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*** Learning from International Experience: The Circle of Health ***

We are pleased to share a video of a panel discussion about the Circle of Health - a PEI contribution to health promotion that is used in communities around the world!

In this video, you will learn about the Circle of Health from a panel of international and Canadian speakers sharing their experience with the Circle in education, research, policy and practice. Develop an understanding of how the Circle of Health is used to work across sectors and silos – one of the greatest challenges facing communities and governments today!

Panel Presenters:

* Moderator: Dr. Christina Murray, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, University of Prince Edward Island
* Dr. Dais Rocha, Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Public Health, University of Brasília, Brazil – Applying the Equity Lens at Local and National Levels - Contributions of the Circle of Health in Brazil
* Professor Barb Anderson, School of Nutrition and Dietetics, Acadia University, Nova Scotia – Using the Circle of Health as a Health Promotion Textbook for Undergraduate Students in Nutrition
* Paola Ardiles, Founder, Bridge for Health Coop, Vancouver, BC – Moving Upstream - Health Literacy Project and Health Change Lab Program
* Tanya Hill, Healthy Communities Coordinator, Hastings Prince Edward Public Health, Belleville, Ontario – Working with Community Partners in Developing and Supporting Healthy Public Policy
* Dr. Snezana Simic, President, Serbian Public Health Association (via Internet conferencing) – Retooling Public Health Educational Practice in Serbia

This panel discussion was held in advance of the 6th Global Forum on Health Promotion, an international event in Charlottetown, PEI that was held on October 16-17, 2016. Local, national and international health practitioners, researchers and educators convened for the Global Forum, many of whom use the Circle of Health in their work. During the panel discussion in the recording, speakers reflected on its development 20+ years ago and how it has contributed to the practice of health promotion nationally and internationally.

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