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Global health activities in our community
Find out what global health activities and initiatives are taking place throughout the year.
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Survey: Training and Tools for Supporting French‑speaking Patients
Survey closes: March 26, 2021. Réseau Santé–Nouvelle-Écosse, Nova Scotia Health, IWK Health and Acadian Affairs and Francophonie would like your opinion and suggestions on French language training and the tools used to support health professionals and employees when they provide care and services in French.
Global Health Journal Club
Thurs. Feb 11, 2021 @ 12-1 PM. Virtual Teams event. "Challenges and Opportunities from COVID-19 for Global Sustainable Development" Facilitated by: Dr. Megan Aston
SPARK: A Discussion Group on Equity in Medicine ‑ Guest Speaker Dr. Mamta Gautam
Jan 28, 2021 @ 8-9 AM, Microsoft Teams virtual meeting. Dr. Gautam is a faculty member with the University of Ottawa Medical School, a Psychiatrist at The Ottawa Hospital, and an International Expert in Physician Health & Physician Leadership.
Spark: A Discussion Group on Equity in Medicine: Aging in the Workplace
Dec. 8, 2020 @ 1-2 PM, Microsoft Teams virtual meeting. This session will begin with a brief presentation reviewing the impact of aging in the workplace followed by a facilitated discussion by Shawna O’Hearn
Spark: A Discussion Group on Equity in Medicine Presents Identifying Potential Academic Leaders
Date: Tues. Nov. 10, 2020 @ 1-2PM Location: Microsoft Teams virtual presentation Topic: Identifying Potential Academic Leaders A journal article review and discussion facilitated by Dr. Christy Simpson.