Quicklinks to Past Events and Presentations:

Accountability in Home and Community Care
Aging at Home
Balance of Care
Caregiver Support
Children and Youth
Chronic Disease Management
Health Equity
Health Human Resources
Health Policy
Integrated Care
Knowledge Mobilization and Translation
Palliative Care
Performance Measurement
Seniors Mental Health
Sexuality and Aging
Supportive Housing

Acountability in Home and Community Care
Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy Research 2010 Conference
Presented by: Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy Research
Location: Toronto, ON. May 10 - 13, 2010
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Aging at Home
Whatever Happened to Aging at Home: Shifting Policy Sands in Ontario and Beyond
Whatever Happened to Aging at Home: Shifting Policy Sands in Ontario and Beyond is the 6th in a series of cutting-edge fall symposia presented by the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC) in partnership with the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA). This event brings together local, national and international experts to ask tough questions for the Aging at Home Program, the future of the community support sector and for health system sustainability.
Presented by: Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community and the Ontario Community Support Asssociation
Location: Markham, ON. October 21, 2010
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Aging at Home: Connecting the Dots in Ontario and Beyond
This groundbreaking e-symposium was presented by CRNCC in partnership with the Department of Health Policy Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto and funded by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care. It featured international experts and change leaders from across Ontario. The event was also webcasted live, providing virtual access for a broader audience interested in the challenges and successes of the Aging at Home program.
Presented by: Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community
Location: Toronto, ON. June 22, 2009
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Balance of Care
Community Care and Health Human Resources Symposium
Presented by: CIHR Team in Community Care and Health Human Resources
Location: Toronto, ON. November 20, 2009
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Balance of Care (BoC) – Policy Implications for Aging in Place
Presented by: Alzheimer Knowledge Exchange
Location: Online event. September 11, 2009
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Primary Care Reform and Community Based Health Care
Presented by: Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community, Capital Medical University, Centre for International Health, the Department of Health Policy; Management and Evaluation at University of Toronto, and the Department of Politics and Public Administration at Ryerson University
Location: Beijing, China. March 28-29, 2009
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Community Care and Health Human Resources: Informing Policy Action
The CIHR Team in Community Care and Health Human Resources, in partnership with the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC), held its 2nd Annual Symposium, at Ryerson University.  This symposium was designed to share research results with community partners, researchers, and decision makers. March 18, 2008
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Forging Ahead... Evidence to Innovation
Presented by: Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community, Capital Medical University, Centre for International Health, the Department of Health Policy; Management and Evaluation at University of Toronto, and the Department of Politics and Public Administration at Ryerson University. March 8, 2008
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How Targeted, Integrated and Managed Home and Community Care Can Support
"At Risk" Seniors and Sustain Medicare
A live web cast presented by the University of Toronto's Institute for Life Course and Aging. Dr. A. Paul Williams, Co-Chair of CRNCC and Professor in the Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto, was invited to present on findings from the Balance of Care project in Waterloo, Ontario. October 24, 2007
[ Webcast | Slideshow Presentation ]
North East Local Health Integration Network ~ North East Alternative Level Care Summit (ALC)
Dr. A. Paul Williams, Co-Chair of CRNCC and Professor in the Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto, was invited to present on the role of community-based care at the June 2007 ALC Summit in Sudbury, Ontario. June 6-7, 2007
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Caregiver Support
Healthy Connections 2011 - Informal Caregiving in the Formal System: From Ideas to Solutions
Presented by: Solutions: East Toronto Health Collaborative and CRNCC
Location: Toronto, ON. June 9, 2011
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Children and Youth
Caring for Children, Youth and Families in Home and Community: Innovations and Best Practices from Across Canada
A full-day symposium and live web cast presented by the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC) and the Children and Youth Home Care Network (CYHN). February 20, 2007
[ Event Details ]
Community Care and Health Human Resources: Informing Policy Action
The CIHR Team in Community Care and Health Human Resources, in partnership with the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC), held its 2nd Annual Symposium, at Ryerson University.  This symposium was designed to share research results with community partners, researchers, and decision makers. March 18, 2008
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Chronic Disease Management
Healthy Connections 2010 - Self-Managing Care: From Ideas to Solutions
Sponsored by: Solutions: East Toronto Health Collaborative and CRNCC
Location: Toronto, ON. February 17, 2010
[ Event Details and Presentations ]
Disease Management: Chronic Illnesses
Presented by: Vilans
Location: Utrecht, Netherlands. August 28, 2009
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Health Equity
Healthy Connections 2008 - Health Equity: From Challenges to Solutions
Solutions Healthy Connections 2008 conference, was sponsored by the Toronto Central LHIN; In partnership with Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community, West End Urban Health Alliance, and South East Toronto Organization. This one day Toronto Central Local Health Integration Network (LHIN)-wide conference presented challenges of health inequities, as well as strategies for creating a more equitable health system that responds to the needs of all. June 5, 2008
[ Event details, Presentations, and Community Story Slideshow ]
Women and Home Care: the Facts, the Issues, the Future
A conference workshop presented by the the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC) and the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA), held in Alliston, Ontario. November 21, 2005

