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 closed on July 28th. Submitted abstracts are now under review. APHEO will be offering the Elaine Hector Student Award to recognize the best student abstract/poster. 

Registration Information

Online registration for the 2017 APHEO Conference is now open. Please register on or before October 6, 2017 to take advantage of early bird savings! Click here to register
The Conference will be held in Guelph, Ontario at the Delta Hotels Guelph Conference Centre
Hotel Information 
50 Stone Road West, Guelph Ontario
Phone: 1-519-780-3700
Room Rate: $132/night plus taxes (parking complimentary)
Click here to reserve your room online. 
Delegates will receive a $15.00 discount per reservation ($30.00 discount round-trip) when booking Shared Ride Shuttle Service from Toronto International Airport or Hamilton International Airport. Reservations need to be made directly through the booking engine on the website (www.redcarservice.com) using Booking Code: APHEO2017.


A preliminary agenda and schedule for the 2017 Conference can be found here


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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

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.