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Posts related to the InterCultural Online Network project at the eHealth Strategy Office.

Dr. Gulzar Cheema Receives Health Promotion Award

Dr. Gulzar Cheema Receives Health Promotion Award

Congratulations to Dr. Cheema for his Doctors of BC award of Excellence in Health Promotion!

iCON will be holding a forum on Healthy Aging: Planning and Living a Healthy Life at the Chinese Cultural Centre on Saturday June 21st, 2014.

iCON Chinese Forum – June 21st

iCON will be holding a forum on Healthy Aging: Planning and Living a Healthy Life at the Chinese Cultural Centre on Saturday June 21st, 2014.

iCON attended UBC’s Volunteer Fair on November 5th and 6th  2013

iCON attended UBC’s Volunteer Fair on November 5th and 6th 2013

Interactive, fast-paced and fun summed up iCON’s November booth at the semi-annual Volunteer Opportunities Fair. Held by the UBC Student Society’s AMS Volunteer Connect program, booths were set up by various lower mainland organizations in the Student Union Building – the heart of UBC campus. Organizations were vying to engage leaders who were also equally […]

iCON has successfully hosted Punjabi Diabetes Health Forum

iCON has successfully hosted Punjabi Diabetes Health Forum

Thanks to all our participants, speakers, partners, sponsors, supporters, students, volunteers, and everyone who made this event such a success!

iCON Punjabi Health Forum Coming Up!

iCON Punjabi Health Forum Coming Up!

The iCON Project is excited to host an interactive forum focusing on diabetes and cardiovascular health. Join us in Surrey and learn about disease prevention, symptoms, and strategies to keep your mind healthy and effective tips for self-care. The forum will be presented in Punjabi. Living Well With Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease The Grand Taj Banquet Hall, […]

Could Your Smartphone Help You Manage Your Diabetes?

Could Your Smartphone Help You Manage Your Diabetes?

mDAWN is a study which explores how SMS text messaging, online resources, and biosensors can be used to help people with Type-2 diabetes get the information they need to stay healthy.

Dr. Kendall Ho

iCON On The Radio With Deborah Moore

Tune into Fairchild Radio AM 1470 with popular radio and television personality Deborah Moore for an exclusive interview with Dr. Tigerson Young, Dr. Kendall Ho, Barbara Ho from the iCON Project! They will be discussing the concept of eHealth, iCON’s upcoming diabetes forum at the Health Fair 2013 and perks of being a member of the […]

iCON at Health Fair 2013! Upcoming Diabetes Forum

iCON at Health Fair 2013! Upcoming Diabetes Forum

Coming up in September, iCON will be at the Health Fair 2013!  The annual Health Fair is a collaborative effort between The Chinese Canadian Medical Society (BC), S.U.C.C.E.S.S, The Chinese Canadian Dental Society of British Columbia, and the eHealth Strategy Office  to offer up-to-date health education to the public in Cantonese and Mandarin to the Chinese community in the Lower […]