Webinar: Syphilis in Canada

Date: December 10, 2020
Time: 10 AM Pacific Time

The Public Health Agency of Canada recently released Syphilis in Canada: Technical report on epidemiological trends, determinants and interventions, an in-depth look at syphilis in Canada in the past decade. Numerous syphilis outbreaks have been declared across Canada in recent years, and this technical report incorporates information from multiple sources, including surveillance data, laboratory/testing data, and findings from a literature review and an environmental scan to provide an integrated picture of syphilis trends and determinants in Canada. This webinar will present an overview of the report, including methods used, epidemiological trends, provincial/territorial analysis and interventions.

To attend the webinar you need to follow these three steps:

 Step One

Register in advance by following the link below:  https://ca01web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_7UcyjKsJRuSaZIBd3TJXIg

Event password: DEC10


Step Two:

You will receive an email confirmation with a personalised link for you to join the webinar. Save that email until the day of the webinar.


Step Three

On the day of the webinar, click the link on the confirmation email to watch the webinar. It will take you to the zoom.us site. Click “join from your browser”.


You will need internet connection to participate in Zoom webinars through the web-based interface. You may also join audio by phone for the English presentation. Please note: French interpretation is not available by phone at this time. To hear the French interpretation audio you will need to join Zoom via the web-based interface and select computer audio.