September 17, 2014 - JSGS Public Lecture ~ "Comprehensive Poverty Reduction Strategies in Canada: Policy or Window Dressing?" Presented by Charles Plante, Policy Director, Upstream: Institute for a Healthy Society. Download the PowerPoint slides. PovertyCosts.ca Watch the video (coming)

May 21, 2014 - JSGS Public Lecture ~ "Health Technology Appraisal (HTA) and the Establishment of Health Policy in the UK: Working in the NICE Appraisal Process" Presented by Rumona Dickson, Professor, Health Services Research, Institute of Psychology Health and Society, University of Liverpool. Download the PowerPoint slides. Watch the video.

March 11, 2014 - JSGS Public Lecture ~ "Reducing Poverty: Moving Forward on Alberta's Social Policy Framework" Presented by Heather Collier, Acting Director of the Strategic Policy Unit with Alberta Human Services, Government of Alberta. Download the PowerPoint Slides.

March 4, 2014 - JSGS Public Lecture ~ "Saskatchewan First Nations and the Province's Resource Future" Presented by Chief Bellegarde, Chief of the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations. Watch the video. Download the PowerPoint slides.