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Toronto RDC Data Day - Stories Data Tell
Thursday, April 27th, Blackburn Room

Robarts Library, Room 4036
9:00 AM – 4:30 PM EDT

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8:30-9:00 Registration opens outside Blackburn room
9:00-10:00 Keynote
Valerie Tarasuk – University of Toronto

Unearthing the meaning of food insecurity in Canada
10:00-10:15 Coffee break


Hilary K. Brown, Anita Benoit, Chloé G. Xavier – University of Toronto
Teenage pregnancy and long-term mental health outcomes among Aboriginal women
APS (Aboriginal Peoples Survey)
Marcos Sanches – CAMH
Bootstrap estimator with aggregated level data
GSS (General Social Survey)
Allison Mascella – University of Waterloo
Income and child time in Canadian households
GSS (General Social Survey)
Charles Jones, Sean Hayes – University of Toronto
Experiences with Canadian Census samples from 1911 to 1951
Census (Canadian Population Census)
Laurie Goyeche – Memorial University
Patterns of health care provider utilization for MSK, work place injuries in urban and rural Ontario, Manitoba and Atlantic Canadian health care authority districts
CCHS (Canadian Community Health Survey)
Mehdi Ammi – Carleton University
Effects of regionalization on Canadian health care system performance
CCHS (Canadian Community Health Survey)
12:15-13:15 Lunch – Sandwiches provided courtesy of the Toronto RDC


Charles Jones, Sean Hayes – University of Toronto
Experience with longitudinal cohorts of the National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth
NLSCY (National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth)
Mayilee Canizares – University Health Network
Health status and healthcare use over time in Canada: Birth cohorts and lifecourse trajectories
NPHS (National Population Health Survey)
Michela Planatscher – University of Ottawa
The effect of charitable activity on Aboriginal communities
Census (Canadian Population Census), NHS (National Household Survey)
Jason Adams – Queen’s University
Impact of training programs on duration of Ontario social assistance
MCSS (Ontario Ministry of Community and Social Services - Social Assistance Data)
Justin Theilman – Ontario Agency for Health Protection and Promotion (OAHPP)
Estimating the prevalence of overweight and obesity in Ontario using available data sources
CHMS (Canadian Health Measures Survey)
Peter Miron, Tony Lea, Danny Heuman, Sean Howard, Antonio Paez – Environics
The munchies landscape: Canadian food consumption from coast to coast
SHS (Survey of Household Spending)
15:15-15:30 Coffee break
15:30-16:30 Round Table Discussion
Cameron Crawford – Institute for Research and Development on Inclusion and Society (IRIS)