Global Health Seminars

McGill Global Health Programs hosts several multidisciplinary seminar throughout the academic year. The topics cover a range of fields in global health including communicable and non-communicable disease, education and capacity building, policy and economics, environmental and social determinants of health, and innovations and technologies.

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May 18, 2022

9:00 - 10:30 AM

As part of McGill's bicentennial celebration, McGill Global Health Programs present:

Lasting Legacy of the McGill-Ethiopia Community Health Project

McGill Faculty Club 3450 McTavish, Montreal, QC and Online

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May 17, 2022

2:30 - 4:00 PM

As part of McGill's bicentennial celebration, the Canadian Association for Global Health (CAGH) McGill student chapter and McGill Global Health Programs present:

Decolonizing Global Health: Student Perspectives

McGill Faculty Club 3450 McTavish, Montreal, QC and Online

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May 17, 2022

12:30 - 2:00 PM

As part of McGill's bicentennial celebration, McGill Global Health Programs, the McGill Global Health Perspectives Blog and the Pulitzer Center for Crisis Reporting present:

Communicating Global Health Research and Countering Misinformation

McGill Faculty Club 3450 McTavish, Montreal, QC and Online

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May 17, 2022

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

As part of McGill's bicentennial celebration, the McGill Journal of Global Health and McGill Global Health Programs present:

The McGill Journal of Global Health – 2022 Publication Launch

McGill Faculty Club 3450 McTavish, Montreal, QC

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May 17, 2022

8:30 - 10:30 AM

As part of McGill's bicentennial celebration, McGill Global Health Programs present:

Careers in Global and Public Health

McGill Faculty Club 3450  McTavish, Montreal, QC

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January 13, 2022

12:00 - 2:00 PM

McGill Global Health Programs and ThriveHire present:

Global Health Career Readiness Workshop Series -- Session 3: Networking Event

Online

Session 3 information

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November 11, 2021

12:00 - 1:00 PM

McGill Global Health Programs and ThriveHire present:

Global Health Career Readiness Workshop Series -- Session 2: Practical Challenges and Considerations for Global Health Career Development

Online

Session 2 information

Workshop Registration

November 2, 2021

5:00-8:30 PM

Global Health Night 2021: “Be a Catalyst for Change: Careers in Global Health Research”

Dr. Gina Ogilvie
Professor, School of Public HealthUniversity of British Columbia

Online

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October 7, 2021

12:00 - 1:00 PM

McGill Global Health Programs and ThriveHire present:

Global Health Career Readiness Workshop Series -- Session 1: Building your Global Health Career

Online

Session 1 information

Workshop Registration

March 25, 2021

12:00-1:30 PM

Webinar: Overcoming Barriers to Equitable Distribution of COVID-19 vaccines Online

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December 2, 2020

12:00- 1:30 PM

Webinar: Implications of the COVID-19 Pandemic for Nutrition in African Settings Online

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November 2, 2020

5:30-8:00 PM

Global Health Night 2020: “Disrupt and Repair: Addressing Power Asymmetries in Global Health”

Professor Senait Fisseha, Director of Global Programs, Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation; Chief Advisor to the Director-General of the WHO

Online

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Posters

March 23, 2020

9:30-11:30AM

CANCELLED: Film Screening & Conversation: "How to Survive a Plague"

Co-presented by McGill Global Health Programs, the McGill International TB Centre, and the McGill AIDS Centre

Dr. Gregg Gonsalves, leading HIV/AIDS activist, leading member of ACT UP, and MacArthur Genius grant awardee

Thomson House Ballroom, 3650 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC

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March 10, 2020

4:00-5:30PM

CANCELLED: Pulitzer Public Lecture:"A Broken System"

Presented in collaboration with the Pulitzer in Crisis reporting

Jacqueline Charles, Pulitzer Prize finalist and Emmy Award-winning Caribbean Correspondent at the Miami Herald

Purvis Hall Room 25, 1020 avenue des Pins Ouest, Montreal, QC

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November 5, 2019

4:00-7:30PM

Global Health Night 2019: "Global Health and Social Justice"

Keynote speaker: Dr. Mary T. Bassett, Director of the Harvard François-Xavier Bagnoud (FXB) Center for Health and Human Rights and FXB Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

Centre Mont-Royal, 2200 Mansfield Street, Montreal, QC

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October 23, 2019

4:00-5:00PM

Presentation: Optimizing the Use of Routine Health Data in Low Resource Settings

Hannah J. Cooper, Managing Director & Co-Founder at Cooper/Smith

Purvis Hall Room 25, 1020 avenue des Pins Ouest, Montreal, QC

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