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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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  • Dal Reads with Michelle Sylliboy
    Jan 16, 2020 @ 4-6 PM. Indigenous Student Centre, Dalhousie. Michelle will lead this art workshop. Art supplies will be provided. Space is limited, please register.
  • Zero Pain Conference
    Jan 16 & 17, 2020. Butare, Rwanda. Theme: Multidisciplinary approach to Pain Management in LMIC.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
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