Considering Family as a Social Determinant of Health
Campus Alberta Health Outcomes & Public health Presents: Considering Family as a Social Determinant of Health
Workshop Description: This one-day knowledge exchange workshop aims to stimulate conversation on the merits and barriers of placing couples, families, and parents in research, prevention, and treatment programs.
Preliminary outcomes of a randomized trial of a couple therapy intervention in Mental Health and Addiction Services will be presented by researchers, addiction counsellors and couples who took part in the study.
Participants from Campus Alberta universities, AHS, Alberta Health and other community organizations will discuss the role of the family their respective areas of health services and research.
Collaborative projects will be explored.
Principal Researcher: Bonnie Lee, PhD, Associate Professor, Board of Governors Research Chair (Tier II), Health Sciences, U of L
Co-Principal Researcher: Andy Greenshaw, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry and Associate Chair (Research), U of A
Audience: Researchers, Clinicians, Health Service Administrators, Graduate Students and trainees
Format: This interactive workshop will consist of research presentations, end-user experience, and interdisciplinary and cross-sector discussions.
Location: University of Alberta (Building location to follow after registration)
Date: Wednesday, December 19, 2018