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Global Health Office

Bi-weekly Bulletin
Inside Global Health
March 19, 2018
Volume 10, Issue 06
Pre-Departure Training Sessions (For Global Health Education Experiences) February 14, March 21 & April 5, 2018. Are you a student in the Faculty of Health or Medicine?  Are you planning to work in a resource-limited community or a foreign health system in summer 2018?  The Global Health Office will be facilitating several sessions to help you prepare and understand your role as a learner while in the host community. 
Imhotep’s Legacy Academy Summer Research Award March 30, 2018. Three $6,500 scholarships will be awarded--one for each Faculty. The scholarships are open to students of African heritage enrolled in undergraduate studies at any post-secondary institution in Nova Scotia.
IWK Global Health Fair Event Date: May 9, 2018. Submission deadline: April 6, 2018. Everyone is invited to attend this opportunity to learn about the great work being done globally and locally by our health care community and beyond.

Global Health Blog Highlight

Experiences of Black Mothers in Hospitals - Past, Present and Future: On February 28th 2018, the HAAC-SO (Health Association of African Canadians Student Organization) held a panel discussion at Dalhousie about the experiences of black mothers in hospitals...due to the recent social media backlash surrounding the medical maltreatment of superstar, No.1 ranking, tennis player, Serena Williams after she gave birth to her daughter in an emergency more here.

Other Global Health Events

March 21, 2018. Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax.
March 22, 2018. Rowe Building, Dalhousie.
Bethune Round Table in Global Surgery
March 25 - 27, 2018. Toronto, Canada.
Abstracts: March 30, 2018. Event: May 18, 2018. Dalhousie University.
Deadline: April 3, 2018.
PEGASUS Conference
April 27 - 28, 2018. Toronto, Canada.
April 28 - May 1, 2018. Halifax, NS.
Due: April 30, 2018.
June 11 - 22, 2018. McGill University.
5th International One Health Congress in Saskatoon
June 22 - 25, 2018. University of Saskatchewan.
June 25 - 26, 2018. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
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