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Health Equity

PHESC suggests beginning with our trainings and resources on health equity overall.

 

Next we suggest learning about cultural safety:

 

This background will position public health staff well for other work in the health equity Foundational Standard:

Below is an outline of PHESC's training program in each priority area identified by our consultation with Ontario public health units. Subscribe to our newsletter or search our course catalogue for details about new events and developments! Questions? Email us.

 

Health equity overall

First Steps

Training Opportunities

Introductory:
Health equity in governance and leadership:

Further Reading

Tools

Exploring Further

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Cultural safety, cultural humility, anti-oppression training - Indigenous specific

More detail on the Indigenous-specific program of offerings is available. You can access all Indigenous specific readings, webinar recordings, and recommended resources in our free online "course" system -- register or login here. The program includes:

  • Introductory readings and videos from the Waakebiness-​Bryce Institute for Indigenous Health at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health
  • Online courses from Cancer Care Ontario
  • A series of four webinars developed by the Waakebiness-​Bryce Institute for Indigenous Health with Indigenous partners
  • Resources from PHESC partners and external resources from a wide variety of organizations.

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Cultural safety, cultural humility, anti-oppression training - all priority populations

First Steps

Training Opportunities

Further Reading

Tools

Exploring Further

  • See the information on health equity in governance and leadership in the section on health equity overall.

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Identifying collaborative cross-PHU opportunities for capacity building related to health equity

First Steps

Training Opportunities

Further Reading

Tools

Exploring Further

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Cross-sector collaboration related to health equity and intersectionality

First Steps

Training Opportunities

Further Reading

Exploring Further

  • See the information on health equity in governance and leadership in the section on health equity overall.

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Integrate health equity into intervention (program and policy) design, implementation and evaluation (including Indigenous Health)

First Steps

Training Opportunities

Health Impact Assessment
  • National Collaborating Centre for Healthy Public Policy: Health Impact Assessment online course and webinar/forum / Formation en ligne, webinaire – L'EIS, étape par étape (Summer/Fall 2019)
Health Equity Impact Assessment

Further Reading

Tools

Exploring Further

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Last updated: 2019-06-04