Dr. Beverly Johnson MD CCFP
Chair, WGH Canada Launch Committee
The COVID-19 pandemic hit like a terrible storm, hurting people and communities in many different and often disproportionate ways, and we aren’t in the clear yet.
Women’s contributions to health policy, research and practice globally have a profound impact on health systems and livelihoods.
Imagine: you are seven months pregnant and due for your prenatal check-up, but the nearest health centre is 18 kilometres away. With very little money to pay for travel, you have no choice but to walk.