Wed, Nov 24, 2010: Gaza, Haiti, Cuba: Responsible Responses to Medical Emergency

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 7 p.m.
HEALTH SCIENCE BUILDING, ROOM #106
155 COLLEGE STREET, TORONTO

Despite extreme poverty and decades of outside interference, communities dedicate themselves to provide effective health care.

Discussing emergency and long-term health care:

  • Dr. Tanya Zakrison was in Haiti after the earthquake.
  • Dr. Abdel-Rahman Lawendy provided emergency health care in Gaza during Cast Lead (2008-2009).
  • Dr. Chris Keefer will speak about Cuban public health care that emerged as a response to the Special Period emergency.