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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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  • HIV/AIDS Awareness Week Red Ribbon Flag‑raising
    Nov 28, 2019 @ 11:30 AM. Province House, 1726 Hollis Street, Halifax. Nova Scotia Advisory Commission on AIDS Cordially Invites you to the annual HIV/AIDS Awareness Week Red Ribbon Flag-raising & Celebrating 30 Years.
  • Understanding social inequalities in health and health care: Evidence and policy implications
    Thurs. Nov. 21, 2019 @ 12 - 1 PM. Tupper Theatre D. The Faculty of Health Canada Research Chair (Tier II) in Health Economics consisting of Catherine Mah (Chair), Sara Kirk, George Kephart and Dominika Wranik invite you to attend a presentation by: Dr. Mohammad Hajizadeh. The presentation will be 30 minutes and then there will be an opportunity for questions afterwards.
  • Tropical and Geographic Medicine, Intensive Short Course
    May 4 - 8, 2020. UBC Vancouver Campus. This is the 7th annual week-long course for physicians, medical trainees, public health practitioners, nurses and other healthcare workers who intend to practice in the tropics, resource-limited settings or who require an update on infectious, parasitic and other major tropical diseases.
  • Global Health: Annual Review ‑ Call for Papers
    Submissions Close: January 22, 2020. Global Health undergraduate and graduate students, professional students, and academics are cordially invited to submit scholarly and theoretical research articles to the Global Health: Annual Review (GHAR), Issue 5. GHAR is a student-run, open access, and peer-reviewed journal that showcases scholarly work completed by the global health community.
  • How have visiting teams been most useful and what are the main challenges?
    Nov 5, 2019. Dalhousie Global Surgery Office
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