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Date/Time
Date(s) - 13/08/2015
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Location
The Royal, room 1425

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CAMH Webinar Series Part 1: Trends in Mental Health and Substance Use Among Ontario Adult

Details:

August 13 , 2015  at  1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Location: Webinar

Target audience: Public health and health promotion professionals, policy makers, educators and education administrators, and individuals working with adults in community settings.

To register for this webinar click here.

Note: Registration is required for each webinar in the series. If you’re participating with others from your organization, please register as one person and view the webinar together.

Overview:

The CAMH Monitor is the longest ongoing survey of substance use and mental health among adults in Canada.

This webinar is the first of a two-part series. It will provide an overview of the results, focusing on key trends as well as areas of improvement and of concern. A panel of CAMH researchers and clinicians will reflect on key trends and answer participants’ questions.

The second webinar (date TBD) will feature provincial partners who have used the CAMH Monitor data to inform programming, planning and policy. A panel will see how the data can inform planning that advances health equity and a focus on the broader determinants of health.

 

About the presenters:

  • Dr. Paul Kurdyak, Director, Health Systems Research, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH); Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto; Adjunct Scientist, Program Lead, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences.
  • Dr. Robert Mann, Senior Scientist, Social and Epidemiological Research Department, CAMH; Associate Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto.
  • Dr. Hayley Hamilton, Research Scientist, Social and Epidemiological Research Department, CAMH; Assistant Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto.
  • Anca Ialomiteanu, Research Coordinator, Social and Epidemiological Research Department, CAMH.