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THE 2018 CANADA GAIRDNER GLOBAL HEALTH SYMPOSIUM

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Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning

686 Bay Street

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Toronto, ON M5G 0A4

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Gairdner Foundation in collaboration with SickKids Centre for Global Child Health, Dalla Lana School of Public Health and Grand Challenges Canada present:

THE 2018 CANADA GAIRDNER GLOBAL HEALTH SYMPOSIUM

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning, Auditorium
686 Bay Street, Toronto


What are the Big Challenges to Improving Global Health? Insights from the Global Burden of Disease Study


Distinguished Speakers:

Dr. Christopher J.L. Murray and Dr. Alan D. Lopez
2018 John Dirks Canada Gairdner Global Health Award Winners
Co-Founders of the Global Burden of Disease (GBD) Study

Panelists:
Dr. Nadia Akseer, SickKids Centre for Global Child Health; Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
Dr. James Blanchard, University of Manitoba
Dr. Pamela Y. Collins, University of Washington

Opening and Closing Remarks:
Dr. Janet Rossant, President, Gairdner Foundation
Dr. Stanley Zlotkin, Chief, SickKids Centre for Global Child Health

Luncheon will follow the Symposium from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in the PGCRL gallery.

Link to the live webcast: https://zoom.us/j/933282019

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