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Health Human Resources
Community Care and Health Human Resources Symposium
Presented by: CIHR Team in Community Care and Health Human Resources
Location: Toronto, ON. November 20, 2009
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Working Together Makes Us Better
Presented by: Personal Support Network of Ontario
Location: Richmond Hill, ON. October 19, 2009
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Community Care and Health Human Resources: Informing Policy Action
The CIHR Team in Community Care and Health Human Resources, in partnership with the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC), held its 2nd Annual Symposium, at Ryerson University.  This symposium was designed to share research results with community partners, researchers, and decision makers. March 18,2008
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Health Policy
Simposio Sobre Salud y Evejecimiento (Simposium on Health and Aging) Invited Presentation
Hosted by:Instituto de Desarollo Empresial Anáhuac (IDEA), Anáhuac University
Presentation by: Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community
Location: Mexico City, Mexico. March 22, 2013
[ Presentation by A. Paul Williams ] [ Presentation by Janet Lum ]
Instituto de Desarollo Empresial Anáhuac (IDEA) Invited Presentation
Hosted by: Instituto de Desarollo Empresial Anáhuac (IDEA), Anáhuac University
Presentation by: Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community
Location: Mexico City, Mexico. October 11, 2011
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Arthritis Society Board Meeting Presentation
Hosted by: The Arthritis Society (Canada) Board
Presentation by: Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community
Location: Toronto, ON. April 3, 2009
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Community Care and Health Human Resources: Informing Policy Action
The CIHR Team in Community Care and Health Human Resources, in partnership with the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC), held its 2nd Annual Symposium, at Ryerson University.  This symposium was designed to share research results with community partners, researchers, and decision makers. March 18,2008
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Gerry McSorley, Director and Visiting Professor of the Centre for Health Improvement and Leadership in Lincoln, UK, and a CRNCC partner, was in Toronto in November to discuss the UK experience with strategic purchasing, one method used by regional and local health authorities to procure services for clients. He presented at the following events:
  • The Strategic Levers for a High-Performing Health System symposium, presented by the Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, and the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, November 20, 2006
  • A roundtable discussion organized by the Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres (OACCAC) in partnership with CRNCC, November 22, 2006
  • A workshop organized by the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) and the CRNCC, November 23, 2006
[ Gerry Mcsorley's Presentation | Paul Williams' Presentation ]
2nd Lincoln International Leadership Conference
A conference organized by the Centre for Health Improvement and Leadership in Lincoln (CHILL), at the University of Lincoln, UK. By A. Paul Williams, CRNCC and Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, and Janet Lum, CRNCC and Department of Politics and Administration, Ryerson University. June 28, 2006
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Integrated Care
Healthy Connections 2013 - Health Links and Beyond: The Long and Winding Road to Person-Centred Care
A symposium presented by Solutions, the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC) and the Health System Performance Research Network (HSPRN) in partnership with Ryerson University. June 20, 2013
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Integrating Care for Older Persons: If It’s Such A Great Idea, Why Haven’t We Done It Yet?
A symposium presented by the Health System Performance Research Network (HSPRN) and the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community. December 10, 2012
[ Event Details and Presentations ]
From On Lok to Ontario: Transferrable Lessons in Supporting Older Persons with Complex Needs
A workshop presented by the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community and the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA). December 7, 2011
[ Event Details and Presentations ]
Integrating Care for Older Persons with Complex Needs: Lessons for Ontario
A symposium presented by the Health System Performance Research Network (HSPRN) and the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community. December 6, 2011
[ Event Details and Presentations ]
Integrating Care for Older Persons: Design Fundamentals of Successful Models Workshop
A workshop presented by the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC) and the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA). October 21, 2008
[ Event Details and Presentation ]
Look Globally-Act Locally: Integrating Care in the Community for Vulnerable Populations Symposium
A full-day symposium presented by the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC) and the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) featured top speakers from Canada and from European countries to learn more about what works, what does not, and what needs to be done at the local level to implement successful integrated client care initiatives. October 20, 2008
[ Event Details, Presentation and Online Evaluation ]
Ideas to Action ~ Integrating Community Support Services within Regionalized Models: Innovations and Best Practices from Across Canada
A symposium presented by the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC) and the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA). October 23, 2006
[ Presentations | Video Highlights and Full Webcast ]
Integrating Community Support Services with the Broader Continuum of Care
A symposium presented by the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC) and the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA). June 6, 2006
[ Slideshow Presentation | Webcasts ]
McMaster's 26th Annual Summer Institute on Gerontology
Presented by: McMaster University
Location: Hamilton, ON. June 15-19, 2009
[ Event Details and Presentations | Canadian Seniors In Motion DVD ]
CISS Monthly Seminar: Integration Benefits in Caring for Vulnerable Populations
Dr. A. Paul Williams, Co-Chair of CRNCC and Professor in the Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto, was invited to Mexico's National Institute of Public Health to present on:
  • Ontario's Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs)
  • Balance of Care: How to Plan and Prioritize Services in LHINs
  • The Benefits of Integrating Care for Vulnerable Populations
February 25, 2009
[ Event Details and Presentation ]

