QPHIG Presentation: Building Healthy Policy on Campus,
Tuesday October 30th at 5pm
New Medical Building Rm 021
Megan Laan, KFL&A Public Health and Cheng Zhou, Engaging Emerging Leaders in Cancer Control
This session will cover the beginnings of KFL&A Public Health’s work on preventing skin cancer with the campus. Megan will cover background information on the topic as well as review some of the actions that have been taken to date to influence policy development on campus. She will review the role of local public health units in health promotion and the findings of several nursing student projects over the past year. Cheng will review the Engaging Emerging Leaders in Cancer Control program and its 5 target areas: healthy eating, physical activity, UVR exposure, tobacco/alcohol/drug use and the HPV vaccine. He will then lead an interactive discussion about what kinds of health issues are important to Queen’s students and what students are seeing and experiencing on campus in relation to these 5 areas? After that, he will review the findings of his research about healthy policy on campus and discuss his recommendations for further action.
There will be try-ons for rehab clothing on Friday October 12th from 9:45am-11:15am AND Wednesday Oct 17 at 12pm-1pm in the basement of LDA. Attached is the order form, so please print it off before and come with cash or a cheque. We will not be able to give change back to you if you're paying cash so please make sure you come with the exact amount. Cheques can be made payable to "Rehabilitation Society of Queen's University". If you don't need to try anything on but would like to order something, please ensure that your order form and payment are dropped off at this time.
Miranda (OT) and Clare (PT)
Merch Reps 12/13
Dancing the night away at Zappas not your thing? Have you missed an IP event before? Looking for an opportunity to display your herculean strength? Well stress no more because we've got the event for you!
Who: Meds, Nursing, OT & PT
What: Soccer Baseball (California Kickball)
When: Friday, October 12th, 6:30-9pm
Where: NIXON field
Teams will be created upon arrival. Please dress in athletic wear and don't forget appropriate footwear. Clothing that promotes flexibility and comfort will be considered an advantage. Mascots and team spirit are welcome:)
Following our sweat session we will all head to the Grad Club from 9-11 pm to refuel and hydrate.