9:00am – 9:30am
Registration
9:30am – 10:00am
Opening Speakers
10:00am – 11:20am
Northern Province Education Context
Presentation by Northern Province Education Personnel
11:20am – 11:30am
Break
11:30am – 12:30pm
Eastern Province Education Context
Presentation by Eastern Province Educational Personnel
12:30pm – 1:30pm
Lunch
1:30pm – 2:00pm
Psychological Wellbeing of Students
2:00pm – 6:00pm
Canadian Context and Discussions
Presentation by Educational Personnel from Ontario, Canada
  • Psychosocial Wellbeing of Students and Teachers
  • Teaching, Learning and Examinations
  • Administration, Appointments, Promotions, Transfers & Teacher Issues
8:15am – 8:45am
Coffee, fruits and light snacks for breakfast
8:45am – 9:30am
Formal Opening of Conference
Framing of conference approach, goals, and process for next two days
9:30am – 10:15am
Presentation by Northern Provincial Ministry of Health on:
  • Key issues facing the Northern Province
  • Approach taken in assembling the Strategic Management Plan
  • Goals for the conference and expected outputs
10:20am – 11:10am
Overview of Key Issues in each Thematic Area (five)
  • Presentation by the Northern Provincial Ministry of Health on key issues for each of the five thematic areas
  • Outlining expectations of the thematic working groups
11:20am – 4:00pm
Thematic Working Group Session (working lunch from 1pm – 2pm)
  • Each working group (composed of representatives from the Northern and Eastern Provincial Ministries of Health, diaspora experts, and other experts) discuss the challenges, the proposed solutions, and actionable next steps
4:15pm – 7:00pm
Presentations by each Thematic Working Group on Proposed Actionable Next Steps
  • Each working group (composed of representatives from the Northern and Eastern Provincial Ministries of Health, diaspora experts, and other experts) discuss the challenges, the proposed solutions, and actionable next steps
4:15pm – 4:45pm
Disability, Rehabilitation, and Palliative Care
4:45pm – 5:15pm
Human Resource Development
5:15pm – 5:45pm
Improve the Quality of Data & Health Information
5:45pm – 6:15pm
Injury Prevention, Disability & Emergency Health Care
6:15pm – 7:00pm
Mental Health Issues
8:00am – 8:30am
Coffee, fruits and light snacks for breakfast
8:45am – 9:15am
Recap of Day One and Overview of Day Two goals
9:20am – 10:10am
Presentation by Eastern Provincial Ministry of Health on:
  • Key issues facing the Eastern Province
  • Vision for the future of health care in the Eastern Province
  • Goals for the conference and expected outputs
10:15am – 12:55pm
Presentations by each Thematic Working Group on Proposed Actionable Next Steps
10:15am – 10:45am
Disability, Rehabilitation, and Palliative care
10:45am – 11:15am
Human Resource Development
11:20am – 11:50am
Improve the Quality of Data & Health Information
11:50am – 12:20pm
Injury Prevention, Disability & Emergency Health Care
12:20pm – 12:55pm
Mental Health Issues
1:00pm – 2:00pm
Lunch
2:10pm – 5:00pm
Economic Development Strategy for the Northern and Eastern Provinces
5:00pm – 5:30pm
Formal Closing with Summary of Next Steps, Responsibilities, and Goals