Wednesday, August 10th, 2016
Top to bottom: Dr. Vanessa Redditt,
Dr. Obidimma Ezezika, Trevor Stratton
Interested in international development, social medicine, or health equity?
PIH Canada's second annual Spotlight On Global Health will take place on Sunday, August 28, 2016. Open to the public, this comprehensive afternoon session offers a chance to explore issues surrounding global health and social justice with like-minded individuals.
Where & when: Sunday, Aug 28 from 12:30 - 4:30pm ET, at the Ralph Thorton Centre in Toronto, ON.
The afternoon will feature an interactive workshop that will challenge current assumptions pervasive in the global health landscape and an opportunity to engage in concrete problem-solving, ample opportunity to network with like-minded individuals in related fields, and an expert panel, hosted by Patners In Health Canada Director Mark Brender, and featuring the following distinguished speakers:
Registration: Deadline to register is August 27th. Tickets available at pihcanada.org/spotlight2016.
12:30 - Doors open
1:00 - Opening Speaker: Mark Brender (PIHC Director)
1:15 - Panel discussion: The Path to Equity -- Perspectives from the Field
2:30 - Coffee break!
2:40 - Workshop: Examining assumptions in Global Health
4:30 - Conference end
For more information:
Partners In Health Canada: http://pihcanada.org/
Partners In Health: http://www.pih.org/
A reflection on last year's Spotlight, which featured a case competition: http://pihcanada.org/knowledge-collaboration-and-innovation-at-the-2015-case-competition/
See who's attending at our Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/313665339022629/