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Canadian Public Health Association

Séance préparatoire

La séance préparatoire se déroulera en anglais.

La séance préparatoire n'est pas organisée par l'Association canadienne de santé publique. Toutes les questions relatives à la séance doivent être adressées à l'organisation respective indiquée ci-dessous.

Research to Support the Surveillance and Prevention of the Wider Health Impacts of COVID-19

The Canadian Alliance for Regional Risk Factor Surveillance will be hosting its 2021 Symposium virtually on 5 October 5 2021. The event will be split into two 2-hour sessions and conducted in English only. 

Date: Tuesday 5 October
Time: 11:00 - 16:00 ET
Participant rate: $25 ($10 for students)

After attending the CARRFS 2021 Symposium, public health professionals will be able to: 

  • Describe the various wider (or broader) health, socioeconomic and other impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, that can be unintended, indirect, far-reaching, long-term, or arising from response measures; 
  • Explore the opportunities and challenges of research and surveillance at the population level for monitoring and assessing these impacts; and
  • Discuss the potential opportunities for applied researchers to support the surveillance and prevention strategies in responding to the wider health impacts of public health emergencies.

Please visit the CARRFS website at for more details.