Public Lecture - Developing a global health research program: ‘Drafting at sea’ or ‘swimming in information’

Prof. Judy Mills in collaboration with the School of Nursing and Midwifery would be given the public lecture. She  is a Professor Emeritus in the faculty of Nursing at the University of Alberta, where she was the Associate Dean, Global Health from 2007 – 2012.

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ABSTRACT

In this presentation, the researcher will discuss the rationale for integrating a global perspective in research programs. She would review the meaning of global health research and related concepts. The opportunities in global health and some of the tensions as well as challenges inherent to doing global research will be highlighted. Finally, she would provide an example of a global research program from her perspective as a professor in nursing.

Tuesday March 28, 2017. 2.00PM - 4.00PM
ISSER Conference Hall