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Global Health Office

Bi-weekly Bulletin
Inside Global Health
October 24, 2016
Volume 8, Issue 19
2017 Institutes: University of Graz, Austria
Applications Deadline: Oct 31, 2016. Apply today for these 4-6 week opportunities in Pediatrics for medical students. Med 4 students are eligible for the Winter session and Med 1 & Med 2 students can participate over the summer.
Call for Applications: Local Global Health Elective
Applications Due: Nov. 14, 2016. Are you a Med 1 or Med 2 student looking for a global health elective in Canada? We’re looking for students who want to learn more about global health issues at home to participate in this unique half-year elective.
CCGHR Annual General Meeting 2016
Nov 22, 2016. Webcast in Tupper Bldg C206 - CRC. The Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research (CCGHR) will be holding its 13th Annual General Meeting.  Members at Dalhousie are welcome to join the Global Health Office for the webcast. 
Call for Applications: Queen Elizabeth Scholars
Applications Due: Jan. 27, 2017.  The Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholars program offers opportunities for Senior undergraduate and Graduate students. We are now accepting applications to work with our partners in Tanzania.
Dal Med Class of '72 Global Health Education Bursary
Applications Due: Jan. 30, 2017.   The MD Class of 1972 have established an Endowment Fund with the Global Health Office to provide bursaries to fourth-year medical student to pursue an international education experience.
2017 Global Health Awards
Nominations Due: March 5, 2017. 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.

Global Health Blog Highlight

Kite Mosquito Patches and the SDGs:  Mosquitos are annoying, plentiful, and at times, dangerous. Whether you’re on a camping trip in a Canadian national park or walking to school in Dar es Salaam Tanzania, mosquitos are an irritating and potentially fatal part of our lives here.

Other Global Health Events

Pharmacists & Your Mental Health
Oct 27, 2016. Halifax Cetral Library.
JRJ Chair Distinguished Lecture Series: Professor Carolyn Cooper
Oct 28, 2016 @ 7pm. MacMechan Auditorium, Killam Memorial Library, Dalhousie University.
National Conference on Ending Homelessness
Nov 2-4, 2016. London, ON.
Sharing the Land, Sharing a Future: National Forum
Nov 2-4, 2016. University of Manitoba, Winnipeg.
Food Justice: Poverty, Politics & Public Health
Nov 3, 2016 @ 7:30pm. Halifax Seaport Market.
AFMC Charles Boelen International Social Accountability Award
Submission Deadline: Nov 4, 2016.
Partnerships, Policy, and Progress: Healthy Lives for Women, Children, and Adolescents Worldwide
Nov 3 & 4, 2016. Montreal, Canada.
Health Achieve East
Nov 7 & 8, 2016. Halifax, NS.
T J (Jock) Murray Visiting Scholar Public Lecture: Restoring the Balance? Women in American Medicine from the 19th Century to the Present
Nov 8, 2016. Halifax, Moncton, Saint John and Miramichi.
Lowitja Institute International Indigenous Health & Wellbeing Conference 2016
Nov 8-10, 2016. Melbourne, Australia.
2016 Atlee Lecture: Dr. Medge Owen, Global health system strengthening
Nov 9, 2016 @ 6pm. Lindsay Room, Halifax Central Library.
Racism, Indigenous Perspectives with Senator Murray Sinclair
Nov 9, 2016 @ 7pm. McNally Theatre, Saint Mary's University.
4th Global Symposium on Health Systems Research
Dates: Nov. 14-18, 2016
Call for Nominations: CUGH Leadership Awards
Nomination deadline: Nov 16, 2016
Canadian Undergraduate Conference on Healthcare
Dates: Nov. 18-20, 2016
IWK Interdisciplinary Research Conference
Dates: Nov. 24 & 25, 2016
Student Research Scholarships: Physicians for Global Survival
Submission deadline: Nov. 30, 2016
CUGH Faculty Development Webinar Series: Teaching Global Health through an Interprofessional Lens
Dec. 7, 2016.
Conference on Human Right in Nova Scotia
Dec. 9, 2016. CHEB 170
April 22 & 23, 2017. Yale University.
CCME Canadian Conference on Medical Education 2017
April 29 - May 2, 2017. Winnipeg, Manitoba.
June 1-3, 2017, Ottawa, Canada.
June 12 & 13, 2017. Vancouver, BC.
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