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Canadian Public Health Association

Pre-conference Session

The pre-conference session is not organized by the Canadian Public Health Association. All questions related to the session should be directed to the respective organization indicated below.

THE ART AND SCIENCE OF DATA LINKAGE: APPLICATIONS TO PUBLIC HEALTH SURVEILLANCE ACROSS SOCIO-ECONOMIC AND ENVIRONMENTAL DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH

Presented by: Canadian Alliance for Regional Risk Factor Surveillance (CARRFS)

Date: Tuesday 13 October
Time: Eastern Time
Session 1: 11:00 - 13:30
Session 2: 14:30 - 17:00

Keynote speaker:

  • Dr. Lisa Lix, Professor Canada Research Chair, University of Manitoba

Invited speaker:

  • Dr. Elaina MacIntyre, Epidemiologist Specialist, Environmental and Occupational Health, Public Health Ontario and Adjunct Faculty, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto

Learning Objectives:

After attending 2020 CARRFS Symposium, public health professionals will be able to: 

  • Describe the value of data linkage for public health surveillance activities that span socio-economic and environmental determinants of health; 
  • Explore the opportunities and challenges of data linkage at the population level; and
  • Discuss the potential opportunities for data linkage to conduct environmental health surveillance, including climate change.

For further details of the symposium program, please visit the CARRFS website

Registration is complimentary. 

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