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Global Health Office

Bi-weekly Bulletin
Inside Global Health
March 6, 2017
Volume 9, Issue 5
2017 Global Health Awards - Due Today!
Nominations Due: March 6, 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 - Due Today!
Submissions Due: March 6, 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.
African Heritage Month Events
March 7, 2017. African Heritage Month: Open Lecture Series, Tupper Medical Building. 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.
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

Improving Mental Health in the Workplace Often when we discuss illness and health, we focus solely on physical wellbeing, new infectious disease outbreaks like Ebola, the management and treatment of chronic diseases or injury. Considerably less attention is paid to the invisible, hidden illnesses..... read more here.

Other Global Health Events

Donate by: March 7, 2017. Dalhousie School of Nursing.
March 7, 2017 @ 4:30 PM. Rebecca Cohn Auditorium.
March 9, 2017 @ 1-4 PM. Just US! Spring Garden Rd. Halifax.
March 9, 2017 @ 7-10 PM. The Old Triangle, Prince St. Halifax.
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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