PRE-SYMPOSIUM SESSIONS: Sept. 30
Mark Razzolini – Alberta Blue Cross
Romana Prokopiw – SAIT
PLENARY SESSIONS: Oct. 1
Richard Wilkinson – Why Inequality Matters: An In-depth Look By a Global Expert
Karina Pillay-Kinnee – Slave Lake Wildfire: From Crisis to Recovery – A Story of Resilience and Hope
PLENARY SESSIONS: Oct. 2
Tod Maffin – Making the Digital World Human Again
Kerry Mummery – UWalk Alberta
CONCURRENT SESSIONS: Oct. 1
1:00- 2:00 p.m.
Annette BruisedHead – Student Success and Well-Being at Kainai High School
Jason Gondziola – Meaningful Movie Narratives in Aboriginal Schools
Marlynn Kennedy – The Workplace Health Improvement Project (WHIP) – Lessons Learned
Damien Traverse – Supporting an Active Alberta: Collaborating for Success
Christa Costas-Bradstreet – A Physical Activity Strategy and Change Agenda for Canada
Kathy Belton and Liza Sunley – Changing Attitudes, Changing Behaviours: How ‘Preventable’ is Helping Citizens Prevent Injury
2:00- 3:00 p.m.
Sangita Sharma – WHY ACT NOW
Janet Naclia and Lisa McLaughlin – Fostering Local Action for Healthy Living: Lessons from Alberta Communities
Judy Steiert – Being Well in the Second Half of Life
Michael Trew – Psycho-Social Recovery; It Takes a Village…
3:30- 4:30 p.m.
Megan McKinlay – Move and Play Through Traditional Games
Lil Rueck – Educating for Life-long Health
Kandi McElary and Debbie Bruckner – Wellness Needs of Young Adults in Post-Secondary Institutions: Differences and Commonalities
Karen Lee and James Talbot – An Interactive Discussion on the Built Environment and Health: What Are the Links?
4:30- 5:30 p.m.
D. Gaye Watson Warthe – Creating a Campus Free from Violence: One Step at a Time
CONCURRENT SESSIONS: Oct. 2
12:45- 1:45 p.m.
Brian Torrance – Fueling Active Children and Youth
Morgan Craig-Broadwith – Mental Health and the Socially Supportive Workplace
Trevor Hancock – Addressing the Ecological Determinants of Health
Stacie Pederson – A Naturalized Play Space – Planning Beyond Traditional Ideas
Patricia K. Doyle-Baker – Social Observation of Urban Activity: Lessons from China on How to Use Public Spaces
Lorna Milkovich – Making a Community Investment for Lifelong Health Return
2:15- 3:15 p.m.
Khatija Westbrook – University Professors and the Stressed Out Student: Successes and Challenges
Lawrence Frank – Building Healthy Communities After Devastation
Shelly Russell-Mayhew – Body Image and Wellness: The Links Between Weight-related Issues
Joanne Barwise – Human ‘n’ Nature