Health Sciences Building, 155 College Street, Room 108
  • March 8, 2017 from 4:10pm to 5:30pm

Speaker: Barry Pakes, BSc, MD, MPH, CCFP, DTMH, FRCPC, PhD, Program Director, Public Health and Preventive Medicine Residency Program, Deputy Chief Medical Officer of Health, Nunavut, Global Health Academic Lead, Postgraduate Medical Education, Assistant Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto

This seminar will explore the methods, findings, and implications of a decade-long program of research, education and practice in Global Health Ethics. Topics include: 1. Defining Global Health using an Empirically Derived Taxonomy; 2. Qualitative Analysis of Values in Global Health Institutions; 3. Motivation of Postgraduate Trainees Studying Global Health; 4. Best Practices in Teaching Global Health Ethics; 5. Global Health Ethical Perspectives of Global Health Specialty Trainees; 6. Guidelines for Ethically and Educationally Sound Global Health Electives in Postgraduate Medicine; 7. Ethical Commitments of International Public Health Practitioners; 8. Ethical Intersections of Global Health and Indigenous Health; 9. Global Health Perspectives of Humanitarians in Training; 10. Using the Global Health Ethical Reflection Matrix (GHERM) – American Experiences. The last third of the seminar will be an interactive session (using iclickers) exploring challenging ethical dilemmas, and their resolution using the GHERM framework, from Canada’s North.

This seminar is free and open to the public. No registration required.