PHRED     Public Health Research, Education & Development



Reports & Resources

then... now... tomorrow alors... maintenant... demain, the 2008 PHRED Report

PHN Standards and Competencies (PowerPoint presentation)

Pan Canadian Task Force on Public Health Nutrition Practice

Enhancing Your Preceptor Practice, Workshop Reach and Teach Kits
For more information plase contact
Karen Jenkins


PHRED Research

2010 Commemorative Report

Analysis of Ontario Health Unit Data from the Waist Circumference
Analysis of Ontario Health Unit Data from the Healthy Eating and Active Living (HEAL) Awareness

Post-PHRED Knowledge to Action (K2A) Model:
Conceptual Description of Model Attributes

Final Report - July 2009

Looking for a guide to program evaluation?
Wondering which tools and resources are the best for public health evaluations?

The PHRED Program Annotated Inventory of Evaluation Tools and Resources presents summaries of 12 evaluation tools and resources that are high quality, applicable to Ontario public health, and easy to use.

CCHS Cycle 2.2 Ontario Nutrition Data Analysis Project
This report provides useful provincial food and nutrition surveillance information.
The Executive Summary, Full Report, and an accompanying Power Point Presentation are available for download.

Benchmarking Public Health in Ontario
This website is designed to promote, support and sustain benchmarking in Ontario public health units.

Effective Public Health Practice Project - Systematic Reviews
Final systematic reviews summaries and highlights for practitioners and managers  for policy development.

Program Evaluation Tool Kit
The Program Evaluation Tool Kit is a practical, step-by-step guide to evaluating programs. It is presented in a series of short modules with simple explanations and specific tools for planning, conducting and using evaluation
Tool Kit Order Form (pdf)

Ontario PHRED Libraries' Catalogue
A web-based catalogue that contains the library holdings of four PHRED health units in Ontario.

PHRED History

English History
French History


PHRED Workplans

» 2010 Provincial Work Plan (pdf)
» 2009 Provincial Work Plan (pdf)
» 2008 Provincial Work Plan (pdf)
» 2006 Work Plan (pdf) 

PHRED Program Deliverables Reports

PHRED 2010 Program Deliverables Report

PHRED Program 2009 Deliverables Report

PHRED Program 2008 Deliverables Report (pdf)
This report includes both the provincial and local activities of the five PHRED sites. The breadth of projects undertaken is extensive and the PHRED work continues to support the functions of research, knowledge exchange, education and development of innovative projects in the Ontario public health environment. If you have any questions or comments feel free to contact the PHRED Operations Manager,Kate Pautler, at

PHRED is pleased to provide the 2007 Deliverables Report (pdf).
This report provides a summary of all PHRED projects and achievements to date. Provincial and local applied research projects, education and staff development initiatives are profiled. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to contact the PHRED Chair, Isabelle Michel at

PHRED Health Units

Contact Information

This site is currently being reviewed. If you are unable to find a document, please contact the PHRED Health Unit nearest you or use the email below.


Last Revised: January 31, 2011