From November 5-7th, lab members Margot Charette and Sarah MacVicar attended the Canadian Conference on Global Health here in Montreal.
Hossam Elsharkaw, Director of Emergencies and Recovery from Canadian Red Cross summarized their experience during the Ebola crisis in West Africa as ‘we learn lessons but often fail to translate to action when needed’.
Le renforcement des capacités est un domaine auquel participent des acteurs venant de milieux variés à des échelles diverses. C’est ainsi qu’Erica Di Ruggiero a débuté la conférence plénière de ce vendredi 6 novembre.
After three successful conference days, it was telling to see the ballroom full with participants eager to hear the panellists’ perspectives on the future of Global Health (GH).
“Critical reflections on approaches to building global health research capacity” was the topic of discussion at the CCGH morning plenary on Nov 6th. What did the panelists have to say?