To provide an opportunity for Public Health Professionals to:

  • Network with colleagues to develop connections across the province.
  • Share successes in collaborating with LHINs and community partners in working towards common goals.
  • Learn about effective strategies and tools for using data to improve the health and wellbeing of local populations.
  • Discuss the role of public health epidemiology in the context of the new Standards for Public Health Programs and Services.

Call for Abstracts

Call for Abstracts is now open! APHEO invites abstract submissions for oral and poster presentations. Submissions should be relevant to the conference objectives (above).

APHEO will be offering the Elaine Hector Student Award to recognize the best student abstract/poster. The award is meant to acknowledge a student engaged in public health epidemiology and is intended to cover the cost (up to $500) for registration, travel and accomodation to attend the conference.

Abstracts must be submitted online by July 14, 2017. Click here for the online submission form.


More to follow on Registration, Speakers and Agenda. Stay tuned to the conference page and APHEO thread for updates.


Planning Committee

James Macintosh

Co-Chair / Sponsorship / Agenda / Speakers

Lydia Cheng

Sponsorship / Abstracts / Students

Jessica Deming

Co-Chair / Abstracts / Students / Social / Evaluation

Stanley Ing

Agenda / Finances

Jasmin Lau


Brenda Lee

Abstracts / Speakers

Elaina Macintyre

Exhibits / Speakers

Laura Zettler

Advertising / Website

Caitlyn Paget

Past Chair

Planning Services Provided by

Chuck Schouwerwou, ConferSense Planners Inc.