UCL Centre for Gender and Global Health


Broadcasting live from the Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre:

Title: UCL Centre for Gender and Global Health Launch Day
Dates: Thursday, 16th February 2017

10:30 – 12:45 (GMT),

16:30 – 17:30 (GMT)

Location: Wilkins Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, UCL, 2nd Floor, South Junction, Wilkins Building, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT.
More details: Booking:  uclgenderandhealth.eventbrite.co.uk
Website:  www.ighgc.org


UCL Centre for Gender and Global Health Launch Day

Join us on Thursday 16th February for an exciting day of speeches and panel discussions, funded by the ESRC, to celebrate the launch of the new UCL Centre for Gender and Global Health.

The day will bring together a range of speakers from different disciplines, and will be an opportunity for panelists and attendees to raise questions and explore and debate issues around Gender and Global Health.

For those unable to attend in person, we will be live streaming the Keynote panel and closing discussion. Details and timings of these sessions are below. For the full agenda, see uclgenderandhealth.eventbrite.co.uk.

Join the discussion by tweeting your questions and comments to @UCLGenderHealth and using #GenderHealth.

10:30-10:35 (GMT): Introduction to UCL Centre for Gender and Global Health
Professor Sarah Hawkes, UCL Institute for Global Health

10:35-12:45 (GMT): Keynote Panelists

  1. Rachel Jewkes, Director of the Medical Research Council Gender & Health Research Unit, South Africa
  2. Benno de Keijzer, Professor on health and gender issues, Public Health Institute, University of Veracruz, Mexico
  3. Sabina Alkire, Director of the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative
  4. Maureen Fordham, Professor of Gender and Disaster Resilience and Visiting Professor, UCL Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction

16:30-17:30 (GMT): Wrapping up and feedback from panels
Rapporteurs: Sarah Hawkes, Jennie Gamlin, Jenevieve Mannell and Rebekah Yore

If you wish to attend in person, pre-booking is essential via this link uclgenderandhealth.eventbrite.co.uk.

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