Schedule

6th iteration of Global Health Student Young Professionals Summit

“The Challenge of Change- It Starts With US”

Saturday October 19th, 2019 – Ottawa, ON

15:30- 17:00 pm Closing Plenary at Canadian Conference on Global Health

Session:   Intersectoral Action for Governance and Policies/ Action intersectorielle pour la gouvernance et les politiques https://whova.com/embedded/session/csih_201910/739360/?view=

Location:   Delta Ottawa City Centre

101 Lyon Street North Ottawa, Ontario K1R 5T9

Ballroom B/C

17:00- 20:00 pm Social Event (Mix and Mingle)

Location:   Lift Restaurant, Delta Ottawa City Centre

101 Lyon Street North Ottawa, ON, K1R 5T9

Sunday October 20th, 2019 – Ottawa, ON

GHSYP Summit 2019

Location:   Carleton University, Richcraft hall

9376 University Drive, Ottawa ON, K1S 5B6

8:00 – 8:30 am (30 min) – Registration & Poster Set Up

8:30- 8:40 am (10 min) – Welcome & Opening Remarks

8:40 – 9:25 am (45 min) – Opening Keynote

Speaker: Chris Houston, Grand Challenges Canada

9:30 – 10:15 am (40 min) – Poster Presentations + Tea/Coffee

10:15 – 11:55 am (95 min) – Concurrent Workshops​ / Sessions

Workshop/ Seminar Presenters (in no particular order):

  1. Médecins Sans Frontières: Dr. Ann Duggan and Vanessa Rymes (RN)
  2.  Dr. Jennifer Clow, Emergency Physician
  3. Mary Ellen Sellers, Canadian Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases
  4. Dr. Neil Arya, President of Canadian for Research and Education in Peace

11:50 – 12:45 pm (55 min) – LUNCH (Poster Viewing +Networking)

12:45- 13:35 pm (40 min talk, 10 min Q&A) – CAREER PANEL

Speakers: TBD

13:45 – 15:20 pm  (60 min) – Concurrent Workshops​ / Sessions

Workshop/ Seminar Presenters (in no particular order):

  1. Erick Carreras, Ontario federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres
  2. Guatham Krishnaraj (PhDcandidate), McMaster University
  3. Dr. Alison Krentel, University of Ottawa
  4. Rebecca Davidson, Global Health at CARE Canada
  5. IMFSA- Quebec

15:20 – 15:30 (10 min) – Health Break: Tea and coffee

15:30 – 16:15 (35 min talk, 10 min Q&A) – “CLOSING KEYNOTE”

Speaker:

Ayah Nayfeh, (Ph D candidate at UofT), Canadian Foundation of Healthcare Improvement

16:20 – 16:30 (10 min) – Closing Remarks