Keenan Research Centre - Research Programs

Centre for Research on Inner City Health - Events

Archive of How Government Works Workshops


Date Workshop and Location

March 3, 2008

Process and Politics: Experiences in Public Health Policy Development at the City of Toronto

Presenter: Liz Janzen, Healthy Living-Healthy Communities Director,
Toronto Public Health & Chair, South East Toronto Organization (SETO)

November 6, 2007

Provincial Municipal Collaboration on New Social Policy Initiatives

Cliodhna McMullin
Assistant Deputy Minister (Provincial-Municipal Fiscal Review)
Ministry of Community and Social Services

Karen Glass
Director, Ontario Works Branch
Ministry of Community and Social Services

October 23, 2007

Evidence Informed Public Health: "As Is" and "To Be" Models

Dr. David Mowat
Medical Officer of Health (Region of Peel)
Past Deputy Chief Public Health Officer - Public Health Practice and Regional Operations (Public Health Agency of Canada)

September 19, 2007

From Science to Public Policy: Lessons learned from smoke-free legislation, drug harm reduction projects and other initiatives at the municipal and provincial level.

Dr. Robert Cushman, MD
CEO, Champlain Local Health Integration Network

August 7, 2007

Health System Strategy: What CRICH Researchers Should Know about the New Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Adalsteinn Brown, Assistant Deputy Minister, Health System Strategy Division, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care


July 3, 2007

Tentative Title: What I Know Now: Lessons about Government, Health Care and Politics

Jeff Lozon, CEO, St. Michael's Hospital

May 2, 2007

Understanding Cultural Differences between Researchers and Policy Makers - Reflections on 6 Years as ICES CEO.

Dr. Andreas Laupacis, MD, MSc, FRCPC

April 4, 2007

The Art of Government: What Researchers Should Know about Decision Making and Priority Setting

Richard Prial
Director, Policy Development and Measurement Improvement Branch
Health System Strategy Division, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

March 7, 2007

What Researchers Should Know About Government Timing and Pacing

Norm Helfand
Director, Policy Research and Evaluation Branch
Social Policy Development Division
Ontario Ministry of Community and Social Services.