Nourish Food for Health Symposium

Past event.
15 May 2019, 11:00 AM – 16 May 2019, 8:00 PM.
Toronto, ON, Canada

15 May 2019, 11:00 AM
to
16 May 2019, 8:00 PM
Toronto, ON, Canada
Registration is over




Be a part of a national movement to make food a fundamental part of health and healing for patients, our communities and our planet. 


Situated in the beautiful Evergreen Brickworks in Toronto and surrounded by nature, the two-day symposium is a meeting place for health care and food systems stakeholders to learn about how food in health care can enhance patient experience, organizational culture, and community wellbeing. 

PARTICIPATION INFORMATION PACKAGE 


WHAT TO EXPECT


  • Keynote speakers and thought-leadership from prominent Indigenous, Canadian, and international leaders;

  • Experiential workshops with practitioners leading innovation around food in health care;

  • Immersive hospital food experience around the future of food in health care;

  • Elders gathering and a focus on truth and reconciliation through food in health care.

  • Local tours to health care sites and food places of interest in Toronto

  • Networking opportunities with national leaders & a chance to share challenges and pathways forward to getting more value from the food served in health care



 


SCHEDULE




WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Senior health care leaders | Clinical staff, including physicians and nurses | Policy-leaders | Directors of support services | Dietitians | Food service managers | Procurement leaders | Supply-chain partners | Patient and family organizations | Students, researchers, and academics | All those interested in harnessing the opportunities of food in health care!



REGISTRATION

We hope to see you there! Register early to save 20-30%.


*** Registration fees include admission to all conference sessions (May 15 and May 16), one continental breakfasts, two refreshment breaks, two luncheons and the Closing Reception



NEED A BURSARY?


Bursaries are available by application for a limited number of community members, non-profits, and students. Bursaries are targeted to enable participation of people working in the food and/or health systems who face barriers in these systems. Click here to apply.



WANT TO SPONSOR US?


If you are interested on sponsoring the Food for Health Symposium, please contact events@nourishhealthcare.ca for a sponsorship package.


About
Nourish Food for Health Symposium

Event Starts: 15 May 2019, 11:00 AM
Event Ends: 16 May 2019, 8:00 PM

Event Location:
Evergreen Brick Works
550 Bayview Avenue
Toronto , ON M4W 3X8
Canada