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Knowledge Mobilization and Translation
Primary Care Reform and Community Based Health Care
Presented by: Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community, Capital Medical University, Centre for International Health, the Department of Health Policy; Management and Evaluation at University of Toronto, and the Department of Politics and Public Administration at Ryerson University
Location: Beijing, China. March 28-29, 2009
[ Event Details ]
Community Care and Health Human Resources: Informing Policy Action
The CIHR Team in Community Care and Health Human Resources, in partnership with the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC), held its 2nd Annual Symposium, at Ryerson University.  This symposium was designed to share research results with community partners, researchers, and decision makers. March 18,2008
[ Event Details ]
Forging Ahead... Evidence to Innovation
Presented by: Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community, Capital Medical University, Centre for International Health, the Department of Health Policy; Management and Evaluation at University of Toronto, and the Department of Politics and Public Administration at Ryerson University. March 8, 2008
[ Slideshow Presentation ]
2nd Lincoln International Leadership Conference
A conference organized by the Centre for Health Improvement and Leadership in Lincoln (CHILL), at the University of Lincoln, UK. By A. Paul Williams, CRNCC and Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, and Janet Lum, CRNCC and Department of Politics and Administration, Ryerson University. June 28, 2006
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Palliative Care
Community Care and Health Human Resources Symposium
Presented by: CIHR Team in Community Care and Health Human Resources
Location: Toronto, ON. November 20, 2009
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Performance Measurement
A Vibrant Community at Work: 20th Annual OCSA Conference
Presented by: Ontario Community Support Association
Location: Markham, ON. October 16-17, 2012
[ Event Details | Presentation by Janet Lum ]
The Quality Imperative: Getting to Excellent
Presented by: Ontario Community Support Association
Location: Markham, ON. October 18-19, 2011
[ Presentation by Carolyn Steele-Gray | Presentation by Janet Lum/Handout | Presentation by A. Paul Williams ]

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Seniors Mental Health
Setting the Policy Agenda: Older Persons' Mental Health and Addictions
A symposium presented by the Canadian research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC) and the Older Persons' Mental Health and Addictions Network of Ontario (OPMHAN), held in Toronto, Ontario. May 17, 2006
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Sexuality and Aging
Great Places to Live and Work: OANHSS 2012 Annual Meeting & Convention
Presented by: Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Servcies for Seniors
Location: Toronto, ON. May 7-9,2012
[ Slideshow Presentation | Workshop Scenarios | ACE/CLEO Bill of Rights ]
[ Lanark, Leeds & Grenville Long Term Care Working Group Guidelines | Assessment of Awareness of Actions ]
Keep on Rockin’: Sexuality and Aging
Presented by: CRNCC and the Ontario Community Support Association
Location: Richmond Hill, ON. October 20,2009
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Get Inspired: Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Services for Seniors 2010 Annual General Meeting and Convention
Presented by: Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Servcies for Seniors
Location: Toronto, ON. June 7- 9, 2010
[ Slideshow Presentation | Vancouver Coastal Health Authority ]

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Supportive Housing
Supportive Housing: The Winning Formula for Supporting People and Sustaining the Health Care System
A full-day symposium presented by the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC) and the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA). October 15, 2007
[ Event Details, Presentations, and Webcasts ]
Community Care and Health Human Resources Symposium
Presented by: CIHR Team in Community Care and Health Human Resources
Location: Toronto, ON. November 20, 2009
[ Event Details ]
OANHSS 2009 Annual Meeting & Convention
Presented by: Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Services
Location:Toronto ON. May 4-6. 2009
[ Event Details | Presentation ]
Age Friendly Communities: Supporting Aging at Home and Across the Continuum of Care
Presented by: Ontario Gerontology Association
Location: Toronto, ON. April 30- May 1, 2009
[ Event Details | Presentation ]
St. Clair West Services for Seniors AGM and Open House
Dr. Janet Lum, Co-Chair of the CRNCC and Professor in the Department of Politics at Ryerson University, was invited to present on Supportive Housing at the St. Clair West Services for Seniors AGM in Toronto, Ontario. October 29, 2008
[ Presentation ]
Forging Ahead... Evidence to Innovation
Presented by: Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community, Capital Medical University, Centre for International Health, the Department of Health Policy; Management and Evaluation at University of Toronto, and the Department of Politics and Public Administration at Ryerson University. March 8, 2008
[ Slideshow Presentation ]
North East Local Health Integration Network ~ North East Alternative Level Care Summit (ALC)
Dr. A. Paul Williams, Co-Chair of CRNCC and Professor in the Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto, was invited to present on the role of community-based care at the June 2007 ALC Summit in Sudbury, Ontario. June 6-7, 2007
[ Slideshow Presentaion ]

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