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Haiti Week 2017

Posted by on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 in Global Health, Haiti, News Posts, Surgery and Anesthesiology.

Thursday February 2 | 12:10 – 1 p.m.

Lunch Talk by Dr. Franck Telemaque (Chief of Surgery at the State University Hospital, Port-au-Prince): “Impact of Foreign Aid on the Haitian Medical System” Buttrick Hall 123
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Thursday February 2 | 7 – 8 p.m.

Lecture by Dr. Franck Telemaque and Pierre, “Addressing the Surgical Burden of Disease in Haiti Student Life Center, Board of Trust Room
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Download Flyer: Addressing the Burden of Surgical Disease in Haiti

Friday, February 3 |  12 – 1 p.m.

Lecture by Dr. Meehan, “Popularizing Hydroponics as Climate Change Adaptation in the Caribbean” sponsored by the EOS Environment Project and the Department of Anthropology
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Monday, February 6 | 12:10 – 1:30 p.m.

Kreyol Class (Open to All), Buttrick Hall 123
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Wednesday, February 8 | 6 – 8 p.m.

Haitian Cooking Class in the demo kitchen at the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center
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Friday, February 10 | 12:10 – 1 p.m.

Lecture by Dr. Millien, “Separating Haiti’s First Conjoined Twins: Healthcare in Haiti
lunch provided
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Haiti Week is hosted by the Center for Latin American Studies and the Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health

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