CGPH Journal Club
CGPH JOURNAL CLUB MEETINGS ARE HELD ON THE 5TH FLOOR OF THE BASIC MEDICAL SCIENCES BLDG, ROOM #540, MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY DEPARTMENT

The goal of the journal club is to increase awareness and inspire dialogue about issues relevant to global health.


May 8, 2013

Carmen Lopez-Hille will lead a discusion on - Tuberculosis in India.  The article to be discussed:

"Mismanagement of tuberculosis in India:  Causes, consequences and the way forward".
Anurag Bhargava et al.

 

April 10, 2013

Dr. Sharon Bruce will lead a discussion on - Health Care for Women.  The article to be discussed:

"Understanding the gender aspects of Tuberculosis: A narrative analysis of the lived experiences of women with TB in slums of Delhi, India".
Koushambhi Basu Khan

 

March 13, 2013

Dr. MaryAnne Crockett lead a discussion on - Global Health at the University of Manitoba. The article to be discussed:

"Community-based intervention packages facilitated by NGOs demonstrate plausible evidence for child mortality impact.  Health Policy and Planning 2013:1-13".
Ricca J, Kureshy N, LeBan K, Prosnitz D, Ryan L.

 

February 20, 2013

Dr. Allan Ronald lead a discussion on - The University of Manitoba's work in global health and discussion around priorities and directions for future involvement in global public health.

 

December 12, 2012

Dr. Lisa Avery lead a discussion on - Incentives/cash transfers in public health. The article to be discussed:

"India's JSY cash transfer program for maternal health: Who participates and who doesn't - a report from Ujjain district".
Kristi Sidney, Vishal Diwan, Ziad El-Khatib, Ayesha de Costa.

 

November 14, 2012

Dr. James Blanchard lead a discussion on - Global Health and National Borders. The article to be discussed:

"Global health and national borders: the ethics of foreign aid in a time of financial crisis".
Mira Johri, Ryoa Chung, Angus Dawson, Ted Schrecker