The Ontario Public Health
Convention (TOPHC) is an annual convention that
brings together hundreds of health professionals from around the country to
share knowledge and develop skills related to public health. TOPHC 2017 is set
to take place from March 29 to 31, 2017, at the Allstream Centre in Toronto,
health has no boundaries. With emerging infectious diseases, impacts of climate
change, and increases in chronic disease, it is more crucial than ever to look
at how global health issues impact us locally.
theme for TOPHC 2017: Global challenges. Local solutions.,
aims to examine the impact of global health issues at the local level. It will
be an opportunity for professionals in the field to explore global health
issues that face Ontario, Canada and the world; showcase creative solutions
that can be adapted and implemented within their local context; and examine
opportunities for collaboration at the local, national, and international levels.
Health Ontario is excited to be partnering with the Ontario Public
Health Association and the Association of Local
Public Health Agencies to host TOPHC 2017.
today and start planning your visit. Registration is officially
open and full program details are up on the TOPHC 2017 website (www.tophc.ca).