Announcement: April 2017 KT Canada Evidence to practice: Designing gender-sensitive health promotion approaches for men
Series: April 2017 KT Canada Evidence to practice: Designing gender-sensitive health promotion approaches for men
April 13, 2017, 11:00 to: 12:00
Room 315 Chown Building 753 McDermot Winnipeg Manitoba R3E0T6
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KT Canada Presents:
Dr. Joan Bottorff
Evidence to practice: Designing gender-sensitive health promotion approaches for men
Dr. Joan L. Bottorff is a Professor in the School of Nursing and Director of the Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention at the University of British Columbia’s Okanagan campus in Kelowna, Canada. She is an Affiliate Scientist at the BC Cancer Agency, a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing. Her research program focuses on developing more inclusive understandings of health behaviours, and the development of gender-sensitive and gender-specific health promotion interventions for women and men.
- Outline the approach used to develop and evaluate a novel intervention based on qualitative evidence using as an example the Dads in Gear program.
- Learn about approaches for engaging men in aiding the translation of evidence into messages and strategies that can be used to support their efforts for lifestyle change.
- Appreciate the value of integrating gender-related influences in designing health promotion programs.
Accreditation: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – Section 1: This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, approved by Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto up to a maximum of 1 hour
When: April 13, 2017 - 11am – 12noon CT
Where: Room 315 Chown Bldg, 753 McDermot Avenue
No Registration Required
Location: 753 McDermot, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada