Canadian Refugee Health Conference 2011

May 24-26 2011, University of Toronto Conference Centre

Chair and Course Director, Dr. Anna Banerji




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CRHC 2011

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Plenary Speakers

  • Dr. Elizabeth Barnett, Boston Medical Center Pediatric Infirmary, Pediatric Infectious Disease Medicine and Pediatrics – Addressing Health Disparities Over the Life Course 
  • Dr. David Butler-Jones, Canada’s Chief Public Health Officer – Refugee Health from the PHAC Perspective 
  • Dr. Dan Roth, Pediatric Nutrition Expert, Hospital for Sick Children, Nutrition Issues in Refugees: Vitamin D and Malnutrition 
  • Dr. Atryi Mukherji, HIV specialist, McMaster University, The Challenges of HIV for Refugees in Canada  
  • Dr. Christina Greenaway, Infectious Disease Specialist, McGill University, Susceptibility to Childhood Vaccine Preventable Diseases in Immigrants and Refugees: An Unrecognized Group at Risk  
  • Dr. Paul Spiegel, Emergency Team Leader – Côte d’Ivoire and Chief, Public Health and HIV Section United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees – Health Care Needs of  People Affected by Conflict: Future Trends and Changing Frameworks