[Nova Scotia] Engaging Today for a Healthier Tomorrow: Working Together to Achieve Better Health Outcomes for Nova Scotians

In a time of transition, change and fiscal constraint coupled with increasing rates of chronic conditions and an aging population, how can emerging and existing health leaders work together to achieve better health outcomes for Nova Scotians?

Emerging Health Leaders Nova Scotia, in partnership with the IWK Heath Centre, welcomes you to participate in a panel discussion highlighting the current challenges and opportunities that exist in the Nova Scotia health care system. Panelists will provide innovative ideas from a variety of viewpoints related to the delivery of community-based health care, health promotion and prevention and working across sectors with community partners in a constantly evolving system.

Keynote Address:

  • Steve Ashton – Vice President of People and Organization Development, IWK Health Centre

Panelists Include:

  • Dr. David Anderson – Dean of Medicine, Dalhousie University
  • Lindsay Peach – Vice-President, Integrated Health Services Community Support and Management, Nova Scotia Health Authority
  • Dr. Robert Strang – Chief Public Health Officer, Department of Health and Wellness

Event Details:

  • Date: April 13th, 2016
  • Time: 5:30pm to 7:30pm (Networking Reception: 5:00pm – 5:30pm)
  • Cost: FREE
  • Location: O.E. Smith Auditorium, IWK Health Centre

Additional Details: Light refreshments will be served. To confirm your participation in this event, please email ehlnovascotia@gmail.com