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Announcing the first annual ONTARIO COALITION INSTITUTE

Announcing the first annual ONTARIO COALITION INSTITUTE Following the “style” of its earlier Summer Institutes, the Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research is pleased to announce an innovative and more localized pilot model—the Ontario Coalition Institute (OCI). The OCI is a collaborative venture involving four southern Ontario universities, all of whom are CCGHR institutional members. Read more >

Open letter to Ministers Bibeau and Philpott – PAC Committee

Recognizing the “policy window” opened by the new Liberal government, the CCGHR’s Policy and Advocacy Committee (PAC) recently submitted an open letter to The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, and The Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Health, addressing the importance of global health research. Led by committee co-chairs, Michael Clarke and Katrina Read more >

UAC May Update

Some new information This month’s update introduces the activities of a new working group, and provides some details about the next UAC workshop in Vancouver in November.  Also included is a note about an interesting editorial in a recent Lancet. Working Group on Curriculum Sharing  In the UAC website, under the “working groups” tab, you Read more >