Keynote Speaker: Dr. Cesar Victora, 2017 John Dirks Canada Gairdner Global Health Laureate
Emeritus Professor, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
Lunch: 12:30 p.m.
Lecture: 1:00 p.m.
Keynote lecture followed by a panel discussion and Q & A with experts in global health policy, nutrition and child health epidemiology
The John R. Evans Lectureship in Global Health acknowledges the major role Dr. Evans played in the life of the University of Toronto and his global contributions to the advancement of human health and well-being.
this lecture is also part of the 2017 Gairdner Global Health Symposium and follows a morning keynote presentation, panel discussion and Q & A with global nutrition and development experts:
The First 1,000 Days: How early health and nutrition affect long-term health and development
Time: 9:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Location: SickKids Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning, Auditorium, 2nd floor, 686 Bay St., Toronto, M5G 0A4 (note different location for morning session)