Community Health Centres: Acting today, shaping tomorrow

Type of event: CHSRF Speaker

CHSRF Session

Research and policy priorities for advancing comprehensive primary healthcare: a dialogue follow-up

10:45 a.m., Friday June 10, 2011

This session on June 10 will share the results of a pan-Canadian policy dialogue convened by CHSRF and CACHCA on June 8. The goal of the dialogue is to identify research and policy priorities that will foster and advance comprehensive primary healthcare (PHC) in Canada. The draft results of this dialogue will be summarized and discussed at the June 10 workshop.

Facilitators

Kevin Barclay, Senior Policy Advisor, CHSRF
Gillian Mulvale, Director, Healthcare Financing, Innovation and Transformation, CHSRF

About the conference

This international conference is sponsored by the Association of Ontario Health Centres, the Canadian Alliance of Community Health Centre Associations (CACHCA) and the National Association of Community Health Centers.

Workshop and plenary speakers are being invited from across Canada, the United States and around the world to deliver the latest on community health innovations in the following themes:

  • Improving health outcomes for individuals, families, and communities
  • Advancing health equity
  • Increasing sustainability of the health system
  • Building our case and our movement: increasing access to community-governed primary health care