Conversations in motion 2012

Health promotion gone VIRAL: Tweeting & posting for better health choices

Wednesday, May 9, 2012
8:15am – 4:00pm
Pavillon Marcel A. Desautels
200 De la Cathédrale Ave
Université de Saint-Boniface
Winnipeg, MB

This event is the second in a series of knowledge sharing workshops. Attendees will:
•    Learn about current research, best practices and strategies to use social media for health promotion and behaviour change.
•    Share in the discussion of how this knowledge can be applied in everyday practice.

•    Dr. Cameron D. Norman, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
•    Ms. Andrea Yip, Community Researcher & Health Promotion Designer, University of Toronto

Who should attend?
This event is intended for health promotion, physical activity, mental health, public health and primary care professionals, researchers and policy makers.

On-Line Registration will occur on this website April 9th-May 4th.
Information about how to register here
Please note: There will be no on-site registration.
Space will be limited.
Cost: $50 (includes a light lunch)
Cost includes GST. Financial support available upon request.

There will be Door Prizes!

Click here to see the Agenda for the day.

Please bring a water bottle to reduce our environmental impact.

Please sure to check back here after the event for handouts and resources!

Many Thanks to the Organizing Committee Members:
(listed alphabetically)

Karen Beck, City of Winnipeg
Marion Cooper, Mental Health Promotion, WRHA
Dr. Danielle de Moissac, Faculty of Science, College universitaire de Saint-Boniface
Laura Donatelli, Public Health Agency of Canada
Nicole Dunn, HLHP Research Institute, University of Manitoba
Karen Kyliuk, Mental Health Promotion, WRHA
Laura Plett, Canadian Cancer Society, Manitoba Division
Colleen Rand, Nutrition and Food Service, WRHA
Dr. Elizabeth Ready, Faculty of Kinesiology & Recreation Management, Univ. of MB
Jan Schmalenberg, Winnipeg in motion, WRHA
Andrea Szwajcer, Carolyn Sifton-Helene Fuld Library, Univ. of Manitoba
Amy Tibbs, Winnipeg in motion, WRHA
Tanya Vincent, Winnipeg in motion, Faculty of Kinesiology & Recreation Management

For more information, please contact:
Nicole Dunn


** Registration for Conversations in motion 2012 is now closed. **

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