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  • June 15, 2023 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm


The role of the microbiome in global health
The Centre for Global Child Health is a dedicated hub connecting basic scientists at SickKids with health-care professionals around the world. In partnership with the Aga Khan University in Pakistan, Drs. Bhutta and Parkinson are beginning to dissect the pathways by which the microbiome relates to maternal & child health and malnutrition. In addition to showcasing their work, Dr Bhutta will outline opportunities for SickKids scientists to further contribute to global child health.

Featured speakers
Dr. Zulfiqar Bhutta, Co-Director, Director of Research, Centre for Global Child Health, and Senior Scientist, Child Health Evaluative Sciences
Dr. John Parkinson, Senior Scientist, Molecular Medicine

Dr. Shaun Morris, Clinician Scientist, Division of Infectious Diseases, Scientist, Child Health Evaluative Sciences
Dr. Deborah O’Connor, Senior Associate Scientist, Translational Medicine

Download: Research Connections_ June 15 2023