NCCMT Webinar - Evidence-Informed Decision Making in the Era of COVID-19
November 25, 2020 @ 10 AM PDT
In partnership with the Community Health Nurses’ Initiatives Group (CHNIG), this webinar will provide an overview of Evidence-Informed Decision Making (EIDM) processes and apply those processes to the rapidly expanding COVID-19 literature. Learn how to think critically about headlines and find high-quality evidence you can trust.
Health Canada: Solicitation of Letters of Intent (LOI) for research initiatives/projects under the Impact Assessment Research Fund
Deadline: November 27, 2020
Health Canada's Impact Assessment (IA) Research Fund will support 1-2 year initiatives/projects addressing three priorities: Noise, Country/Traditional Foods, and Health Impact Assessments. The objective is to support Health Canada's participation in the IA process and deliver its health expertise under the IA Act. Applications must have a representative from the Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch (HESCB) or Regulatory, Operations and Enforcement Branch (ROEB) of Health Canada as the project lead or co-lead.
More information can be obtained from Kathleen Buset, Manager, Environmental Assessment and Contamination Sites (EACS) Division, CEHMB (Kathleen.firstname.lastname@example.org) or CEHMB or Ninon Lyrette, Senior Environmental Assessment Specialist, EACS Division, CEHMB (Ninon.email@example.com).
EPICOH 2020 Webinars
December 9 and 11, 2020 @ 10:30 AM ETC, 5:00 PM GMT
Although EPICOH 2020 in Montreal has been postponed until 2021, the organizers are sponsoring two Webinars on December 9 and 11, 2020. Presentations include: Diesel Exhaust and Lung Cancer: A 20-Year Saga and The Application of Standardized Tools to Evaluate Epidemiologic Studies for Risk Assessment: Promises and Pitfalls.