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The 2020 Annual Global Health Nursing Conference

January 28 @ 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm

$10
The University of Toronto Nursing Undergraduate Society (NUS) presents The 2020 Annual Global Health Nursing Conference.

About this Event

The aim of this year’s conference is to bring awareness to current issues in global health, and explore nursing involvement in health initiatives world wide.

We would like to extend a huge thank you to our sponsor Manulife. Your support means a lot to us. http//uoft.me/

Conference breakdown:

4:30pm – Registration and refreshments (C. David Naylor Building, Outside Room NL6)

5:00pm – Conference opening remarks (C. David Naylor Building, Room NL6)

5:15pm – Keynote speech by Dr. Andrea Cortinois (C. David Naylor Building, Room NL6)

6:00pm – Panel Discussion (C. David Naylor Building, Room NL6)

6:45pm – Dinner (Stone Lobby/C. David Naylor Student Commons, Medical Sciences building)

7:30pm – Break-out session 1 (Medical Sciences building)

8:15pm – Break-out session 2 (Medical Sciences building)

9:00pm – Conference closing (Stone Lobby/C. David Naylor Student Commons, Medical Sciences building)

Keynote speaker:

We are honoured to have Dr. Andrea Cortinois as our keynote speaker. Andrea is an Assistant Professor at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto. He is the Lead for the Masters Stream in Collaborative Specialization in Global Health and the Co-Director of Global Migration and Health Initiative (GloMHI). Andrea will share with us the current state of global health as it relates to the impacts of climate crisis and massive, global displacement.