June 26, 2017

The Call for Abstracts is now closed. The Conference Organizing Committee would like to thank everyone that took the time to submit a proposal. Due to the large number submissions, and conference time limitations, not all submissions could be accepted. We encourage everyone to continue to explore topics that promote and safeguard public health, and to forward your proposals for future CIPHI conferences.

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The Conference

CIPHI is hosting a professional development educational conference, providing a professional forum for individuals involved with Environmental Public Health programs and for organizations. We will gather in the spirit of continuous self-improvement and to share program experiences, develop solutions to common challenges, and create innovative planning and training methodologies. This year, the conference theme is Honouring Traditions, Inspiring Innovation, and focuses on both current and emerging environmental public health issues and exploring innovative ways to safeguard public health.


  • Keynote speakers to start the day
  • Interactive discussion and learning sessions
  • Evening networking events
  • Workshops
  • Exhibitors

We are working hard to put together an engaging and informative conference for you. We are grouping similarly themed presentations to facilitate knowledge sharing and discussion.

Conference sessions and workshops will include discussion on:

  • Food safety
  • Drinking water
  • Recreational water
  • Communicable disease – case studies and management of outbreaks
  • Personal services
  • Air quality
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Enforcement and ticketing
  • Healthy built environment
  • Working in aboriginal and indigenous communities

The full conference program will be announced soon.


Why Should You Attend?

The 83rd CIPHI Annual Education Conference will feature three days of workshops, thoughtful keynotes, panel discussions, oral presentations, and social events. We are carefully selecting our speakers and workshops to ensure that your attendance will be fulfilling and inspirational.

Learn from the leading experts in the field

Build on your existing knowledge learning from professionals and academics with intimate knowledge of their fields.

Honour traditional environmental public health programs and objectives

Discuss common issues and situations that you see in your day-to-day work.

Inspire innovation in the environmental public health field

Explore the evolution of Environmental Health as new technology, healthy built environment programs, and climate change challenge the field to broaden its scope.

Build connections and relationships

Network with fellow professionals working in Environmental Health across Canada. Connect with like-minded individuals to build a network that will improve knowledge sharing and build relationships.

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CIPHI 2017 AEC Organizing Committee

Address: #325-8100 Granville Avenue, Richmond BC, V6Y 3T6
Phone: 604-233-3147 Fax: 604-233-3175