Canadian Refugee Health Conference 2009

May 24-26 2009, University of Toronto Conference Centre

Founder, Chair and Course Director: Dr. Anna Banerji




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CRHC 2009

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Plenary Speakers

  • Dr. Patricia Walker, Medical Director, HealthPartners Travel and Tropical Medicine Center, – Challenges in Refugee Health 
  • Dr. Ann Duggan, Citizenship and Immigration Canada /Yasmine Dossal COSTI Immigrant Services, Refugee health overseas and settlement in Canada 
  • Dr. Morton Beiser, Psychiatrist, University of Toronto, Mental Health in Refugees 
  • Dr. David Butler-Jones, , Canada’s Chief Public Health Officer, An update on Refugee Health in Canada, 
  • Dr. Mona Loutfy, HIV specialist, Women’s College Hospital, HIV in Refugees 
  • Dr. Kamran Khan, Associate Professor Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Tuberculosis in refugees 
  • Dr. Stanley Zlotkin, Professor Nutritional Sciences & Paediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, Nutritional deficiencies in refugees