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Bruyère at the 8th Annual Global Health Conference


On November 20, 11 Bruyère Research Institute-affiliated staff, students, and investigators attended the 8th Annual Global Health Conference in Ottawa. This conference was put on by CHEO and the International and Global Health Office (IGHO) at the University of Ottawa, Faculty of Medicine. This year’s theme was WHO 10 Threats to Global Health in 2019.

Collectively they presented eight out of the 16 posters at the conference. Kevin Pottie, MD, also gave a presentation about climate change migrants.
Who was there?
  • Kevin Pottie
  • Vivian Welch
  • Peter Tugwell
  • Janet Hatcher Roberts
  • Mary Ellen Sellers
  • Jennifer Petkovic
  • Charles Thickstun
  • Christine Mathew
  • Rosiane Simeon
  • Elizabeth Tanjong-Ghogomu
  • Alison Riddle
  • Omar Dewidar
  • Olivia Magwood
  • Brittany McKennirey
  • Nazia Sohani