Forgotten Needs: Public Health in Complex Environments
Partners: Government of Canada and Dalhousie University
Date: Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Time: 1 – 3 p.m.
Location: Windsor Foundation Classroom, Pier 21 Immigration Museum, 1055 Marginal Road, Halifax, NS B3H 4P7
Cost: Free (Registration required)
The Canadian Red Cross Global Health Unit, in partnership with Dalhousie Global Health Office, will host a workshop on public health in complex emergencies.
Participants will be split into groups and will work through a case study on one of many topics relating to public health in complex emergencies, with mentoring from the workshop leaders.
Topics could include, but are not limited to: non-communicable diseases, such as malnutrition, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (MNCH); and epidemics, such as cholera.
- Laura Archer, Canadian Red Cross Advisor, Health in Emergencies
- Dr. Ayham Alomari, Canadian Red Cross, Senior Health Manager
Click here to register. Deadline is October 20, 2017.