Published on Brock University (http://www.brocku.ca)
Monday March 25th, 2013
Niagara Region Public Health Atrium
The forum is a venue for knowledge exchange between Brock University students with Niagara Region Public Health (NRPH) staff. Fourth year Bachelor of Public Health students have been working collaboratively with NRPH staff on a number of projects and this forum will showcase the final projects and allow for a networking opportunity.
Keynote speaker - 9:15- 10:30 - Dr. George Pasut
Dr. George Pasut is the Vice-president, science and public health at Public Health Ontario (PHO) and provides leadership to the emergency preparedness, infectious disease, environmental and occupational health, health promotion, chronic disease and injury prevention programs, and to PHO’s knowledge services which provide educational, library, research, ethics and analytic supports to the public health system. Dr. Pasut will speak about emerging issues and the use of evidence in the development of public health programs.