Day 1: Sunday, May 27th, 2018
Fairmont Queen Elizabeth, Montreal Quebec
PHPC Annual General Meeting
09:00 - 10:00
us at the AGM to hear highlights of what PHPC accomplished in the past
year and help set the direction in the years moving forward.
the politics of resource extraction, industrial or infrastructure
projects while maintaining scientific independence as a Public Health
10:30 - 12:00
session was created in direct response to our membership’s feedback and
will consist of a panel of PHPC members with experience in managing
resource extraction, industrial or infrastructure projects in their
jurisdiction. The first half of the session will consist of each
panelist speaking to their experience and outlining strategies and
techniques they employed. The second half of the session will engage
the group at-large to discuss, ask questions, learn from each other and
identify gaps for the Scientific Independence Termination Risk Task
Group to advocate on or address further.
Advocacy training session - presented by the Canadian Medical Association
13:00 - 14:30
CMA offers training to help groups of physicians hone their advocacy
skills. Whether you’re a seasoned advocate or just starting out, this
session will help you build the skills and knowledge you need to be a
more effective advocate.
- tips for meeting MPs
- media training
- an overview of federal politics
- how government works
- communicating your message
Advocacy & Current Issues Committee Policy Forum
15:00 - 16:30
The Policy Forum is an opportunity for participants to have direct influence on PHPC's policy and advocacy initiatives.
This event is open to all physicians working in Public Health