Share your research, initiatives and ideas about health and climate change at OPHA’s Fall Forum on November 13th, 2019!


Submission deadline extended:

Aug 12, 2019, at 11:59pm


Program areas of focus (subject to change as program develops):

  • Effective community engagement for climate action

  • Communicating climate change

  • Health co-benefits of climate mitigation and adaptation action

  • Evidence (traditional and non-traditional indicators of human health impacts)

  • Local health vulnerability assessments and adaptation planning

  • Resiliency

  • Multi-sectoral collaboration to identify and address climate-related health impacts (benefits, case studies, etc.)

  • Building healthy public policy


Session types:

  • Poster

  • Short oral presentation (10-15 min)

  • Concurrent session (40-50 min)

  • Other: we are open to new engaging formats of sharing information- let us know what you have in mind

Things to keep in mind:

  • You may submit more than one abstract!

  • Abstracts will be assessed on quality, originality, and relevance to the theme

  • The more practical and interactive the session, the better!

  • Submission review period: We aim to respond to all submissions by the first week of September.


Special discount:

Successful submissions receive 10% off two tickets!

(discount code will be provided in the confirmation email)

Submission has closed. Thank you for your interest.

Ontario Public Health Association

154 Pearl Street, 2nd Floor
Toronto, ON M5H 3T4 Canada

Telephone: 1 (416) 367-3313