Online registration is available until Friday, May 26

Public Health 2017 will provide a dynamic environment to facilitate knowledge-sharing as thought-provoking speakers present content developed exclusively for the public health community across the seven conference tracks.

Who should attend?

Anyone who is interested in improving the health and well-being of the entire population should be attending this conference. Public Health 2017 is the meeting place for a wide range of disciplines and sectors, at various career stages, all striving for a common goal. The conference may be of particular interest to: academics and researchers; students/trainees; policy-makers, administrators and managers; health promotion workers; front-line public health workers; media; people working in urban, rural, remote and small communities and anyone with an interest in public health.

Program schedule

Here is a quick overview of what is happening at Public Health 2017.

conference overview

Full conference

Register for the full conference and SAVE! Take advantage of four days of networking and knowledge exchange while you discover new solutions, innovations and partnerships to apply in your day-to-day work.

Full conference   Regular Rate
CPHA Member $800
Non-Member $950

Two-day registrations

Maximize your schedule and take advantage of our 2-day rates. Register for Tuesday & Wednesday OR Wednesday & Thursday and experience two days of plenary sessions, oral presentations, symposia and hands-on workshops featuring public health experts.

2-DAY Regular Rate
CPHA Member    $560
Non-Member    $685

Daily rates

Professional development is critical to respond more effectively to changes in the field. We understand your busy schedule and invite you to expand your knowledge with the relevant content on the day you prefer.

DAILY Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday  
CPHA Member $375 $375 $300
Non-Member $450 $450 $375


Retiree rates are available. Please contact the CPHA Conference Department for more information.


CPHA is committed to engaging and fostering the next generation of public health leaders. Public Health 2017 is a prime opportunity for students to network, exchange knowledge, and gain visibility by presenting their high-quality work to senior colleagues in academia and public health practice.

*Proof of full-time student status required

Full conference Regular Rate
CPHA Member $400
Non-Member $475

Student 2-day Regular Rate
CPHA Member $280
Non-Member $335

Student daily Tuesday  Wednesday  Thursday
CPHA Member $200 $200 $170
Non-Member $235 $235 $200

If you wish to pay by cheque* please contact the CPHA Conference Department.
*$25 administrative fee will apply to registrations received by mail.

Sharing of badges is not permitted.

Cancellation policy

Requests for cancellations will be subject to a $100 cancellation fee. No cancellations will be granted after June 1.


If you’re unable to attend the conference you may designate someone to attend in your place.  Requests must be made by the person registered and received by e-mail on or before May 26, 2017. No substitutions will be granted thereafter.

Note: If you are a CPHA member and your replacement is a non-member, that person must pay any difference in fees.

Group registrations

CPHA is pleased to offer a discount for staff registering from the same organization. Contact the CPHA Conference Department to learn more.


  • Invoices* will be issued upon request.
  • For a group registration, an invoice will be issued and only one payment (cheque or credit card) to cover all registrations will be accepted.
  • Once payment is received, the delegates will be granted access to a special registration site.
  • Separate registrations must be completed for each delegate.
*$25 administrative fee will apply.

International delegates

International delegates may require a visa to enter Canada. Visit Citizenship and Immigration Canada for a list of countries for which visa restrictions apply and other pertinent information you may require to complete.  The visa application can take several months. CPHA will not issue formal letters of invitation for Visa purposes.

Once your registration is paid, you will receive an electronic confirmation of your registration. CPHA will confirm receipt of payment but this does not represent an invitation for visa purposes.