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Global Health Office

Bi-weekly Bulletin
Inside Global Health
February 21, 2017
Volume 9, Issue 4
African Heritage Month Events
February 2017.
Let's Talk Microagression, Mar. 1, 2017 @ 11:35 am - 12:25 pm. Black Student Advising Centre (1321 Edward St.).
African Heritage Month: Open Lecture Series, Feb. 28 & Mar. 7, 2017, Tupper Medical Building.
Dr. Isaac Saney & Dr. Barb Hamilton-Hinch.
Bursary Opportunities for Indigenous and African Nova Scotian Students
Rolling deadline.
We have 2 new Bursary Opportunities for Indigenous and African Nova Scotian students.  The first focuses on conference/professional development support for current Dalhousie students and the second addresses entrance requirements support.
2017 Global Health Awards
Nominations Due: March 5, 2017. Nominate a Faculty member, Resident or Student today!  These awards recognize an outstanding contribution to the global health community at Dalhousie through: demonstrated leadership in global health; work experience with marginalized communities; engagement in global health research; mentorship in global health; promotion, development and enhancement of global health at Dalhousie.
2017 Global Health Photo Contest
Submissions Due: March 5, 2017. The theme for 2017 is the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  Do you have outstanding photos that tell a compelling story about your global health experience?  Each year the global health office at Dalhousie hosts the Global Health Photo Contest to recognize these beautiful images and inspiring stories.
Every woman, every child: best practices in strengthening the lives of women and children in conflict
Tues. March 7, 2017 @ 6pm. Paul O'Regan Hall, Halifax Central Library. The panel, hosted by the Canadian Red Cross in partnership with Dalhousie University Global Health Office, will highlight some of the challenges faced when working to strengthen the lives of women and children in these contexts, while also discussing some of the best practices in providing assistance, relief and healthcare to these individuals and families. 

Global Health Blog Highlight

Discussing Global Health issues in our community The global health office invites you to submit your global health stories for our blog at  To find out more about our blog start here.

Other Global Health Events

Thurs. Feb. 23, 2017. @ 6:30pm. Paul O'Regan Hall, Halifax Central Library.
2017 Atlantic Mentorship Network Conference
March 3, 2017. Mi'kmaw Native Friendship Centre, Halifax.
Donate by: March 7, 2017. Dalhousie School of Nursing.
March 7, 2017 @ 4:30 PM. Rebecca Cohn Auditorium.
2017 Crossroads Interdisciplinary Health Research Conerence
Deadline: Mar. 10 & 11, 2017. Halifax, NS.
March 24, 2017. Ottawa, ON.
March 31, 2017. Westin Nova Scotian.
2nd Annual: A Celebration of the Humanities Conference
April 1 & 2, 2017. Dalhousie University Halifax and New Brunswick.
8th Annual CUGH Conference: Healthy People, Healthy Ecosystems
April 7-9, 2017. Washington, DC.
April 22 & 23, 2017. Yale University.
Canadian Nursing Students' Association Conference 2017
April 25-28, 2017. Winnipeg, MB.
CCME Canadian Conference on Medical Education 2017
April 29 - May 2, 2017. Winnipeg, Manitoba.
May 11-13, 2017, Brandon University, Manitoba.
June 1-3, 2017, Ottawa, Canada.
June 12 & 13, 2017. Vancouver, BC.
McGill Summer Institute: Infectious Diseases & Global Health
June 12 & 23, 2017. Montreal, PQ.
Oct. 19-21, 2017. Quebec City.
June 22 - 25, 2018. University of Saskatchewan.
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