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Dr. Adrienne Chan: Committed to Equity and Social Justice

Dr. Adrienne Chan has made a difference to lives around the world. An infectious disease specialist, Chan treated some of Toronto’s first SARS patients when she was a third-year resident during the 2003 outbreak. Since then, she has established public health programs in southern Africa and helped get 13,000 patients in Malawi on antiretroviral therapy for HIV. In 2014, she worked with the World Health Organization to provide care to Ebola patients and survivors in Sierra Leone.
Jun 19 / 2018

Plugging Data Gaps: Food and Global Child Health

Half of all adolescents in some low-income countries are stunted from malnutrition, estimates suggest. At the same time, school-age kids in many of these countries face a growing problem of excess body weight. How do the conditions that influence food choices in these countries affect the health of older children? We don’t know.
Jun 15 / 2018

The ‘Write’ Elective for Residents

Medical residents with an interest in communications can now take an elective honing their writing skills for U of T-linked website Healthy Debate.
Jun 15 / 2018

Medicine by Design awards $1 million to advance new ideas in regenerative medicine

Three Faculty of Medicine researchers are among five U of T recipients of a 2018 New Ideas Award from Medicine by Design.
Jun 13 / 2018
Jun 26 Annual Faculty of Medicine Grant Writing Workshop - 2018
Workshop/Seminar | 9:00am–12:00pm
Aug
15 – 17
Too Much Medicine Symposium 2018
Symposium | All day
Sep 28 MyGOALS – Multi-disciplinary Gynecologic Oncology Annual Lecture Series
Lecture | 7:30am–4:45pm
Sep 28 Multi-disciplinary Gynecologic Oncology Annual Lecture Series (MyGOALS)
Lecture | 7:30am–4:45pm
Oct
16 – 18
CPD Foundations
Workshop/Seminar | 12:00pm–1:30pm
Oct
22 – 25
Wilson Centre Atelier - Qualitative Research: An Introduction
Workshop/Seminar | 8:00am–5:00pm
Oct 26 Toronto Neurology Update
Conference | 7:00am–3:30pm

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