Nov. 22, 2018 @ 7PM. Ondaatje Hall, 6135 University Avenue, Marion McCain Arts & Social Sciences building. Fall 2018 Term: ESS Lecture Series. Debbie Martin is a Tier II Canada Research Chair and professor of Indigenous Peoples Health and Well-Being in Dalhousie's School of Health and Human Performance. She has conducted extensive community-based research into factors influencing the rate of chronic disease among Canada's Indigenous peoples.
Wed. Sept. 26, 2018 @ 5-6PM. Halifax: Tupper Theatre A; Saint John: DMNB Rm. 218. As part of Global Health Day the Global Health Office at Dalhousie invites you to a free public discussion on the future of global health. "Where do we see global health in the next 150-200 years" Please join us as these global health experts speak about their experiences in local and global initiatives through partnerships, research, health systems and developing sustainable solutions for health equity. Moderator: Dr. Margaret Casey, September's Dal Med Innovator Panelists: Dr. Heather Scott, Obstetrics & Gynecology Dr. Gail Tomblin Murphy, Vice-President Research & Innovation, NSHA Dr. Henry Annan, Dalhousie Resident, Pediatrics.
Mon. Oct. 1, 2018 @ 5-6PM. Lindsay Children’s Room, Halifax Central Library. Come join Dal Health’s 2018 Queen Elizabeth Scholars as they explore the key learnings from their experiences abroad. Snacks and light refreshments provided!
Fri. Oct. 12, 2018 @ 6-9PM. McInnes Room, Dalhousie Student Union Building. $90/adult, $60/student, $720/table of 8. Come learn more about life in the Gambia, NSGA staff and work, through an interactive evening with friends celebrating the Nova Scotian-Gambian partnership.
Wednesday, October 3, 2018. 6-9 pm. Paul O’Regan Hall Halifax Central Library. Please join Dr. Ingrid Waldron for her Halifax book launch From Africville to Alton Gas: A Pop-Up Book Launch for There's Something in the Water: Environmental Racism in Indigenous and Black Communities. Ingrid will be joined by friends and colleagues who will read passages from the book and contribute their own experiences and perspectives on the issues and stories documented in the book.
Sun, Nov. 18, 2018. Dalla Lana School of Public Health, 155 College St., Toronto, ON. The GHSYPs Summit aims to provide a space for SYPs involved or interested in the global health field. This is the forum for global health SYPs to connect, network, engage, and be inspired.
November 8 & 9, 2018. 1608 Rhode Island Avenue NW, Washington DC. CUGH Members: $625 / CUGH Non-Members: $725. How prepared are your participants and staff members to react safely if exposed to threats in insecure environments? How prepared is your institution to act? Do your overseas programs have adequate Emergency Action Plans in place? Are your Standards of Practice sound and up-to-date?
November 8–9, 2018. London, UK. The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is proud to be hosting the second annual Women Leaders in Global Health Conference (WLGH18) on 8-9 November 2018. WLGH18 will bring together established and emerging leaders from across sectors and cultures to work towards gender equity in health leadership and to improve health for all.
RFP Submission Deadline: Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 3:00pm (ET). Through this Stars in Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (Stars in SRHR) Request for Proposals, Grand Challenges Canada seeks bold ideas for products, services and implementation models that could transform how persistent challenges in sexual and reproductive health and rights are addressed in low- and middle-income countries.