for addiction counsellors

Created on Friday, 24 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... counsellor certification “might be a bit redundant” conceded one human resources director with a prominent Ottawa social service agency. Smalldon, herself a licensed social service worker, says the two ...

CBCNews (Feb 14): High percentage of Sask. MDs at risk of burnout, survey says

Created on Wednesday, 15 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... have to take some time, Pillay said. "Also, we would need to make sure that we get the plan right in terms of human resources that are needed in the different parts of the province," he said. A total ...

OUPblog (Feb 11 2017): Challenging assumptions about how music helps

Created on Tuesday, 14 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... insight, has the capacity to address the diverse complexities of the human condition in unique and transformative ways.  ...

Jamaica Observer (Feb 2 2017): Critical nursing shortage as they flee to greener pastures

Created on Thursday, 02 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... more self-sufficient approach to health human resources management, and pursue enhanced dialogue and partnerships, including bilateral agreements, where appropriate, to address the acute challenges facing ...

CBCNews (Jan 31): Nursing test could set up Canadian nurses to be lured to U.S.

Created on Thursday, 02 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... health care is a business model and ours is based on people's human rights for access to care," she said.  She said the school of nursing and students are already paying higher costs for test prep ...

World Health Summit (May 8-9, 2017)

Created on Wednesday, 21 December 2016. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

... of Health and Healthcare Delivery in Pluralistic Societies, this interdisciplinary event will focus on the question of human diversity in the practice, education, research and public policy pertaining ...

Health Systems Global (Dec 16): Call for Papers- Resilient and Responsive Health Systems

Created on Tuesday, 29 November 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

By Kerry Scott, Asha George, Uta Lehmann, Raeda AbuAlRub, Luis Huicho, Ligia Paina Do you know of excellent health policy and systems research publications on human resources for health (HRH)? Perhaps ...

Radio Canada (Nov 14 2016): New project brings mental health services to youth

Created on Tuesday, 15 November 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... human capital in young people not being able to function at their optimum—dropping out of schools, not being employed. And through these kinds of programs we can bring youth back into functioning and be ...

(Maclean's Nov 2016): As DNA’s secrets are revealed, genetic counsellors interpret results

Created on Friday, 04 November 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

Genetics counsellors are in demand—but it’s harder to get into a genetic counselling program than medical school Thirteen years after scientists sequenced the human genome, we are still trying to figure ...

4th Global Symposium on Health Systems Research (Nov 15 2016)

Created on Friday, 04 November 2016. Posted in Other Events/Past Events

Building the Human Resources for Health (HRH) Investment Case for Achieving Global Health Goals Date: November 15th 2016 Time: 8am-5:00pm PST Location: Vancouver Description: Low- and middle-income ...

CHWC 2016 Presentations

Created on Monday, 17 October 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... Hirschkorn, Former Senior Policy Analyst, Health Human Resources Policy Division,  Health Canada Presentation: Sheri Price, Assistant Professor, Dalhousie University & Affiliate Scientist, ...

CHWC 2016 Presentations

Created on Thursday, 06 October 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

Health Policy Day- October 4th 2016 Keynote Address Speech: Opening Remarks at the Canadian Health Human Resources Network's Canadian Health Workforce Conference Ms. Kamal Khera, Parliamentary Secretary ...

OSSU Plenary: Integrating Patients into HHR Research

Created on Monday, 26 September 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... Chair in Health Human Resources, McMaster University Brian Clark, Patient Advisor, Patients’ Canada Sarah Boesveld, PhD Candidate, McMaster University Summary: The CIHR Strategy for Patient Oriented ...

CHWC 2016: Optimizing Scopes of Practice Workshop

Created on Monday, 26 September 2016. Posted in News/Latest News

... the country.    Lead: Ivy Lynn Bourgeault, Lead, Canadian Health Human Resources Network, Professor, Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa & CIHR Research Chair in ...

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