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Global Health Office

Bi-weekly Bulletin
Inside Global Health
February 4, 2019
Volume 11, Issue 3
Show Up and Write Thursdays (SUWT) Thursday mornings. Next session Feb 7, 2019.  Dal Global Health offers a "show up and write thursdays" (SUWT) space to write with peers, discuss the challenges and successes of writing about your research, and learn new writing tips.
Community of Practice: Global Health monthly meetings. Next session Feb 20, 2019. 12-1PM.  Dal Global Health is establishing a Community of Practice for Global Health, designed to work with faculty, students and staff towards the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development with a focus on improving health outcomes globally.
Black Research Symposium
Feb. 8 & 9, 2019.  Dalhousie University.  A two-day event showcasing Black scholars and research on Black issues conducted in the community from all disciplines.
IPHE Mini Course: Exploring Global Health Through Cultural Humility
Feb & Mar 2019 (4 modules).  Dalhousie University.  This mini course will introduce students to foundational competencies in global health education, such as the global burden of disease, human rights and equity, and the related concept and practice of One Health.
Indigenous Health: Kitpu Wise March Break Health Science Camp
Application Deadline: Feb. 22, 2019.  Camp Dates: March 18-22, 2019. Dalhousie University.  Indigenous youth (aged 15-18) are invited to the Dalhousie campus for a week of hands on exposure to clinical health education programs and cultural experiences.
Call for Nominations: 2019 Global Health Awards
Nomination Deadline: Mar 4, 2019.  The Global Health Awards were established to recognize the outstanding contribution made to the global health community by our Medical faculty and residents as well as students in Medicine, Health and Dentistry. Nominate someone today!
Call for Submissions: Global Health Photo Contest
Submission Deadline: Mar 4, 2019.  Do you have outstanding photos that tell a compelling story about your global health experience?  Each year we host the Global Health Photo Contest to recognize these beautiful images and inspiring stories.  This contest is open to students, residents, faculty and staff at Dalhousie.  Submit today!

Global Health Blog Highlight

AKWAABA (Welcome) – A Welcome to a new perspective on Health: This past summer I had the opportunity to attend a conference in Accra, Ghana, with a group of African Nova Scotians from varying disciplines. We attended the African Youth and Governance Conference, now the African Youth and Governance convergence...... read more

Other Global Health Events

Celebrate African Heritage Month 2019
Feb 2019. Various locations in Nova Scotia.
CH&E Seminar Series: Nova Scotia's Opioid Use and Overdose Framework
Feb 4, 2019 @ 12-1PM. Tupper Theatre C.
ACIC International Development Week Dialogue
Feb 7, 2019 @ 4-6PM. TD Building, 5495 Spring Garden Rd. Halifax.
Feb 11, 2019. @ 6PM. Vinnie's Pub, MSVU
Black and Immigrant Women's Network Event Featuring Cynthia Dorrington
Feb 11, 2019. Paul O'Regan Hall
Grand Challenges Canada: OPTions Innovation Initiative
Feb 12, 2019.
Feb 13, 2019.
Application Deadline: Feb 18, 2019.
Feb 19-21, 2019. Wu Centre, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton
2019 Emerging Health Leaders Program
Spring OR Summer 2019. McMaster University.
2019 CUGH: Translation and Implementation for Impact in Global Health
March 8 - 10, 2019. Chicago IL.
2019 Crossroads Interdisciplinary Health Research Conference
Conference: March 15 & 16, 2019. Halifax, NS.
CCME 2019
April 13 - 16, 2019. Niagara Falls, ON.
Application Deadline: July 2019. Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto.
11th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health 2019
Sept. 16-20, 2019. Liverpool, UK.
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