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2017 Gairdner Global Health Symposium
Start date:
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Time:
9 AM to 2:30PM
Location:
Morning session: Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning, Auditorium 2nd floor, 686 Bay St, Toronto. Afternoon session: Campbell Conference Facility, Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto
Event Open To:
Public
Registration Instructions:
Please click on the link below to register.
Details:

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Cesar Victora, 2017 John Dirks Canada Gairdner Global Health Laureate; Emeritus Professor, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil.

Symposium Agenda:

Morning Keynote Presentation: 
'The First 1,000 Days: How early health and nutrition affect long-term health and development'
Panel discussion and Q & A with global nutrition and development experts
Time: 9:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Location: SickKids Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning, Auditorium, 2nd floor, 686 Bay St., Toronto, M5G 0A4

Networking Lunch:
Time:
12:30 to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Campbell Conference Facility, Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, M5S 3K7

Afternoon Keynote Presentation: 
'Think Locally, Act Globally: How research carried out in Pelotas, Brazil contributed to equitable global policies'
Panel discussion and Q & A with local global health policy, child health epidemiology and community nutrition experts
Time:1:00 to 2:30 p.m.
Location: Campbell Conference Facility, Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, M5S 3K7

Registration:

Please click here to register for the event.

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